City of Orillia Temporary Power Outage Impacts - Aug. 31, 2022
Posted on Wednesday, August 31, 2022 04:11 PM
Update: Aug. 31, 2022 at 6:07 p.m.
Power has been restored to City of Orillia municipal facilities, including the Orillia Recreation Centre and the Orillia Opera House. Regular programming will resume as scheduled.
Most City of Orillia municipal facilities are experiencing impacts to phones, internet and electronic payment capabilities due to the power outage (Aug. 31)....
Labour Day Holiday Schedule 2022
Posted on Tuesday, August 30, 2022 09:33 AM
City of Orillia administrative offices are closed on Monday, Sept. 5, 2022 for Labour Day. This includes:
- Orillia City Centre (50 Andrew St. S.)
- Municipal Operations Centre (20 James St. W.)
- Wastewater Treatment Centre (40 Kitchener St.)
- Orillia Waste Diversion Site (100 Kitchener St.)
- Orillia Opera House (20 Mississaga St. W.) – The Box Office phone line will be closed. Tickets are available 24/7 at orilliaoperahouse.ca.
- Orillia Public Library (36 Mississaga St. W.)
Orillia Transit/OWLS – No service...
Couchiching Beach swimming advisory lifted Aug. 26
Posted on Friday, August 26, 2022 04:23 PM
For immediate release (Aug. 26, 2022) – The City of Orillia has received notice from the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit that the swimming advisory at Couchiching Beach, located at Couchiching Beach Park, has been lifted.
A swimming advisory was issued by the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit on Aug. 25, 2022 due to a higher than normal bacteria count.
All three swimming areas in Orillia are now open for swimming. This includes Couchiching Beach, Moose Beach and Portage Bay.
Calling all artists: submit for the City’s largest public art installation
Posted on Friday, August 26, 2022 03:36 PM
For immediate release (Aug. 26, 2022) – The Art in Public Places Committee is excited to announce its newest call for artists for the largest installation of public art within the City of Orillia to date.
Artists are invited to submit a proposal to one or more of seven site locations that incorporates the project’s theme: CROSSROADS, CONNECTIONS, and INTERSECTIONS. The theme is inspired by the City’s strategic location along major highways and waterways, connecting people to Orillia for thousands...
Notice of Public Meeting Re: Official Plan and Zoning By-law Housekeeping Amendments Number 4 and 8
Posted on Thursday, August 25, 2022 02:02 PM
TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the City of Orillia will hold an Electronic Public Meeting on Monday, September 19th, 2022 at 12:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as the matter can be dealt with, to consider the following municipally-initiated Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments:
Purpose and Effect:
The purpose and effect of the proposed Housekeeping Amendments to the City’s Official Plan is to bring the City’s Official Plan into compliance with recent Provincial changes...