Posted on Wednesday, November 13, 2013 11:30 AM
With snow and ice just around the corner, the City of Orillia is ready for Old Man Winter.
“Through our winter control program, the City’s goal is to keep our roads and sidewalks clear, so people can get to their destination safely,” said Mayor Angelo Orsi. “Being prepared with the proper equipment, and along with our dedicated staff, the City will strive to deliver this much needed service promptly and efficiently.”
The City’s Public Works Department is responsible for clearing approximately 168...
Posted on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 05:45 AM
Friday, Nov. 1, 2013 – Thunder Bay and Orillia, ON
Maclean’s magazine’s annual University Rankings places Lakehead in second place among Ontario’s primarily undergraduate universities. When compared to all Canadian universities in this category, Lakehead climbed two spots from last year’s results to rank tenth overall.
When the rankings are broken down, Lakehead is first in Ontario in:
• Social Sciences and Humanities Grants
• Total Research Dollars
• Library Holdings Per Student
• Library Expenses
Posted on Thursday, November 07, 2013 08:30 AM
A Special Meeting of Council regarding a Development Proposal for 174 West Street South will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 at 7 p.m. in the Council Chamber of the Orillia City Centre.
For further information please contact:The Office of the City Clerk3rd Floor, City Centre50 Andrew St. S. email@example.com
Posted on Wednesday, November 06, 2013 09:15 AM
A by-law regulating permitted uses of all lands in the City of Orillia, which governs the location, size and height of all buildings and structures, is nearing completion. Have your say on this important document affecting your property and your City.
The City is hosting a final public open house on Nov. 13, 2013 to review the third draft of the comprehensive Zoning By-law before the final draft goes to Council for consideration on Dec. 12, 2013. The new comprehensive Zoning By-law will...
Posted on Wednesday, November 06, 2013 03:30 AM
Hamstrung by a chronic shortage of skilled tradesmen and worried about an aging workforce, Larry Dening knows Unison Engine Components, like many in the manufacturing sector, is facing a significant challenge in the years to come.
Rather than wait for a crisis to take root, Dening, general manager of Unison, is being proactive. He has recently developed a new co-operative education program at his Progress Drive manufacturing facility.
“The last time we hired skilled labourers we had to bring...