Posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 12:27 PM
The Township of Muskoka Lakes has lowered flags to half-mast at Township facilities to honour the victims of the Nova Scotia mass shooting this past weekend and to express our grief and solidarity with the communities affected. Mayor Harding, Council and staff express deepest condolences to the families, friends and colleagues of those who lost their lives.
Posted on Monday, April 20, 2020 02:36 PM
MUSKOKA LAKES – The Township of Muskoka Lakes is taking steps to assist residents negatively affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Council held its first ever electronic Special Council Meeting on April 15, 2020 and adopted a motion to waive penalties that would otherwise be charged for the non-payment of 2020 interim taxes that were due on March 27, 2020. Council’s decision removes any penalties charged on non-payment of 2020 interim taxes until May 31, 2020, effectively deferring the requirement to...
Posted on Friday, April 17, 2020 10:35 AM
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.
There is a TOTAL BAN on all fires in the District of Muskoka until further notice.
For more information on when a restriction is in place, please visit: https://www.ontario.ca/page/outdoor-fire-restrictions
For more information on the Muskoka Fire Danger Rating, call 1 (877) 847-1577.
Posted on Wednesday, April 08, 2020 02:06 PM
MUSKOKA LAKES – Following the April 3, 2020 amendment to the Province of Ontario’s essential services list, the Township of Muskoka Lakes has made temporary changes to its building permit and inspection processes effective immediately.
Building inspections will continue to be provided on residential construction where:
- A footing permit has been granted for single family dwellings, semi-detached and townhomes;
- An above grade structural permit has been granted for condominiums, mixed use and other...
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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