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Mar 31

With Spring yard cleanup just around the corner, the Georgina Fire Department reminds residents that a burn permit is required for Open Air Burning. Permits can be purchased for $35 at the Keswick Fire Station, Georgina Civic Centre or at the Pefferlaw Library. Annual permits expire on December 31 each calendar year.

For more information, please call the Georgina Fire Department at 905-476-5167 or 905-476-2332.

 

Mar 31

Spring Scene Design Contest

Enter our Spring Scene Design Contest from Saturday, April 1 to Sunday, April 30.

Show us what Spring in Georgina means to you!

Designs must be a Spring scene within Georgina. Designs should be between 4”x 6” and 8” x 10” using any medium you wish.

The contest is open to all Georgina residents.

Mar 30

LSRCA Notice: Watershed Conditions - March 30 - April 2

The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that the Weather Office is forecasting that a low pressure system will move through Southern Ontario beginning this afternoon and continuing through Friday before moving out of our watershed.  The forecasted precipitation is expected to begin as snow before changing to rain overnight. Total amounts of precipitation expected for today and tomorrow are between 15 and 25 mm.

Mar 27

The Certified Results of Georgina’s Ward 1 By-Election are now posted. 

 

 

 

Mar 27

The following bylaws were amended at the Wednesday, March 22 Council Meeting:

1)    By-law 2004-0078 (PWO-2) has been amended with By-law 2017-0024 (PWO02). The change is in regards to the installation of new entrances and extensions: The work is now the responsibility, and at the expense of the applicant, and must meet Town standards. 

For more information, visit the Driveway Entrance Permit section on our website.

Mar 24

LSRCA Notice: Watershed Conditions - March 24 to 27

The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that the Weather Office is forecasting that a low pressure system will move through Southern Ontario beginning this morning and continuing through Sunday before moving out of our watershed.  The forecasted rainfall amounts for the three days are 20 to 30mm.

Mar 23

The Georgina Leisure Pool will be closed for regular maintenance beginning Thursday, March 23 through Friday, March 31. There is no programming scheduled during this time. Reception will remain open for information and registrations: Monday to Friday - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday - 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Georgina Leisure Pool will re-open at their regular time for programming on Saturday, April 1. 

Mar 23

Cast your vote in the Ward 1 By-Election on Monday, March 27 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Keswick High School (100 Biscayne Boulevard, Keswick) and the Lake Simcoe Public School (38 Thornlodge Drive, Keswick)

Ward 1 By-Election Certified Candidates

Mar 17

CN would like to apologize to the residents of Pefferlaw for the disturbance and inconvenience caused by the March 5, 2017 derailment. CN also would like to thank residents for their patience during this clean up process and give special thanks and acknowledgement to the emergency services personnel who responded to the incident.

Mar 9

CN Statement Regarding Cause of Pefferlaw Train Derailment Work crews remain on scene this week removing the rail cars and copper concentrate in the cars. That work is expected to be finished in the coming days. There is no environmental or public safety hazard. The investigation into the cause of the derailment is focused on a broken wheel on one of the rail cars. Residents can contact CN directly at contact@cn.ca or 1-888-888-5909. CN Statement

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