Policing Options public meeting July 8, 2013
Posted on Wednesday, July 03, 2013 12:00 PM
For immediate release (July 3, 2013) – A public meeting on the City of Orillia’s policing options is being held Monday July 8, 2013 at 7 p.m. in Council Chambers.
The City of Orillia is in the process of examining its options for policing and is providing the public an opportunity to learn about the various options and provide their comments and feedback to Council.
“Policing is a major part of the City’s budget and makes up 20 per cent of the City’s expenditures. We want to make sure we’re examining...
Arlo Guthrie to visit Orillia Youth Centre
Posted on Tuesday, July 02, 2013 10:30 AM
For immediate release (July 2, 2013) – Legendary singer/songwriter Arlo Guthrie is paying the Orillia Youth Centre (OYC) a special visit before taking to the Mariposa Folk Festival main stage July 7, 2013.
Guthrie, known for his humanitarian work and role as an advocate for marginalized populations, including at-risk children and youth, will tour the OYC and speak with youth during his short visit. The OYC is treating Guthrie to a special musical performance and presenting him with the Youth Centre...
Family Health Team Provides Innovative Community Care
Posted on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 05:00 AM
When the provincial government decided a prescription for what ails the overburdened health-care system in Ontario included a drastic move to a team-based approach to medicine, Orillia family doctor Peter Deimling jumped at the opportunity to be at the forefront of change.
Deimling managed to get 16 local family physicians on board and, together, they financed $3.5 million to help transform a dilapidated former grocery store on Memorial Avenue into a state-of-the art new home for the Couchiching Family...
Update: Orillia City Centre is Open and Operational
Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2013 05:15 AM
For immediate release (June 25, 2013) – Orillia City Centre, 50 Andrew St., is open and operational despite water damage caused by a sprinkler mechanical malfunction Monday night.
“Orillia City Centre is up and running and staff are carrying out their regular duties,” said Mayor Angelo Orsi. “I’d like to thank city staff, the Orillia Fire Department, and all those who made it possible to keep City Hall open for business as usual.”
At approximately 10:15 p.m. Monday, a third-floor sprinkler malfunctioned...
Special Council Committee and Public Meeting of Council Regarding Policing Options
Posted on Monday, June 24, 2013 07:45 AM
A Special Meeting of Council Committee regarding Policing Options will be held on Monday, July 8, 2013 at 6:30 p.m. in the Tudhope-McIntrye Boardroom of the Orillia City Centre. A portion of this meeting will be held in Closed Session to deal with Legal and Personnel issues.
A Public Meeting of Council regarding Policing Options will follow at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chamber. Council will invite members of the public to express their opinions regarding Orillia’s Policing Options. ...