Council greenlights temporary measures to put ice back in at Rotary Place
Posted on Thursday, December 01, 2022 04:33 PM
For immediate release (Dec. 1, 2022) – Orillia Council has approved temporary measures to get user groups back on the ice at Rotary Place as soon as possible.
At a special meeting on Dec. 1, 2022, Council authorized staff to execute an agreement for the rental, installation and other potential costs associated with installing a temporary refrigeration system at Rotary Place for up to 18 months with a total cost limit of $425,000. The funding was allocated from the Tax Rate Stabilization Reserve.
Foundry Park Design Plan Community Workshop #2 takes place Dec. 14
Posted on Wednesday, November 30, 2022 02:45 PM
For immediate release (Nov. 30, 2022) – Members of the public are invited to learn more about the Foundry Park Design Plan project at a Community Workshop taking place on Dec. 14 at 6 p.m. in the Council Chamber at the Orillia City Centre (50 Andrew St. S.).
“With the help of our community, the City is exploring the design of a potential skateboard park and playground at Foundry Park. The feedback we receive through the upcoming workshop on Dec. 14 will be instrumental to determine the...
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Forum takes place Nov. 30
Posted on Wednesday, November 16, 2022 03:36 PM
Members needed for Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Community Roundtable
For immediate release (Nov. 16, 2022) – Residents and organizations are invited to take part in an open forum at the Orillia Public Library on Nov. 30, 2022 at 5 p.m. regarding the establishment of an Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) Roundtable.
The forum will provide an update on results of the research and consultation with stakeholders and community members conducted earlier in 2022 and includes an open call for...
Inaugural meeting of the 2022-2026 Orillia Council on Nov. 21
Posted on Tuesday, November 15, 2022 03:07 PM
For immediate release (Nov. 15, 2022) – The inaugural meeting of the 2022-2026 term of Orillia City Council is on Monday, Nov. 21, 2022 at 4 p.m. in the Orillia Council Chamber.
Members of the media and the public are invited to attend the ceremonial meeting.
2022-2026 Council Inaugural Meeting
Monday, Nov. 21, 2022
50 Andrew St. S.
The Honourable Justice...
Digital holiday scavenger hunt coming to Downtown Orillia
Posted on Monday, November 14, 2022 02:41 PM
For immediate release (Nov. 14, 2022) – The City of Orillia, in partnership with the My Main Street, Local Business Accelerator program and the Downtown Orillia Management Board (DOMB), is pleased to announce the Orillia Discover Downtown Goosechase scavenger hunt, which is aimed to encourage visiting, shopping, and dining in downtown Orillia over the holiday season.
Goosechase is an online platform that lets participants view and actively complete various missions for points and prizes. This scavenger...