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Media Release: Restricted Fire Zone in Effect for Huntsville

Posted on Monday, June 05, 2023 01:27 PM

(Huntsville, ON) The Town of Huntsville has been notified by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) that as of 12:01am June 1, 2023, as part of the Minden/Parry Sound/Bracebridge MNRF District, Huntsville is now a Restricted Fire Zone (RFZ)

A Restricted Fire Zone is a specific geographic area where the use of open fires, like campfires or debris burning is restricted and burning permits are suspended. This restriction is instituted by MNRF under the Forest Fires Prevention Act. 


Media Release: Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day in Huntsville

Posted on Monday, June 05, 2023 08:56 AM

(HUNTSVILLE, ON) Join us on Wednesday, June 21 to celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day (NIPD) in Huntsville! There will be live Indigenous music, education, storytelling, arts and crafts market vendors, and the Sacred Strength: Indigenous Ribbon Skirts exhibit. This celebration is free and will take place in River Mill Park starting at 4:00 pm and continues into the evening. NIPD is a special day to learn about the unique heritage, diverse cultures, rich traditions and important contributions...

Main Street Sidewalk Repairs Starting the Week of June 5

Posted on Thursday, June 01, 2023 01:08 PM

Repairs to the Main Street sidewalk from Brunel to Centre Street are scheduled to begin the week of June 5. The repair work may take up to two weeks for completion.

Residents are advised that Downtown Huntsville businesses continue to remain open and Main Street remains open to traffic and pedestrians. Please follow all posted signage throughout construction to navigate sidewalks.

Emergency Road Closure - June 1, 2023

Posted on Thursday, June 01, 2023 10:30 AM

Please be advised that there is a short-term emergency road closure on Roe Rd. to address a culvert repair in the area. Access will be allowed for emergency and local residents only. Repairs are scheduled to be completed by 1:00 pm today. For a detailed road closure map, visit:

Huntsville Staff Reviewing Request for the Creation of a Rainbow Crosswalk

Posted on Thursday, June 01, 2023 08:28 AM

During the Regular Council meeting on May 23, Huntsville Council directed staff to review the feasibility of a community request for the creation of a rainbow crosswalk in Huntsville.

No decisions have been made regarding the request, location, or feasibility. Staff will be providing a report at the General Committee meeting on June 28 on their findings. Prior to any decision being made by Council, the public will be engaged to provide their input.