Posted on Thursday, November 19, 2020 08:54 AM
Via District of Muskoka Media Release - Update: Port Sandfield Swing Bridge RehabilitationWeekly Wednesday Update
Wednesday, November 18, 2020: Rehabilitation work continues on the Port Sandfield Swing Bridge on Muskoka Road 7 (Peninsula Road) in the Township of Muskoka Lakes.
Work is nearing completion - final paving, guiderail installation and bridge balancing activities are planned for next week.
As we continue to monitor temperatures and weather conditions, certain activities...
Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 04:07 PM
Via District of Muskoka Media Release - Winter Safety Reminders for Seasonal Residents in MuskokaMessage from the Muskoka Emergency Response Committee
Seasonal residents may be choosing to spend more time at their cottage or even reside in it full time this winter due to COVID-19. Residents should take extra precautions if they’re occupying seasonal homes during the winter months. The Muskoka Emergency Response Committee (MERC) is comprised of the area’s six municipalities and the District...
Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 03:51 PM
Via District of Muskoka Media Release - Test Your Internet Speed to Help Build Better Access to Broadband in Muskoka
(Bracebridge, ON) -- Broadband access has been identified as a key priority for both residents and businesses by the District and the Muskoka Economic Recovery Task Force (MERTF). Several federal and or provincial funding programs are anticipated, including the one recently announced by the federal government.
To help position Muskoka to take best advantage of...
Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 10:46 AM
Public Notice from the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit:Blue-Green Algae Public Notice
November 18, 2020
The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit would like to inform residents and visitors to the Township of Muskoka Lakes that laboratory analysis has confirmed the presence of a bloom of blue-green algae impacting the north side of Bass Lake, Township of Muskoka Lakes.
Many species of blue-green algae (also called cyanobacteria) have the potential to produce toxins that are...