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COVID-19 Information

The City of Orillia is in regular communications with the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU), Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital and the County of Simcoe Health and Emergency Services regarding COVID-19. For information regarding COVID-19, for updates related to City services, and how you can protect yourself and your family, visit our Local Information web page, the SMDHU web page and the Province of Ontario’s web page.

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Public Notices

In addition to News Releases, we post public notices often... check here regularly for special meeting announcements and other pertinent community notices. Subscribe to Public Notices to receive new postings via email.

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Orillia's Clear Garbage Bag Program starts February 7, 2022.

Orillia's Clear Garbage Bag Program Starts Feb. 7, 2022

The City of Orillia is moving to a clear garbage bag program beginning Feb. 7, 2022. Residents are to place garbage in clear plastic bags instead of a black or green plastic bag.

For more information, including frequently asked questions, please visit

Orillia City Centre Open by Appointment Only

Orillia City Centre Open by Appointment Only

Orillia City Centre is currently open by appointment only. Appointments are available to book by visiting our Online Services page. Residents are encouraged to continue accessing City services through the website, email and phone when possible.





Graphic of the COVID-19 Mobile Vaccination Clinic bus, the GO-VAXX bus.


The GO-VAXX bus will be parked at the Orillia Waterfront Centre (Port of Orillia), located at 50 Centennial Dr., on Wednesday, Feb. 2 and will operate from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Appointments are required and will be available to book beginning at 8 a.m. on Feb. 1, 2022 by visiting or by calling 1-833-943-3900. 

Visit for more information.


Get the cOnnect Transit Pass

Get your cOnnect Pass for Orillia Transit 

The Smart Pay Fare System officially launched on Jan. 2, 2022, for Orillia Transit, allowing riders to pay with a reloadable smart card called the “cOnnect Pass”.   Visit for more information.

Major Projects

Major Projects

The City of Orillia is currently undertaking several major projects in order to better serve citizens and businesses in Orillia. For more information on projects such as the Orillia Recreation Centre, the Waterfront Redevelopment Project or the Front Street Reconstruction Project, please visit