News

  • Jul 29

    Watershed conditions - flood outlook

    The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that Environment Canada has released a Special Weather Statement forecasting heavy rain and thunderstorm activity in the Lake Simcoe Watershed. Locally heavy rainfall of 30-50 mm is possible.     

  • Jul 26

    Heat warning in effect for Georgina

    The heat is on. Environment Canada has issued a heat warning for Georgina and all of York Region. Daytime high temperatures will be in the high 20’s and low 30s with humidex values in the high 30’s and low 40’s through Friday.

    Hot and humid air can also bring deteriorating air quality and can result in the Air Quality Health Index approaching the high-risk category. The risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors.

    Never leave people or pets inside a parked vehicle.

  • Jul 14

    Watershed conditions - flood outlook

    The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that the Lake Simcoe watershed received 34-42mm of rain yesterday. Precipitation totals of 25-40 mm is forecast over the weekend.     

    While widespread flooding is not expected, the possibility for flooding in various low-lying areas of the watershed exists.  Watercourses will be flowing higher than normal causing local streams and rivers to become dangerous, especially in the vicinity of culverts and bridges. Children should be warned to stay away from all watercourses. 

  • Jul 13

    Georgina Council adopts a new Keswick Secondary Plan

    Georgina Council has adopted a new Keswick Secondary Plan. This long-range planning policy document will guide future growth and development, investment, and environmental protection within the community of Keswick for the next 30 years.

  • Jul 10

    Water meter replacement begins week of July 10

    A water meter replacement program is taking place in Georgina the week of July 10, 2023.

    The 620 affected homes will be notified. The affected streets include High Street, North Street, Middle Street, King Street, Lake Drive East and South, Adeline Drive, Canal Street, Carness Crescent, Hollywood Drive, Irene Drive, Lakeview Boulevard, Laurendale Avenue, Lancaster Court, Miami Drive, Pasadena Drive, Annshiela Drive, Terrace Drive, Thornlodge Avenue, Walter Drive, Winnifred Drive and Tampa Drive.

  • Jul 04

    Heat warning in effect for Georgina

    The heat is on. Environment Canada has issued a heat warning for Georgina and all of York Region. Daytime high temperatures will be in the high 20’s and low 30s with humidex values in the high 30’s and low 40’s through Thursday.

    Hot and humid air can also bring deteriorating air quality and can result in the Air Quality Health Index approaching the high-risk category. The risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors.

    Never leave people or pets inside a parked vehicle.

  • Jun 28

    Reminders about visiting Town beaches and waterfront parks

    The Canada Day long weekend is almost here. If you’re planning to visit one of Georgina’s beaches and waterfront parks this weekend, there are a few things to remember besides the sunscreen.

    Please follow the rules of the park and beach to ensure everyone has a positive and safe experience.

  • Jun 27

    Watershed conditions - flood outlook

    The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that Environment Canada has a special weather statement in effect for our area. Slow-moving showers or thunderstorms are expected today across the region and some areas may receive significant rainfall amounts of 30 to 50mm.   

  • Jun 23

    Town to hold ribbon-cutting ceremony for revitalized Uptown Keswick Parkette

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony is being held on Sunday, June 25, 2023, at 2 p.m. to mark the reopening of the revitalized Uptown Keswick Parkette. Located at 2 the Queensway S., this project has turned an underused urban parkette into an inviting and inclusive space for the community and local businesses.

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