Category: News

Summer Issue of MLA Newsbites

A few of the highlights include:  Review of the current status of the District of Muskoka’s lake system health policy. Phase 2 of the Town of Bracebridge’s update of their zoning by-law which includes waterfront properties. Town of Gravenhurst’s official plan review. A new fireworks by-law in Muskoka Lakes Also, don’t forget about 2 upcoming […]

Jack Hepworth’s Report, May 2, 2016

See the May 2, 2016 Seguin Council eAgenda 2016 Operating and Capital Budgets  Excerpt from CFO Michele Fraser’s Staff Report: “On February 1, 2016, Council approved the 2016 Operating and Capital budgets, in principle. Since then, the Township has received notification of all of the external levies, and staff has adjusted the overall budget accordingly. […]

MLA Water Level Task Force Survey

This now regular update about the status of the Muskoka Lakes Association Water Level Task Force (WLTF – the “Task Force”) is the fifth in our communication series.  We’ve been busy.   We’re focusing on getting solid data so we can effectively present to our political leaders – not to mention the MNRF. Your Muskoka Lakes […]

MLA NewsBites for April 2016

Welcome to April 2016 NewsBites Flood/Ice Damage – The MLA hopes that our numerous e-blast updates regarding the recent flooding throughout Muskoka have been helpful. According to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry’s (MNRF) latest notice, water levels are still a concern; although levels may be dropping currently. A close watch on local conditions […]

Hwy 141

Hwy 141 Flooding

UPDATE: MTO announced at 7:03 a.m. on Saturday, April 2 that Highway 141 has reopened in both directions. SEGUIN TWP. – Highway 141 East of Rosseau is closed in both directions due to a road near Muskoka Woods Youth Resort. The closure is between Highway 632 in Rosseau and Debank Road. According to people at […]