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May 7

The Regional Municipality of York continues to aggressively move forward with advancing the distribution of vaccines to eligible residents as identified in Phase 2 of the Government of Ontario’s COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan.

Over the next three weeks, York Region will open new vaccination appointments each week with the intent all York Region residents who wish to receive a vaccine will be eligible to book an appointment by the week of May 24, 2021.

May 5

The Regional Municipality of York is continuing to deliver COVID-19 vaccines to eligible residents as identified in Phase 2 of the Government of Ontario’s COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan.

May 4

The Town of Georgina is increasing no parking and no stopping fines within the Waterfront Park Buffer Zone after receiving approval from the Regional Senior Justice. This includes the entire shoreline area of Lake Simcoe and Town roads in lakeside neighbourhoods. A section along the Black River north of High Street in Sutton is also included.

Apr 26

The Regional Municipality of York is continuing to deliver COVID-19 vaccines to eligible residents as identified in Phase 2 of the Government of Ontario’s COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan.

Effective Tuesday, April 27, 2021 beginning at 8:30 a.m., York Region residents age 35+ in postal code L4H and pregnant individuals are now eligible to book an appointment for their COVID-19 vaccination.

Apr 23

The Town of Georgina has received $15,000 through a partnership with Central Counties Tourism (CCT) to grow the Town’s agri-tourism events between May and October 2021. Funding will go towards a multi-event project, Grown in Georgina, that encourages collaboration and tourism partnership building, and promotes local exploration of agri-businesses. The project includes a number of events including the Georgina Farmers’ Market, the Field to Table farm tour and Taste of Georgina.

Apr 22

The second instalment of the 2021 Interim Property Tax Bills are due on April 26.

Payments can be made by –

  • Online banking
  • Telephone banking
  • Payment at a bank
  • Dropping a cheque off at the Civic Centre drop box
  • Pre-authorized plans

For more information, see the notice below, call 905-476-4301 or visit georgina.ca/taxes to learn more.

Apr 22

A new industrial development on the east side of Woodbine Avenue, north of Ravenshoe Road, will bring more job opportunities to Georgina residents. Scott-Woods Transport Inc., is a heavy haul trucking company that employs more than 100 people. Currently located in Vaughan, the company has outgrown its existing location, and sees this relocation to Georgina as an opportunity for expansion and growth.

Apr 20

As the pandemic continues, so do acts of kindness throughout our community. The Town wants to hear about these experiences and share them at an upcoming Council meeting and on our social media channels.

It could be something a neighbour did for you or a local business that went above and beyond.

Help us inspire others by sending your nominations of kindness to StayStrong@georgina.ca. To learn more, visit georgina.ca/StayStrongGeorgina.

Apr 19

The Regional Municipality of York is continuing to deliver COVID-19 vaccines to eligible residents as identified in Phase 2 of the Government of Ontario’s COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan.

Apr 16

The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is strengthening enforcement of the province's Stay-at-Home order while imposing new travel restrictions and further strengthening public health measures. These urgent actions are targeted at stopping the rapid growth in COVID-19 case rates and relieving mounting pressures on the province's health care system.

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