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Posted On Friday, July 16, 2021

Manager of Operations provides an update on the rainfall received on July 15 in Huntsville. Road crews are continuing to address road concerns and are working to restore area roads as quickly as possible. Residents who would like to report a road concern are advised to fill out the  Questions or Concern Form  at huntsville.ca.  
Watch the July 15 video https://youtu.be/ke4jEcB5f-E
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Posted On Friday, July 16, 2021

(HUNTSVILLE, ON) The Town of Huntsville has been notified by the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit that an advisory has been issued for Port Sydney Beach.
An advisory is a warning to swimmers but it is not a beach closure. During an advisory, a beach is posted with warning signs when the water contains levels of bacteria that indicate there may be an increased risk of developing minor skin, eye, ear, nose and throat infections and stomach disorders. If you choose to swim...

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Posted On Friday, July 16, 2021

In recognition and celebration of 2021 Muskoka Pride week July 17 - 25, the Town of Huntsville is pleased to host a virtual Muskoka Pride Flag raising. 
Visit the Muskoka Pride website for more information about Muskoka Pride week.  

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Posted On Thursday, July 15, 2021

Director of Operations and Protective Services provides an update on the recent rainfall in Huntsville and the major washout that has occurred on Williamsport Road. Watch the July 15 video https://youtu.be/26E9T__2zMU or review the highlights:
Huntsville has received significant rainfall over the last two weeks. Most recently this week Huntsville saw a little over 2 inchs of rain in 1 hour. This type of rain event impacts our roadway drainage systems
Emergency barricades...

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Posted On Thursday, July 15, 2021

(Huntsville, ON) Over the past few weeks, Huntsville has received over two months’ worth of rain, putting our Town's storm sewers to work. This increased rainfall has impacted the Diggin’ Downtown construction project progress.
When significant rainfall occurs, the sewer and sanitary lines are actively working to remove the rushing water. Since the construction crews are working on live systems, they are required to pause the infrastructure replacements while...

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