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​​​Partial Closure of Line 2 South for Culvert Replacement Project

Please note a scheduled culvert replacement project is currently underway on Line 2 South in Oro-Medonte. Line 2 South between Highway 11 and Red Oak Crescent in Shanty Bay will be closed for approximately 6 weeks.

​On July 21st, from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., the County of Simcoe is hosting a virtual Public Information Centre (PIC) for residents to learn more about the County’s new automated cart collection program which begins on November 1, 2021.​​​

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The County of Simcoe and its member municipalities are committed to the pursuit of a higher education. Through the Bursary Program, the County will award up to 21 $3,000 bursaries to County of Simcoe residents attending a post-secondary institution in Ontario (one bursary is guaranteed for a resident of each participating member municipality).​

​​The Bursary Program provides those residents accepted into the program access to post-secondary education and training.

More information: Bursary Program

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We're developing a Couchiching Community Safety and Well-Being Plan with the City of Orillia, Township of Severn and Township of Ramara. The plan will focus on the following areas of risk:

  1. Mental health and addictions

  2. Preventable mortality

  3. Access to services​

  4. Employment

Your input will help us create strategies to help residents feel safe, have a sense of belonging and access support. The survey was open until March 22 at 12 p.m.

Simcoe Co​​unty Waste ​Collection Contract Changes

The County's new waste collections contract is set to commence November 2021. The service method of this new contract will be automated cart collection, continuing to utilize every other week ​collection of garbage and recycling on offsetting weeks with weekly organic pick-ups. While the collection frequency will not change, collection days and times will be affected.​ MORE INFO​

Connect Oro-Medonte

The Internet Connectivity Task Force was established for advocacy for better internet connectivity throughout the Township.

Township of Oro-Medonte Continues to Conduct Provincially Legislated Septic Maintenance Program

​​Township of Oro-Medonte North Simcoe Life News

​Past News & Notices​

Battery Safety Tips

Snowmobile use in Moonstone


​Curbside Waste Collection is Changing in 2020

​Approval of 2020 Budget