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The Township of Ramara wishes you a safe and Happy Easter!
Township offices will be closed on Good Friday, April 18 and Easter Monday, April 21, 2014.

There will be NO CHANGE to your garbage, organics, and recycling
collection day.  Have materials at the curb by 7 a.m. on your regular day to ensure collection.

WASTE MANAGEMENT FACILITIES HOURS
All County waste management facilities will be CLOSED
Friday, April 18 and Monday, April 21.
(Site 8 Matchedash will be open on Monday, April 21)

 

Posted 2014-04-15 11:49:22

 
Notice of Road Closures
 
 ROAD CLOSURE - CAROL ANN AVENUE & STEPHANIE DRIVE
Due to water over the road, Carol Ann Avenue and the south end of Stephanie Drive (at Carol Ann) is closed.
 Local traffic only - Use at your own risk.
Posted 2014-04-15 15:33:18
 
ROAD CLOSURE - CONCESSION ROAD F-G
 
Due to water over the road, Concession Road F-G, east of County Road 169 is closed.
Local traffic only - Use at your own risk.
 
Posted 2014-04-15 14:57:47
 ROAD CLOSURE - KINGS RIVER ROAD
 
Due to water over the road, Kings River Road is closed from Coopers Falls Road until further notice.
Please be advised that partial access is available from Concession M-N.
 
Posted 2014-04-14 09:34:29
 
ROAD CLOSURE - MCMILLAN SIDEROAD - BRIDGE

McMillan Sideroad is closed at the bridge due to high water levels.
 
Posted 2014-04-11 15:54:09

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COMPLIANCE AUDIT COMMITTEE


Township of Ramara residents can make a difference in their community by becoming a member of the Compliance Audit Committee.

The Township of Ramara, Township of Severn and the City of Orillia will form a joint compliance audit committee for the 2014 municipal election as required by the Municipal Elections Act.  The committee will be composed of one eligible elector from each of the above noted municipalities.  The Committee has been delegated the duties of considering applications received for the review of municipal candidates’ election campaign finances.  The appointment is for a term of four years commencing December 1, 2014 and meet only as required.  The following are excluded from being members of the Committee:

    ●    Candidates from the 2014 Municipal Election
    ●    Council or Local Board members
    ●    Municipal Employees

If you are interested in serving on the Compliance Audit committee representing the Township of Ramara and:
   
    ●    reside in Ramara Township or, are the owner or tenant of land there, or the spouse of such owner or tenant;
    ●    a Canadian citizen;
    ●    at least 18 years of age;
    ●    not prohibited from voting by law

Please forward a letter expressing your interest for consideration to be appointed to the Committee no later than April 30, 2014 to:

    Jennifer Connor, CMO
    Deputy Clerk
    Township of Ramara
    P.O. Box 130
    Brechin, ON L0K 1B0
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Posted 2014-04-11 13:40:40

  *** HALF LOAD RESTRICTIONS NOTICE ***
 
 *** Reduced Load Restrictions (Half (1/2) Loads) ***
 
Reduced load restrictions are posted on Township roads for the period of March 1st to April 30th each spring.  All roads are posted at “5 Tonnes per Axle”. However, if road conditions warrant, a reduced load period can be posted at any time during the year from January to December.

Municipal Works thanks you for your cooperation.
 
Posted on homepage 2014-03-25 15:35:06


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SNOWMANATHON 2014
Click HERE to see the contest winners for 2014. Winners are being contacted for a special presentation at Council. 
Congratulations to everyone and thank you for submitting your photos! 
 
Posted 2014-03-03

Township of Ramara logoTHE CORPORATION OF THE TOWNSHIP OF RAMARA
APPOINTMENT TO THE
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT PLANNING COMMITTEE

The Corporation of the Township of Ramara invites written applications from citizens who wish to have their names considered for appointment to the Emergency Management Planning Committee.  This is an opportunity for you to participate in a vital community service within your Township.

Applications for the above appointment may be directed to Council’s attention at the Township office in Brechin.  Inquiries may be directed to the Clerk’s Office at (705)484-5374 Ext. 242.  Candidates must be 18 years of age or over and residents of the Township.  Those appointed will be required to abide by the Township’s Code of Conduct; and are required to complete a Volunteer Acknowledgment/Release of Waiver, Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Screening and training sessions in Accessibility.  Please submit your application in writing, detailing qualifications to:

Janice McKinnon, Clerk
Township of Ramara
P.O. Box 130
Brechin, ON   L0K 1B0
www.ramara.ca 
 
Posted 2014-03-19 10:09:14 

 *** Flooding Safety Information ***
 
February 2014
 
Posted 2014-02

 
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CANAL ROAD – ROAD CLOSURE
Canal Road will be closed to through traffic for the replacement of Parks Canada’s dam at Lock 37.

The road closure will be effective as of MONDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2013 AT 5:00 a.m.
until approximately December 31, 2015, or such other time as the construction is complete.

Turnarounds have been constructed at #1072 and #1172 Canal Road.
Construction equipment will access the construction site from the west. 

Please note that this is not a Township project but that we will assist in passing your concerns/complaints on to Parks Canada and/or Metric Construction.

 
Posted 2013-10-25 11:18:13

 *** County of Simcoe - Collection Changes for Garbage, Recycling & Organics ***

As of Monday April 1st, 2013, collection days and times have changed throughout the County.  Please ensure you are aware of your new collection day by visiting simcoe.ca or contacting Customer Service at 705-735-6901 or for 426 or 689 exchanges call toll-free at 1-800-263-3199.

 
For more information about Garbage and Recycling Collection
please call the County of Simcoe at 735-6901
or for 426 or 689 exchanges call toll-free at 1-800-263-3199

The County Customer Service Department operators are available to take your calls:
Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Click HERE for additional info regarding Recycling and Waste
 

Last Update Posted 2013-05-07 14:17:19


 NEW !! Click HERE for RECREATION ONLINE PROGRAM REGISTRATION!




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Posted 2014-04-04 11:58:11


 

Registration now open for Spring Programs 

 Click HERE to view Spring Recreation Guide 2014

 Click HERE to register online

Posted 2014-03-11 10:05:37


 

 

2014 Summer Swim Lessons

INFO AVAILABLE HERE 

 


2014 Lifesaving Society Lessons

 For advanced swimmers 

INFO AVAILABLE HERE 


 

 

 

Summer Camp Programs

Now Available

CLICK HERE for link to brochure. 


 

 

 
 
Alert: Snow Loading and Potential Roof Failures
Click Notices for more info
Posted 2013-12-20 09:47:05
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT
EFFECTIVE
JANUARY 1, 2014
RAMARA TOWNSHIP
WILL NOT ACCEPT
CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS AS A PAYMENT OPTION

*THERE WILL BE NO CHANGE FOR ONLINE RECREATION PROGRAM REGISTRATIONS
Posted 2013-10-24 14:35:27

 

Pre-Sale Property Inspections

Effective Jan 1, 2013
Regarding Sump Pump Discharge
Click HERE for more info
Posted 2013-01-08 13:59:34


 

 

For an updated page on

everything Recreation

click the following link ...

RAMARA RECREATION

Thank you!


 

Local Weather

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Fire Rating

low fire rating

2013-09-09 15:05:23

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