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Posted Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Parking Graphic Did you know that there are over 500 parking spaces in downtown both on street and within the municipal parking lots?  The Town of Penetanguishene is reviewing the rules regarding parking in downtown to determine whether or not changes should be made.  During the Summer, staff completed a parking demand study in downtown and found that on average only 25% of the parking was being used, with some areas having a higher use such as the Townhall/St. Ann's Catholic...
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Posted Tuesday, November 12, 2019

The Town of Penetanguishene would like to inform the Midland Penetanguishene Transit Riders that the Penetanguishene Transit Bus was temporarily unavailable earlier today due to a bus break-down.  The Transit Bus is now back in operation and is approximately thirty (30) minutes behind schedule.  
If you have any questions, please contact the Public Works Department at 705-549-7992. 
Regards,
Bryan Murray, P.Eng.
Director of Public Works
Town...

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Posted Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Community Improvement Plan
The Town of Penetanguishene is embarking on the creation of a Community Improvement Plan for downtown.  A Community Improvement Plan is one of the best tools available to municipalities to revitalize and enhance areas within communities, particularly downtown areas.  The Community Improvement Plan enables the use of financial incentives to stimulate shared investment between the Town and property owners for renewal of properties.  
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Posted Friday, November 01, 2019

curling club Penetanguishene – On Hallowe’en, local MPP Jill Dunlop and Mayor Doug Leroux joined the members of the Penetanguishene Curling Club. MPP Jill Dunlop delivered a special treat, by formally congratulating the Club on the work done in the off-season thanks to a $91,600 Capital grant from the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) and additional funds from the Town of Penetanguishene that replaced a 46 year old ice plant. The OTF grant was awarded in January of this year.
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Posted Tuesday, October 08, 2019

North Simcoe Treasure Day Weekend NORTH SIMCOE TREASURE DAY WEEKEND
October 19 and 20, 2019
On Saturday, October 19 and Sunday October 20, 2019 , the Towns of Midland, Penetanguishene and the Township of Tay will be holding a North Simcoe Treasure Day Weekend.
Residents who wish to participate may place unwanted household items at the curbside starting at 8:00 a.m. on that day.  These items will be available to anyone that wishes to pick them up free of charge.  Households participating...

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