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  • Emergency Preparedness - Thunderstorms
    Emergency Preparedness - Knowing What to Do During Thunderstorms

    When building your emergency preparedness plan, remember that thunderstorms can bring high winds, hail, lightning, heavy rain, and sometimes even tornadoes! Learn what you should do if you are caught outside during a thunderstorm.

  • Roads License Agreement FAQ Created for Properties Using an Unopened Road Allowance

    (LAKE OF BAYS, ON) The Township has launched a webpage with resources and a comprehensive list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) regarding Roads License Agreements for properties accessed via Unopened Road Allowances.

  • Fire Destroys Multiple Trailers in Huntsville

    (Huntsville / Lake of Bays) (May 21st, 2024) – On May 19 around 11:20 a.m. Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Fighters from Station One in Huntsville and Station Five in Port Sydney responded to a report of multiple trailers on fire at Muskoka Bible Centre’s campground in Huntsville.

  • Notice of Intent To Dispose Of Surplus Property - June 4, 2024

    TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Lake of Bays proposes to enact by-laws pursuant to Sections 9 and 35 of the Municipal Act, 2001 to:

  • A graphic that says "fireworks can only be discharged from dusk until 11:00 p.m. during statutory holiday weekends and Canada Day, provided there is no fire ban in place."
    Fireworks By-law Restrictions and Safety Reminder

    As the Township’s By-law Department gears up for the May long weekend, many are preparing to celebrate with a fireworks display. While fireworks can be a great addition to gatherings, the Township of Lake of Bays reminds residents about a number of restrictions and regulations concerning fireworks to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for everyone.

  • Draft Economic Development Strategy for Review and Comments

    The Township of Lake of Bays has prepared a Draft Economic Development Strategy for review and comments from Council and the public. This draft strategy is being presented at the June 4, 2024, Council meeting. The agenda for this meeting can be found on the Township's Agendas and Minutes webpage. The draft strategy is now available for public review and feedback. By reviewing the draft recommendations and offering comments, community members can play a crucial role in shaping the final strategy, ensuring it aligns with the community's needs.

  • Notice of Public Meeting: Amendments to Township of Lake of Bays Official Plan

    TAKE NOTICE that a public meeting has been scheduled concerning Township-wide amendments to the Township Official Plan pertaining to Hillside Lot Size policies.

  • Hospice Huntsville Flag
    Flag Raised for National Hospice Palliative Care Week | May 5 to 11, 2024

    As part of National Hospice Palliative Care Week, the Township of Lake of Bays raised the flag of Hospice Huntsville, which will fly from May 5th to May 11th, 2024. Councillors and township staff joined representatives from Hospice Huntsville to honour the dedicated teams providing hospice palliative care in our area and across Canada.

  • Half-Load Restrictions Removed

    Please be advised the reduced load limits of 5 tonnes per axle (maximum) on all roads under the jurisdiction of the Township of Lake of Bays have been lifted and reduced load limits are no longer in effect. 

    If you have any questions, please contact the Public Works Department at (705) 635-2851. 

  • Township Opens New Grant, Offering Up to $5000 for Environmental Protection and Sustainability Projects

    The Township of Lake of Bays has launched a new Environmental Projects Grant Program. This grant opportunity will provide financial support to initiatives that directly contribute to enhancing the quality of life for Lake of Bays residents while prioritizing the improvement of water quality and ecosystem health. Through this program, staff and council aspire to engage our community in projects, events, and services that promote sustainability, biodiversity, and environmental stewardship.

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Township of Lake of Bays
1012 Dwight Beach Rd
Dwight, ON P0A 1H0

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