News

  • Mar 26

    Recruitment for Georgina Agricultural Advisory Committee and Georgina Environmental Advisory Committee vacancies

    The Council of the Town of Georgina invites people to volunteer in their community as a member of the following committees. The appointment is for the remainder of the 2022-2026 Term of Council. Current Town Board and Committee members are encouraged to apply.
     

    Georgina Agricultural Advisory Committee (GAgAC)

    The Georgina Agricultural Advisory Committee (GAgAC) is an agricultural advisory body that will promote the stewardship, preservation, protection and public awareness of farming and agricultural issues in the Town of Georgina.

  • Mar 21

    Calling all vendors for the annual Swap and Sell event

    Back by popular demand is Georgina's Annual Swap and Sell. It takes place Saturday, May 11, 2024 at the Georgina Ice Palace, 90 Wexford Dr. in the parking lot from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

    Register as a vendor to sell your used or new wares, or come to shop. To register for a spot, call 905-476-4301, ext. 3001. No commercial vendors please.

    Vendors may start setting up at 7 a.m. on May 11 and are encouraged to bring a donation for the Georgina Community Food Pantry.

  • Mar 13

    Pefferlaw Ice Pad (PIP) closure

    Please be advised that the Pefferlaw Ice Pad will close as of Monday, March 18, 2024.  The last skate will take place on Sunday, March 17, 2024. Thank you for a great season. 

  • Mar 11

    CN Rail crews to begin work at Old Homestead Road crossing

    The Town has been advised that CN Rail crews will be working on site at the Old Homestead Road crossing in Pefferlaw beginning today, March 11. A reminder to motorists to obey all traffic and safety rules. The Old Homestead Road crossing is scheduled for rehabilitation in 2024, however the timing had not been finalized. 

    If anyone would like to contact CN about this rail crossing, call CN’s Public Inquiry Line at 1-888-888-5909 or at contact@cn.ca.

  • Mar 08

    Shoreline Hazard Watch

    The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that a low-pressure system is forecasted to move through the watershed Friday through Sunday. This system is expected to bring 10-15 mm of rain on Friday, and upwards of 35 mm of rain on Saturday. In total, up to 45 mm of rain may be experienced in parts of the Lake Simcoe watershed.

    There is currently little to no snow cover on the ground due to the warmer than usual temperatures over the last several weeks. However, the ground may still be wet or partially frozen, resulting in a rapid runoff response from any rain.

  • Mar 07

    Recruitment for the Georgina Agricultural Advisory Committee and Georgina Equity and Diversity Advisory Committee vacancies

    The Council of the Town of Georgina invites people to volunteer in their community as a member of the following committees. The appointment is for the remainder of the 2022-2026 Term of Council. Current Town board and committee members are encouraged to apply.

    Georgina Agricultural Advisory Committee (GAgAC)
    The Georgina Agricultural Advisory Committee (GAgAC) is an agricultural advisory body that will promote the stewardship, preservation, protection and public awareness of farming and agricultural issues in the Town of Georgina.

  • Mar 01

    Statement on the passing of former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney

    The following is a statement from Mayor Margaret Quirk on the passing of former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney:

    “On behalf of Members of Council and the Town of Georgina, we were saddened to learn of the passing of former Prime Minister Brian Mulroney, Canada’s 18th prime minister.

  • Mar 01

    Shoreline hazard watch

    The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that temperatures are forecast to rise today with daytime highs of 9 Celsius to 16 Celsius over the weekend and through early next week. Approximately 1mm of rainfall is forecast for overnight and an additional 5-10 mm next Tuesday. 

    The current wind forecast indicates south winds today in a range of 13-17 km/hr with wind gusts up to 29 km/hr. The forecast for the next few days ranges from 14-20 km/hr winds with gusts of up to 30 km/hr.  

  • Mar 01

    Georgina rolls out a new five-year Economic Development and Tourism Strategy

    Council has approved a new Economic Development and Tourism Strategy, and an implementation plan is already underway.

    With a proactive approach and vision for the municipality with its 2023-2027 Corporate Strategic Plan, the Town seeks to be the most progressive, inclusive and vibrant growing community on Lake Simcoe, with a balance of rural and urban character. The creation and implementation of an Economic Development and Tourism Strategy was identified as a key action to deliver on its goal of diversifying our local economy.

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