Council Highlights
Council 2019-2022

Council Highlights provide a brief overview of noteworthy decisions and presentations made at Town of Penetanguishene Council meetings. Detailed agendas and minutes from the meetings are available on ourwebsite or you can view our livestream for additional details. Meetings take place the second and fourth Wednesday of each month unless otherwise noted.

 

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Posted Friday, May 24, 2019

Special Council
Council discussed three items in-camera (closed session) being that of 1 Water Street – Mural Update, Town-owned lands on Church Street and Fox Street, and the Compensation Review.
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Council presented certificates of congratulations to the Penetanguishene Bantam Rep Team – Bantam ‘B’ International Silver Stick Champions.
Council received a presentation regarding an update on the Annual Terry Fox Run event. 
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Posted Friday, May 10, 2019

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Council received a presentation from the Fire Chief for the Volunteer Firefighters Kurt Baumer, Ron Marchand, Pierre Genier and Steven Bellisle for 20, 25 and 35 years of service at the Penetanguishene Fire Department.
Council proclaimed May as Museum Month. 
Council approved a partnership with the Ontario Musicians Co-Operative Inc.
Council ratified the decisions from the Committee of the Whole meetings of April 24, 2019 including deciding...

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Posted Friday, April 26, 2019

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Council received a presentation from Huronia Historical Parks (Discovery Harbour) celebrating the Festival and Events Ontario Award for PumpkInferno.
Council approved the release of the “Call for Public Art Proposals” for the Main Street Art project.
Council approved public appointments to the Community Wellbeing Committee, Property Standards Committee and the Line Fence Viewers Committee.
Council ratified the decisions from the Committee...

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Posted Friday, April 12, 2019

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Council ratified the decisions from the Committee of the Whole meetings of March 27, 2019.
Council passed 5 by-laws including amending the zoning for 45 Edward Street for the Georgian Bay Cancer Support Centre, entering into an encroachment agreement with 19 Robert St. W, updated procedural manual for Council/Committees, an update to the Traffic/Parking by-law, and the agreement with the Town of Midland for the Fire Chief shared services.
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Posted Friday, March 29, 2019

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Council received a presentation from the Southern Georgian Bay OPP and Wendat regarding a proposed Mental Health Response Unit.
Council received a presentation from the Southern Georgian Bay Family Physician Recruitment.
Council ratified the decisions from the Committee of the Whole meetings of March 13, 2019.
Council approved the funding recommendation from the Police Services Board for the proposed Mental Health Response Unit.
Council approved...

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