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Notice of Special Council Meeting
- May 22, 2019 - 9am

Regarding Bayview Drive Watermain Extension
Posted 2019-05-17 1:17pm

Fireworks Notification - Lagoon City and Bayshore Village

Posted 2019-05-17 11:33am

Trent-Severn Waterway: 2019 Navigation Season Start Delayed Until May 24, 2019

Posted 2019-05-16 9:20am

Half Load Restrictions Extended
Half load restrictions extended until May 31st

Posted 2019-05-15 11:55am

Property Tax Rates

2019 Final Property Tax Rates Schedule

Posted 2019-05-09 9:58am

May Newsletter

Posted 2019-04-30 4:21pm

SMDHU Public Service Announcement

Private wells in Muskoka potentially at risk due to flooding.
Posted 2019-04-25 2:00pm

Accepting Applications for Lagoon City Parks & Waterways Commission

Application Deadline is June 12, 2019 at 12:00pm - noon
Posted 2019-04-25 12:07pm

2019 ​​National Public Works Week - "It Starts Here" - May 19 -25, 2019

Visit the Ontario Public Works Association​ for further information.
Posted 2019-04-11 2:37pm

​Autism Awareness Flag Raising Ceremony - April 2, 2019

Students and staff from Brechin Public School and Foley Catholic School, Township staff, members of the public, and members of Council were on hand to raise the Autism Ontario flag in honour of Autism Awareness Day.  Deputy Mayor John O'Donnell read a public address while Councillors Johnson, Gough and Hetherington looked on.
Posted 2019-04-02 11:40am
Budget Notice

TAKE NOTICE that Council of the Township of Ramara has prepared the 2019 Proposed Budget. A summary of the budget is available on the Township's website at and a detailed copy of the budget can be viewed at The Township of Ramara's Administration Office.

Council is requesting public comments on the draft documents on or before April 5, 2019. The 2019 Budget will be on the Council agenda for April 8, 2019 along with any written comments received. If you wish to submit written comments to Council, please submit them to the undersigned no later than 9:00 a.m. on April 5, 2019.

DATED this 19th day of March 2019.

Carol James, Manager of Treasury Services 
Township of Ramara

P.O. Box 130, 2297 Highway 12, Brechin ON L0K 1B0
Phone: (705) 484-5374 or 1-800-663-4054 (689 exchange only), Extension: 227
Fax:    (705) 484-0441

Water Systems Annual Reports

Posted 2019-02-28 9:46am

Send us your Photos of Ramara Township

Posted 2019-02-07 1:49pm

Clean Water and Wastewater Fund
- Water & Sewer Infrastructure Replacement Beaver Trail Project

Posted 2018-09-27 11:48am

Blue-Green Algae Bloom Confirmed - Lake St. John - Notice

As of September 7, 2018 - the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit would like to inform residents and visitors that a blue-green algae (cyanobacteria) bloom has been confirmed by laboratory testing in Lake St. John, Ramara Township. The health unit advises that human or animal consumption of this lake water should be avoided.

Posted 2018-09-07 2:14pm

Simcoe Muskoka Opioid Strategy: An Action Plan for Our Communities

Visit for more information.
Posted 2018-07-05 2:51pm

Participants Needed for Research on: Returning Home after a Hospital Stay

Posted 2018-06-28 10:18am

Concrete Repairs to Talbot Area Locks - Trent-Severn Waterway - Notice from Parks Canada

Posted 2018-05-15 2:08pm

Housing Resources Notice

Effective Jan 1, 2018, Simcoe Community Services will be providing housing resource centre supports at 35 West St, Orillia.  Call 705-739-0485 to book an appointment.
Posted 2017-12-11 10:05am

Fire Extinguisher Recall - November 2, 2017

Click the above link to view an article from CTV news regarding a fire extinguisher recall.

​Bayshore Village Effluent Spray Fields

Notice of Completion of Class Environmental Assessment Study

Class Environmental Assessment Phases 1 and 2 - Full Report

Pages 1-32 of report
Posted 2017-10-11 1:19pm

2017 Resident Survey Results

Posted 2017-09-28 2:18pm

Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant Aids in Trail Feasibility
​Posted 2017-08-08 4:15pm

Industrial Development Charges Waived

On June 26th 2017 Council passed a Bylaw waiving development charges on Industrial Development until 2019*. The County of Simcoe matched the Township of Ramara’s Bylaw, therefore development in the Industrial Park is only subject to School Board Development charges.  *Dates subject to change at the discretion of Council.
​Posted 2017-06-28 9:47am


For information about Garbage and Recycling Collection
please call the County of Simcoe at 705-735-6901
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

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