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

Staff Trailers Pop-up in Bala

Staff Trailers Pop-up in Bala

Housing trailers have been dropped off at the Bala Bay Inn to be used as accommodation for 80 - 100 staff of the JW Marriott hotel. See Muskoka411 news story here. Not only were Bala residents kept in the dark on this plan, but even the Ward A councillors were unaware...

Paul Richards at District PEDC Meeting on March 22, 2018

Paul Richards at District PEDC Meeting on March 22, 2018

Paul explains the "switcheroo" to the District PEDC: "Let’s look at the switcheroo. Legacy applied for a site plan approval. It was applied for in September 2017 and granted. Let me read you one of the clauses that they agreed to in writing and signed. 'The owner...

A mess in Muskoka!

A mess in Muskoka!

We reported in Waves III that Friends of Muskoka and other concerned residents were successful at convincing the Township of Muskoka Lakes (TMO) Committee of the Whole to ask District to include the Resort Village of Minett in their comprehensive Official Plan (OP)...

The Legacy Docks

The Legacy Docks

Here is the Legacy Cottages waterfront on Lake Rosseau as it was in the summer of 2017 (notice the water depth in the foreground). Unfortunately, you can't see the weasel running back and forth across the shore, the many families of ducks nesting in this bay, or the...

Legacy Cottages continues their assault on Lake Rosseau

Legacy Cottages continues their assault on Lake Rosseau

Legacy Cottages has applied to build a series of docks and a boat house on their 470 feet of Lake Rosseau . If Legacy is allowed to build and use these docks as intended, everyone who cares about the water quality, the safety and the character of the Muskoka Lakes...

OMB RULING ON MIST MAJOR WIN FOR MUSKOKA

OMB RULING ON MIST MAJOR WIN FOR MUSKOKA

Highlights include: Mist's request for appeal dismissal declined, District and Township have jurisdiction to enforce conformity to the official plans OMB rejects key Villas argument that rental pool conditions are beyond its jurisdiction OMB focuses on the definition...

Minett. One of the major battlegrounds to Save Muskoka

Minett. One of the major battlegrounds to Save Muskoka

This little bay on Lake Rosseau is turning out to be one of the major battlegrounds to Save Muskoka. Lakeside Lodge (Legacy Cottages), Clevelands House (Minett Village) and Marriott Red Leaves are planning to build thousands of residential properties on land zoned...