News

  • Feb 15

    Watershed conditions - flood outlook

    The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority advises that warmer weather and rain is forecast for Wednesday afternoon through Thursday morning. Daytime highs for Wednesday are expected to climb to 8 degrees and will remain above freezing overnight. Currently the forecast is calling for 25-35 mm of precipitation, mostly rain, for Wednesday through Thursday. 

  • Feb 03

    Town seeking volunteer for Committee of Adjustment

    The Town of Georgina is looking for a volunteer for the Committee of Adjustment. All appointments are for the 2018-22 Term of Council. Current Town board and committee members are encouraged to apply.

    Committee of Adjustment (COA)

    The COA hears applications to sever land, also known as a ‘consent’ through public meetings and makes decisions keeping in mind the proper and orderly development of the municipality.

  • Feb 01

    Resident feedback sought on public water taps

    The Town of Georgina is seeking feedback on the replacement of its public water taps to help inform the design of a new permanent system. Members of the public are asked to take a survey to provide information on how they currently use (and have used) the public water taps and what enhancements they would like to see.

  • Jan 28

    Georgina and East Gwillimbury receive provincial funding for joint fire services assessment

    The Town of Georgina and the Town of East Gwillimbury have received $356,160 to complete a joint fire services assessment. The money was received under intake 3 of the Province of Ontario’s Municipal Modernization Program and will allow for a third-party review providing recommendations for improving fire service effectiveness and efficiencies. The funding will go towards updating current Fire Master Plans as it relates to community growth, considering joint efficiencies and potentially a joint fire service. These recommendations would be delivered by January 2023.

  • Jan 28

    Interim property tax bills have been mailed

    Check your mailbox. The 2022 Interim Property Tax Bills have been mailed. The 2022 Interim Tax Billing is payable in two instalments on Feb. 25 and April 25.

    Payments can be made by –

    • Online banking
    • Telephone banking
    • Payment at a bank
    • Dropping a cheque off at the Civic Centre drop box
    • Pre-authorized plans

    For more information, see the notice below, call 905-476-4301 or visit georgina.ca/taxes to learn more.

  • Jan 26

    Town extends and revises COVID-19 business support programs

    Council has approved extending COVID-19 business support programs until the end of 2022, with a number of minor modifications to expand the eligibility criteria. The programs include grants, a development application fee rebate and a temporary patio program. 

    “The pandemic has been challenging for everyone, especially our business community. Continuing these programs is essential to support their recovery,” said Mayor Margaret Quirk. “After two years of offering the programs, we’ve been able to modify them to best meet the business’ current needs.”

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