Mayor and Council
The Township of Lake of Bays is one of six lower-tier municipalities within the District Municipality of Muskoka. Council consists of 7 members:
- 1 Mayor
- 2 District Councillors
- 4 Ward Councillors
Council is elected for a four-year term. The current term of Council began on November 15, 2022, and will end on November 14, 2026. All the voters in the Township elect the Mayor at large and the voters within their specific wards elect Council members.
Nancy Tapley, Franklin Ward
Contact Councillor Tapley:
- Send an email to Councillor Tapley
- Telephone: 705-635-1569
Rick Brooks, Sinclair / Finlayson Ward
Contact Councillor Brooks:
- Send an email to Councillor Brooks
- Telephone: 705-635-2101
George Anderson, Ridout Ward
Contact Councillor Anderson:
- Send an email to Councillor Anderson
- Telephone: 705-789-6140
Jacqueline Godard, McLean Ward
Contact Councillor Godard:
- Send an email to Councillor Godard
- Telephone: 705-571-0605
Many municipal Councils have implemented a Code of Conduct to ensure that Council and its Committees share a common basis of acceptable conduct.
In some cases a meeting or part of a meeting may be closed to the public, for more information see closed meetings.
Find out about speaking at a Council meeting if you wish to address Council about a specific topic or request.
Members of the public may observe the proceedings by accessing the live or recorded webcast on the Township's YouTube channel.
Township of Lake of Bays
1012 Dwight Beach Rd
Dwight, ON P0A 1H0