Posted on Wednesday, June 28, 2023 03:48 PM
For immediate release (June 28, 2023) - The City of Orillia has received notice from the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit that a swim advisory has been issued for Couchiching Beach, located at Couchiching Beach Park, and Moose Beach, located at J.B. Tudhope Memorial Park, due to a higher than normal bacteria count.
A swimming advisory is issued when the bacteria levels exceed those considered acceptable by the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit. An advisory is a warning to swimmers, but it is...
Posted on Wednesday, June 28, 2023 09:54 AM
Council of the City of Orillia will consider a By-law at its regular meeting on July 17, 2023 to stop up and permanently close a portion of the Oxford Street road allowance lying to the east of Bayview Drive.
The location and extent of the portion of road allowance to be closed is shown on the map below and includes the property legally described as Part 1, Plan 51R-44081 and Parts 2 & 3, Plan 51R-14506.
The City intends to retain ownership of the lands for the purpose of reconstruction of the...
Posted on Tuesday, June 27, 2023 02:48 PM
Orillia Recreation Centre and Orillia Public Library available for relief from smoke
For immediate release (June 27, 2023) – Environment and Climate Change Canada has issued a special air quality statement advising that high levels of air pollution will develop due to smoke from forest fires.
As a result of wildfires burning in northeastern Ontario and Quebec, the wildfires are producing smoke that is anticipated to move into the Orillia area the afternoon or evening of June 27, affecting local...
Posted on Tuesday, June 27, 2023 10:00 AM
City of Orillia administrative offices will be closed on Monday, July 3, 2023 for Canada Day. This includes:
- Orillia City Centre (50 Andrew St. S.)
- Municipal Operations Centre (20 James St. W.)
- Wastewater Treatment Centre (40 Kitchener St.)
- Water Filtration Plant (200 Bay St.)
- Waste Diversion Site (100 Kitchener St.)
Hours of operation for other City facilities/services include:
Orillia Transit/OWLS: No service on Saturday, July 1.
Orillia Recreation Centre (255 West St. S.): Open with reduced hours on Saturday...
Posted on Monday, June 26, 2023 10:25 AM
Orillia Transit Service Notice
Transit Modifications and Transit Terminal Relocations: See You on the Patio
Starting Friday June 30, 2023, the following road closures will be in effect for See You on the Patio:
• Mississaga Street West between West Street and Andrew Street,
• Mississaga Street East from Peter Street to Matchedash Street and
• Peter Street South between Mississaga Street and Colburne Street.
To accommodate these road closures the following transit detours and changes will be...