The excitement is building in Georgina about the future. The Town has launched Building Georgina to highlight major capital projects that are proposed and underway. The goal of the initiative is to keep residents, businesses and visitors informed about ongoing progress, have information easily accessible and promote public engagement opportunities.
The Town’s winter maintenance event has been lifted, effective 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 13.
Thank you to all residents for their cooperation and patience.
For more information on winter operations, visit georgina.ca/snow.
Spring will be here before you know it. Time to start planning spring and summer activities for the whole family.
The 2019 Spring and Summer Recreation and Culture Municipal Service Guide will be distributed in the Georgina Advocate on Thursday, Feb. 21. Watch for your copy.
You can also view the guide online and you will be able to pick one up at your local library or the Civic Centre.
Please be advised that all Town of Georgina registered and drop-in programs are cancelled today, Feb. 12, as of 1 p.m.
All Town of Georgina facilities will remain open (excluding the Georgina Leisure Pool, Club 55 Keswick and Stephen Leacock Theatre).
All registered participants will be contacted directly.
For more information, visit the disruptions and closures webpage.
A site-plan meeting, scheduled for tonight, Feb. 12, at 7 p.m. in the Council Chamber at the Georgina Civic Centre for the York Regional Police Marine Unit, has been rescheduled for Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. at the same location.
Pursuant to Section 41 of the Planning Act, a Site-plan Review Committee of Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 26, commencing at 7 p.m. in the Council Chamber, located on the main floor of the Town of Georgina Civic Centre, located at 26557 Civic Centre Rd., Keswick.
Ward 4 7 p.m.
Proposal: 1-Storey York Regional Police Marine Unit
To ensure the safety of residents, staff and Council, tonight’s Council meeting at the Civic Centre has been cancelled due to the weather. Freezing rain and drizzle remain in the forecast through the evening hours, making travel difficult.
All items scheduled for tonight’s agenda will be added to the Feb. 13 Council agenda. If you are out this evening, please use caution and give yourself extra time.
Are you looking for something to do on Family Day? Many Georgina facilities will be open, offering indoor and outdoor fun for everyone on Monday, Feb. 18.
The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that areas of the watershed are forecast to receive 5-10 mm of precipitation beginning of this week. Air temperatures are expected to remain above freezing through Monday into early Tuesday with highs reaching 10 degrees. This system is predicted to taper off Tuesday with the return of below freezing temperatures.
The Town of Georgina has been awarded $489,000 from the Province of Ontario’s Community Transportation Grant Program to address local transportation challenges.