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Posted Wednesday, June 16, 2021

The Ontario government is making it possible for families to fish for free this Father’s Day weekend. On June 19 and 20, 2021, Ontario families can enjoy fishing province-wide without having to purchase a licence or carry an Outdoors Card.
“Whether you’re new to fishing or it’s something you already do as a family, free fishing on Father’s Day weekend provides a fun and safe way to bond with your family,” said John Yakabuski, Minister...

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Posted Monday, June 07, 2021

The following news release has been shared from the Ontario News Room. Please refer to the original link for more information:  https://news.ontario.ca/en/release/1000279/ontario-to-move-to-step-one-of-roadmap-to-reopen-on-june-11
Improvements in Key Indicators Allowing Province to Begin the Safe and Gradual Lifting of Public Health Measures
TORONTO — Based on the provincewide vaccination rate and continuing improvements in key public health and health...

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Posted Wednesday, June 02, 2021

(Penetanguishene) -   In line with the end of the provincial Stay-at-Home Order, The Town of Penetanguishene will be reopening Town Hall, the Public Works Administration Building and the Penetanguishene Fire Hall to the public Thursday, June 3, 2021.  Previously, these offices were operating by appointment only.  In accordance with the Provincial Re-opening Plan , the Penetanguishene Centennial Museum will continue to remain closed to the public until Step 3 in...
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Posted Monday, May 31, 2021

1612477585784ts_BestChildrensorYouthNonFictionProgram_1020_ECM_ShowImage-400x534Flags on Town properties will be lowered to half-mast in honour of the 215 children found in a mass grave at a residential school in Kamloops, British Columbia.
This half-masting is also in memory of the thousands of children who were sent to residential schools, for those who never returned, and in honour of the families whose lives were forever changed by the residential school system.
The flags will remain lowered for 215 hours to recognize this tragedy.
The following...

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Posted Friday, May 28, 2021

Media Release - Changes to Mid-Pen Transit - New Transit Rates Joint Release – Town of Penetanguishene and Town of Midland
May 28, 2021 –Town of Penetanguishene and Town of Midland Council members approved changes to the current fare rates for the Mid-Pen Transit Service. As of June 14, 2021, the fare rates for all riders will increase to the following amounts:
Adult:
Cash Fares – $3.00/ride
Reloadable Smart Card – $45.00/20 rides
Senior (65 years and over) & Students (ages 7-17):...

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