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Jan 29

It may be cold and snowy, but winter in Georgina is a great time to enjoy all the Town has to offer. From SnoFest and the Link Winter Market to the Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Swim and Family Day fun, there is something for every member of the family.

Jan 28

Winter is beautiful in the Town of Georgina and this winter we would love to see YOU in photos. Show us you, your friends and family enjoying winter in our community in our 2019 Winter Photo Contest – Jan. 28 to March 20.

Photos must be within Georgina and fit one of our three categories:

Jan 25

The Council of the Town of Georgina invites persons to volunteer in their community as a member on one of the following boards or committees. All appointments are for the 2018-22 Term of Council. Current Town board and committee members are encouraged to apply.

Agricultural Advisory Committee

Jan 25

Applications are open now for the Community Initiatives Fund. The Town of Georgina is committed to assisting local individuals, community groups and organizations with their fundraising needs. To do so, the Town has established the Georgina Community Initiatives Fund, which is funded through the Annual Georgina Charity Golf Classic.

Jan 24

Pursuant to Section 41 of the Planning Act, a Site Plan Review Committee of Council meeting will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, commencing at 7 p.m. in the Council Chambers, located on the main floor of the Town of Georgina Civic Centre, located at 26557 Civic Centre Rd., Keswick.

Ward 4  7 p.m.

Proposal: 1-Storey York Regional Police Marine Unit

Municipal Address: 57 Lorne St., Jackson’s Point

Report: DS-2019-0003

File Number: B.1.364.2

Jan 24

Check your mailbox. The 2019 Interim Property Tax Bills have been mailed.

The 2019 Interim Tax Billing is payable in two installments on Feb. 26 and April 26.

For more information, see the notice below, call 905-476-4301 or visit the Taxes page on the website.

Jan 23

Progress continues with construction of the new Pefferlaw Fire Hall. The foundations have been poured and the block work is approximately 70 per cent complete.

Beams connecting the new build to the former Cooke’s United Church are now in place. Block work continues on the apparatus bay walls. At 10,690 square feet, the facility will include new apparatus bays, gear and training rooms, and office space.

Visit georgina.ca/BuildingGeorgina to learn more.

Jan 17

Celebrate the winter season with live entertainment and family-friendly activities at the Town of Georgina’s annual SnoFest. Bundle up and join the fun on Saturday, Feb. 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the ROC.

This fun-filled day features activities for all ages and includes:

Jan 16

Georgina Council has voted to opt-out of allowing retail cannabis stores in the community, becoming the latest municipality in York Region to opt-out. In a recorded vote, it was 4-3 in favour of opting out.

Jan 15

Building Georgina is a new initiative to help residents stay informed on major Town projects and initiatives that are proposed and underway. This includes the Multi-use Recreation Complex, Civic Centre, West Park Redevelopment, Sutton Community Park, Pefferlaw Fire Hall, the Link Phase 2 and 3, and other future projects that will enhance the community.

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