Posted on Thursday, March 19, 2020 12:25 PM
Effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020 at 12:00 p.m., the Township will close the Municipal Office to the public until April 6, 2020. Township services will continue to be offered online through the Township website, email and over the phone where possible.
Visit our website for all updates on changes to Township services, programs and/or facilities: muskokalakes.ca/covid19
The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit is closely monitoring COVID-19. For current information and updates, please visit:
Posted on Tuesday, April 07, 2020 03:48 PM
Mayor Phil Harding provides the latest updates regarding COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus).
Visit our Covid-19 webpage for all updates on changes to Township services, programs and/or facilities: muskokalakes.ca/covid19
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Media Release - COVID-19 Update – Township Provides Update on Facility Closures and Meeting Schedule
Posted on Friday, April 03, 2020 02:43 PM
MUSKOKA LAKES – The Township of Muskoka Lakes is extending the closure of facilities to the public and has cancelled all regular Council, Standing Committee, Committee of Adjustment and Advisory Committee meetings until further notice, as part of ongoing efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19.
The Township will hold a Special Council Meeting electronically on April 15, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. Further details will be available on the Township website.
Facility closures include the Municipal Office,...
Posted on Friday, April 03, 2020 12:59 PM
Muskoka - The Muskoka Fire Chiefs would like to remind residents that the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) has implemented a Restricted Fire Zone (RFZ) for Muskoka due to impacts related to the COVID-19 outbreak.
At this time, we ask that residents adhere to the TOTAL FIRE BAN to help ensure fire departments are able to address any emergency fire situations as well as reduce necessary contact among staff, and between staff and the public.
Below is a summary of the restrictions...
Posted on Thursday, April 02, 2020 11:58 AM
Update: A total fire ban is now in effect following the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) implementation of a Restricted Fire Zone (RFZ) across the entire legislated fire region of Ontario due to impacts related to the COVID-19 outbreak. With a fire ban in place, all open air burning, fireworks, and campfires are not permitted. All fire permits are immediately suspended and no new permits will be issued until the fire ban has been lifted.
The Township of Muskoka Lakes Fire Department...