Posted on Friday, May 22, 2020 02:27 PM
Muskoka Lakes – On Tuesday, May 19, 2020 the Province of Ontario officially entered the first stage of its Framework for Reopening the Province. This includes permitting the reopening of some outdoor recreational amenities, including outdoor sports facilities and multi-use fields, outdoor picnic sites, benches and shelters in parks and recreational areas subject to certain restrictions.
Accordingly, effective Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 12:01 a.m., the Township will reopen permitted recreational...
Posted on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 10:51 AM
Muskoka Lakes – Following the May 14, 2020 amendment to the Province of Ontario’s essential services list, the Township of Muskoka Lakes has resumed the issuance of building permits for construction sites within the Township.
Building permit applications will continue to be accepted via email or at the Municipal Office drop box. These applications will be processed and reviewed in accordance with the Ontario Building Code and applicable law. However, as the Municipal Office remains closed to...
Posted on Friday, May 15, 2020 04:38 PM
Mayor Phil Harding provides a quick update as the Victoria Day long weekend begins.
Posted on Friday, May 15, 2020 02:27 PM
Muskoka Lakes – The Township of Muskoka Lakes has been advised that effective 12:01 a.m. on May 16, 2020, the Province of Ontario will be lifting the Restricted Fire Zone (RFZ) designation put in place last month across Muskoka. Accordingly, the Muskoka Association of Fire Chiefs has lifted the total fire ban for Muskoka. The fire danger rating in the Township of Muskoka Lakes will be set at Moderate.
Under a Moderate fire danger rating, small fires and fireworks are permitted, with the...
Posted on Friday, May 15, 2020 09:34 AM
Muskoka Lakes – With the Victoria Day long weekend fast approaching, the Township of Muskoka Lakes would like to remind residents that provincial orders to stop the spread of COVID-19 remain in place.
“With the long weekend approaching we must work together as a community to beat this virus. Continue to practice social distancing, respect all property owners, show appreciation for our frontline workers and most important isolate when possible,” says Mayor Harding. “We are all in...