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Nov 9

Winter is coming, reminding us of our shared role in keeping roads and walkways clear.
Residents of the Town of Georgina are reminded that Municipal By-laws prohibit any person from:

Nov 6

York Region, including the Town of Georgina, will enter the restrict classification level within the new tiered COVID-19 response framework as of Nov. 7, 2020.  Earlier this week, the Government of Ontario released its COVID-19 response framework: keeping Ontario safe and open to ensure public health measures are targeted, incremental and responsive.

Nov 5

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 356 Sutton and District will be holding Remembrance Day services on Nov. 11 starting at 10:30 a.m. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, changes have been made to ensure the health and safety of members and the community. The Legion is asking the public not to attend services this year.

Oct 29

It's time to turn your clocks back one hour. Remember to do so after 2 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2020.

Safety reminders for cyclists, pedestrians and motorists 

As the days get shorter, pedestrians and cyclists are reminded to increase their visibility. Motorists also need to be more alert to their surroundings. Shorter daylight hours, changing weather and reduced visibility can result in significant safety issues.

Cyclists

Oct 29

This is a great time to find out more about protecting yourself and your family from carbon monoxide (CO). It is a colourless, odourless, tasteless and toxic gas and is often referred to as the "silent killer" because you can’t see, taste or smell it.

Install certified CO alarms in your home. If your house has a fuel-burning appliance or an attached garage, you must have a working CO alarm adjacent to each sleeping area. Remember to regularly test the alarm(s) and replace batteries.

Oct 21

Council today received the 2021 draft budget, which has been developed with a commitment to ensuring the Town can continue to provide a high level of service while minimizing the impact of tax increases on residents and businesses. This is a significant challenge in 2021 as the Town will continue to be impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. There is a clear focus on improving service delivery, managing growth, and delivering services more effectively and efficiently.

Oct 20

With winter around the corner, it's time to put the summer toys away. The Town of Georgina is reminding residents of the zoning regulations for leisure vehicle storage on residential lots.

Oct 16

The Town of Georgina is responding to expanded COVID-19 restrictions announced by the Province of Ontario today placing York Region under modified Stage 2. The additional public health measures for York Region, including Georgina, take effect on Monday, Oct. 19 for a period of at least 28 days.

As a result, indoor in-person fitness classes are cancelled. Anyone impacted by cancelled programs and permits will be contacted directly by the Town. User fees will be refunded.

Oct 15

Town of Georgina Council is inviting you to volunteer in the community as a member on one of the following boards or committees. All appointments are for the 2018-22 Term of Council. Current Town board and committee members are encouraged to apply.

Trails and Active Transportation Advisory Committee

Oct 14

The Town is preparing a Waterfront Parks Master Plan and is holding a series of virtual meetings today and tomorrow, Oct 14 and 15. You can live stream the meetings by visiting georgina.ca/events.

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