UPCOMING EVENTS

Thu Sept 20, 6:30PM – 9PM Muskoka Lakes Chamber of Commerce Ward B All Candidates Meeting

Where: Raymond Community Centre

Description: The Muskoka Lakes Chamber of Commerce is inviting voters in the Township of Muskoka Lakes to come hear from their candidates in Ward B.

The evenings will be moderated by journalist James Bowler of Moose FM.

Sat Oct 6, 2018 9:30am – 12pm All Candidates Meeting set for Seguin Township

Mayoral and Ward candidates will address the audience with their personal message and answer questions. Come, hear the platforms and decide how to best cast your vote on Oct. 9 to 22. Your Vote Counts in Seguin, “the natural place to be”!

MON OCT 12 – 22, 2018 Online and Telephone Voting Begins!

Thu Oct 18, 2018 10am – 4pm LPAT – OMB # PL180523 Legacy/Lakeside

Where: Bracebridge Municipal Office, 1000 Taylor Rd, Bracebridge, ON P1L 1R6, Canada

Description: LPAT – OMB # PL180523 Legacy/Lakeside. 10:00 AM Municipal Bldg Bracebridge re: the Interim Control By Law.

Mon Oct 22, 2018 9am – 5pm Election Day in Muskoka!

Get out and vote to Save Muskoka!

Wed Nov 7, 2018 11am – 4pm OMB #PL171062. Mist, Villas & Legacy. re: Property Use, Residential vs. Resort Commercial

 

Where: Bracebridge Municipal Office, 1000 Taylor Rd, Bracebridge, ON P1L 1R6, Canada

Friends of Muskoka Calendar of Important Events

Globe and Mail Coverage of SOUND THE ALARM Boat Rally in Minett

Globe and Mail Coverage of SOUND THE ALARM Boat Rally in Minett

The Globe and Mail's Fred Lum covered the Sound the Alarm event in Muskoka. This has never been a local / NIMBY issue - unsustainable developments such as those proposed by developers in Muskoka affect all Canadians so it is only fitting that this issue is now getting...

MyMuskokaNow pre-coverage of SOUND THE ALARM

MyMuskokaNow pre-coverage of SOUND THE ALARM

Read Doug Crosse coverage on MyMuskoka now here. Here's our full press release: VOTE TO STOP residential waterfront subdivisions on commercial resort properties and Save Muskoka. Join Friends of Muskoka in Wallace Bay, Minett on Lake Rosseau SATURDAY AUGUST 25 at 2:00...

Resolution to repeal the ICBL was defeated by a vote of 7-3!

Resolution to repeal the ICBL was defeated by a vote of 7-3!

The Township of Muskoka Lakes Council voted this morning to uphold their May 18th decision to ‘pause’ development in Minett through an interim control by-law while studies are done to determine what development is appropriate in this small bay. The meeting was moved...

The Friends in Dockside

The Friends in Dockside

Friends of Muskoka are continuing to raise awareness of the issues facing Muskoka. Read the whole article here.  

Township and District freeze development in Minett

Township and District freeze development in Minett

Agatha Farmer / Bracebridge Examiner coverage of the historic May 18, 2018 Township of Muskoka 8 - 2 vote to implement an interim control bylaw to freeze development in Minett until proper impact studies have been completed. Read the full article here....

OPP reports eight-year high in boating fatalities in 2017

OPP reports eight-year high in boating fatalities in 2017

MuskokaRegion.com reports on major increase in boat related fatalities in the past several years. More evidence why Muskoka must move cautiously when considering major residential expansion on already crowded lakes....

Real Progress

Real Progress

Incredibly good news from Friday's (05/18/18) Township of Muskoka Lakes council meeting. The Township of Muskoka Lakes voted 8-2 to pass resolutions to require additional studies of the Resort Village of Minett and to institute an interim control by-law (ICBL) which...