Special Council Meeting - May 29, 2023
Posted on Friday, May 12, 2023 10:58 AM
A Special Council Meeting regarding Teambuilding, Strategic Plan, New Process for Enquiry Motions, Rotary Place Improvements, and File Updates has been scheduled for Monday, May 29, 2023 at 11:00 AM at the Orillia Fire Station 1, Training Room, 500 Gill Street. A portion of this meeting will be held in closed session.
Please note: The meeting will be held in-person. Members of the public who wish to attend during the open session portions of the meeting are welcome.
Further information is available...
Temporary Road Closure - May 15, 2023 - 29 Rose Avenue
Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023 01:15 PM
The road will be closed at 29 Rose Avenue between Carlton Street and Westmount Avenue on Monday, May 15, 2023 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. for site servicing work.
- Detour details: Carlton Street to Dunn Avenue to Westmount Drive South.
- Rain date: Tuesday May 16, 2023.
- Emergency and Bus services have been notified.
Contact Chris Hoos, Superintendent of Collection and Distribution with the Environment and Infrastructure Services Department of the City of Orillia, at 705-325-2293.
New waterfront shuttle pilot program begins May 20 in Orillia
Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023 01:07 PM
Sunshine Shuttle will transport parkgoers from Lot 6 to Couchiching Beach Park
For immediate release (May 11, 2023) – Just in time for the busy Victoria Day long weekend, the City of Orillia is launching a shuttle pilot program to provide convenient transportation to Couchiching Beach Park starting on May 20.
“With the many revitalization projects taking place in the downtown waterfront area, the City is exploring alternatives to traditional parking options this summer to provide convenient access...
Have your say to help shape the future of Downtown Orillia
Posted on Wednesday, May 10, 2023 01:15 PM
Downtown Tomorrow Plan Update survey available until June 13
For immediate release (May 10, 2023) – The City of Orillia invites members of the public to have their say and provide feedback through an online survey to help inform an update of the current Downtown Tomorrow Plan, which provides a long-term vision for the City’s downtown.
“The Downtown Tomorrow Plan was informed by input from our community and has guided the direction of many initiatives to better Orillia’s downtown area. Now it’s...
Historic Brewery Bay boathouse opening to visitors with new exhibit
Posted on Wednesday, May 10, 2023 11:37 AM
Launch event takes place May 20 with variety of activities
For immediate release (May 10, 2023) – Join the Leacock Museum on May 20, 2023 from 1 to 4 p.m. as it ‘sets sail’ to its newest exhibit, Boating Old Brewery Bay, with a launch event full of activities, historic boats, entertainment,and the opportunity to tour the historic Old Brewery Bay boathouse.
“The Old Brewery Bay boathouse is one of Orillia’s most prominent landmarks. This new exhibit will give visitors to the Leacock Museum an...