Posted on Wednesday, July 20, 2022 11:38 AM
For immediate release (July 20, 2022) - Please be advised that due to the inclement weather forecasted for the evening of July 20, 2022, the Grand Reopening of the Rotary Aqua Theatre event has been postponed.
City staff are working with the Rotary Club of Orillia and the scheduled performers to find a new date to celebrate the Rotary Aqua Theatre’s rich history and its reopening after a significant restoration. Watch for updates regarding this event on the City of Orillia’s Facebook and Twitter...
Posted on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 10:56 AM
For immediate release (July 19, 2022) – Due to the heat warning in place, the City of Orillia is opening air-conditioned cooling and hydration centres for public use. The City encourages anyone – especially those susceptible to extreme heat – to make use of the centres. The cooling centres will remain open until the heat warning is lifted.
The following public places have been identified as cooling and hydration centres:
Orillia Public Library
36 Mississaga St. W. ...
Posted on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 10:45 AM
For immediate release (July 19, 2022) - The City of Orillia has received notice from the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit that swimming advisories have been issued for Couchiching Beach, located at Couchiching Beach Park, and Portage Bay, 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,...
Posted on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 08:39 AM
The Roads Division of Environment and Infrastructure Services has closed one lane on the east side of the road, north bound lane of University Avenue between Harvie Settlement Road and Hunter Valley Road due to a cavity that developed in the road infrastructure.
This lane closure will be in effect until crews are able to make the necessary road repairs. We will notify once this lane has been re-opened and all repairs have been made.
Please contact Lynda Smith, Supervisor of Roads with...
Posted on Friday, July 15, 2022 08:13 AM
Orillia Community Services Twitter account closing effective Aug. 1, 2022
Please be advised that effective Aug. 1, 2022, the Orillia Community Services Twitter account (@OrilliaPRC) will be closed.
To stay up to date on City of Orillia news on Twitter, follow the City of Orillia at @cityorillia.
For questions or concerns, please contact Recreation and Youth...