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News Notice: Outdoor Skating Rink Opens at Lions Lookout Field

Posted on Friday, February 16, 2024 10:05 AM

(Huntsville, ON) Grab your friends, family, skates and helmets, the Town of Huntsville is pleased to announce the Lions Lookout Outdoor Ice Rink is now open for the season. The skating rink is free to the public and open during daylight hours while weather and ice conditions permit.

While the Town of Huntsville maintains the rink, weather and usage can change the quality of the natural ice surface. Users are asked to follow safety messaging posted on location and to be respectful of other users of...

Media Release: Avoid Unsafe Ice Conditions this Family Day Weekend

Posted on Friday, February 16, 2024 09:23 AM

(Huntsville / Lake of Bays, ON) This Family Day Weekend, don’t forget about ice safety! Due to inconsistent and unseasonably warm temperatures over the past couple of weeks, the Huntsville / Lake of Bays Fire Department urges residents and visitors to be particularly vigilant around ice on bodies of water and moving water during this long weekend. The ice may not be safe.

Be sure to assess ice conditions thoroughly before engaging in any activities on the ice, and ensure adequate ice thickness...

Media Release: Kitchen Fire on North Waseosa Lake Road

Posted on Wednesday, February 14, 2024 04:22 PM

(Huntsville/Lake of Bays, ON) Around 11:39 a.m. on February 14, the Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Fighters responded to a structure fire on North Waseosa Lake Road in Huntsville.  Crews from Station 1 Huntsville and Station 3 Hillside, including 20 firefighters and five trucks, responded to the event.

Upon arrival, firefighters discovered a working fire in the kitchen. Fire crews acted quickly to contain the fire and avoid the flames spreading to other parts of the home. The fire has been...

Media Release: Town of Huntsville Supports MAHC’s Continued Community Consultation

Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2024 11:23 AM

(Huntsville, ON) The Town of Huntsville is committed to advocating for health and wellness services in our community and in Muskoka. The Town continues to work collaboratively with Muskoka Algonquin Healthcare (MAHC) and our local share partners during our regions’ healthcare redevelopment project. The Town is pleased that MAHC has committed to continuing the community consultation opportunities and is taking the time necessary to explore the input received from the medical community and the...

Notice of Original Shore Road Allowance Closing - Fields Lane

Posted on Monday, February 12, 2024 09:30 AM

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Town of Huntsville proposes to enact a by-law pursuant to Sections 9 and 35 of the Municipal Act, 2001, S.O. 2001, and amendments thereto, to stop up and close that portion of the Original Shore Road Allowance lying in front of Lot 25, Concession 7, Stephenson, designated as Part 1, Plan 35R27340, Town of Huntsville.  The proposed By-law will come before Council for consideration at its regular meeting to be held in the Council Chambers, 37...