Road Closures - Centennial Drive Phase 2
Posted on Friday, March 03, 2023 03:55 PM
NOTICE OF ROAD CLOSURES – Centennial Drive Area Improvements Project - Phase 2
As part of Phase 2 of the Centennial Drive Area Improvements Project: Reconstruction of the Canice Street/Centennial Drive/Mississaga Street East Corridor for the City of Orillia, the following road closures will begin March 6th, 2023:
CENTENNIAL DRIVE REMAINS CLOSED BETWEEN MISSISSAGA STREET EAST AND TECUMSETH STREET
NEW: CANICE STREET FROM TECUMSETH STREET TO BRANT STREET EAST
NEW: TECUMSETH STREET EAST OF PARKVIEW...
Orillia to launch Innovation Collective
Posted on Wednesday, March 01, 2023 01:37 PM
For immediate release (March 1, 2023) – At a special meeting on Feb. 28, 2023, Orillia City Council approved the launch of an Orillia & Lake Country Innovation Collective three-year pilot project to provide economic development support services to the community that are aimed to foster collaboration, ideation and to develop and implement innovative thinking.
The Innovation Collective, which will be managed by the City’s Business Development, Culture and Tourism Department and supported by an...
Orillia Council approves 2023 budget
Posted on Tuesday, February 28, 2023 04:17 PM
Bill 23 impacts and County contract increase account for almost 2% of levy increase
For immediate release (Feb. 28, 2023) – While balancing the financial impacts of historically high inflation rates, effects of the Province’s Bill 23, and service contract pressures, Orillia Council approved a 2023 budget with a 2.79 per cent tax rate increase at its Special Council meeting on Feb. 27, 2023.
“This was the first budget for our Council term and despite being faced with significant economic pressures...
Call to artists open for new Orillia Recreation Centre gallery exhibit ‘Momentum’
Posted on Friday, February 24, 2023 01:28 PM
For immediate release (Feb. 24, 2023) – The Art in Public Places Committee is launching a new Call to Artists for the Orillia Recreation Centre’s art gallery, The Stack.
The Call invites artists to interpret the theme ‘Momentum,’ either through new or existing original works of art. The deadline for submissions is March 20, 2023. The Call is open to everyone; however, preference will be given to local/regional artists.
“Orillia is home to many talented artists and The Stack Gallery at the Orillia...
Notice of the Passing of a Development Charges By-law - Revised
Posted on Wednesday, February 22, 2023 04:47 PM
NOTICE OF THE PASSING OF A DEVELOPMENT CHARGES BY-LAW
TAKE NOTICEthat the Council of the Corporation of the City of Orillia passed By-law Number 2023-009 on the 13th day of February, 2023, under Section 2 of the Development Charges Act, 1997. This by-law replaces By-law Number 2018-14, being a by-law for the imposition of Development Charges, as amended;
AND TAKE NOTICEthat any person or organization may appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal under Section 14 of the Act, in respect of the Development...