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Feb 16

Brampton Tragedy Prompts Reminder to Check Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms

After a fatal fire that took place in Brampton on Tuesday, February 14, the Georgina Fire Department would like to remind residents to make sure they have working smoke alarms on every storey of their home and outside all sleeping areas.

Feb 13

Slow Internet? We need your help to speed things up in Georgina!

Canada's telecom regulator (CRTC) recently declared that high-speed internet is now a basic service, just like a current landline. The issue in Georgina is that large pockets of land (mainly in rural areas) don't currently have access to high-speed internet. Some areas don't have access to the internet at all.

That’s why we are participating with the Regional Municipality of York on trying to access federal grant money to build more high-speed internet infrastructure throughout York Region.

Feb 10

Family Day Holiday Closure Notice

The Georgina Civic Centre will be CLOSED to the public on Monday, February 20 for the Family Day Holiday.

Feb 10

Service Level Sustainability and Investment in 2017 Budget

Georgina Council has unanimously passed the 2017 Tax Levy Budget that delivers on creating a sustainable plan for maintaining service levels while accommodating growth, by approving a tax increase of 4.5%. After blending the increase with rates set by The Region of York and the school boards, property taxes for an average home in Georgina will increase by 3.4%, translating to about $126 per household valued at $327,140.

Feb 2

The 2017 Interim Property Tax Bills have been mailed. It is payable in two installments, the first on February 27, 2017 and the second on April 27, 2017.

The 2017 Interim Tax Billing(s) that you will receive is based upon 50 per cent of the total taxes levied on your property in 2016. It is important to note that the total taxes for 2017 will not be calculated until later this year when the 2017 tax rates for the Town of Georgina, Region of York and the Ministry of Education have been established.

Jan 26

Due to the structual fire that took place in south Keswick today, GFL will be collecting all missed waste and recycling materials on Friday, January 27. Residents are asked to keep their matierials curbside or to put them out by 7 a.m. on Friday, January 27.

The additional waste collection is for residents located on the west side of The Queensway from McMillan Drive south to Ravenshoe Road and on the north side of Ravenshoe Road from The Queensway to West Park Heights (including West Park Heights).

Jan 26

Town Council statement on promoting and fostering a positive environment for all members of our community

The Town of Georgina, as a municipal government, actively promotes and fosters a positive environment for all members of our community regardless of gender, sexual orientation, race, and religious beliefs.

Jan 13

Town of Georgina 
2017 Ward 1 Municipal By-Election - Notice of Election Nomination Information

Jan 11

Please be advised that storm ponds are NOT to be used as skating or hockey rinks. This is extremely dangerous and poses many safety risks for residents.

We understand that skating is a popular winter activity, so please enjoy a public skate at the Georgina Ice Palace, Sutton Arena or at the Pefferlaw Ice Pad. 

Jan 4

Mayor and Council New Year's Levee January 7

Join your Georgina Mayor Margaret Quirk and Members of Council on Saturday, January 7 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at The ROC.

Attend the annual community event to help the Mayor & Council ring in the new year!

There will be a delicious pancake and sausage breakfast, perfectly cooked by Enbridge Consumers Gas staff, and lots of fun activities to enjoy, including tubing, skiing and toboganning - all for FREE!