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Media Releases

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2020-12-23 - Town of Midland Building Team donates $500 prize to two local food banks

2020-12-17 - Town of Midland Municipal Office to offer services by-appointment only effective December 21 2020

2020-12-15 - MBLDC to commission study aimed at pursuing UNESCO Global Geopark Designation

2020-11-30 - NSSDR Public Consultation​

2020-11-27 - Town of Midland celebrates the on-time completion of construction for Phase 2 of the King Street Rejuvenation Project​​

2020-11-18 - Mid-Pen Transit Service launches online payment portal with more to come

2020-11-03 - Town of Midland eligible for $286,000 in funding through the COVID-19 Resilience stream

2020-10-27 - North Simcoe Service Delivery Review Joint News Release

2020-10-21 - Habitat for Humanity Unveils the Site of Future Habitat Homes in Midland

2020-10-14 - Call for Artists 2020 Downtown Midland Holiday Window Painting

2020-10-06 - Quick actions help contain diesel spill in Midland Harbour

2020-09-29 - Long time Harbour Master recognized with street named in his honour

2020-09-25 - New Accessible Transit Vans presented to Community Reach

2020-09-11 - Residents urged to not use ‘Out of Service’ playground structures

2020-09-10 - Call for Artists – 2020 Town of Midland Harbour Project

2020-09-03 - Town of Midland Municipal Office to fully reopen to public on September 14 2020

2020-08-20 - Local artist donates two paintings to the Town of Midland

2020-08-20 - Council extends tax and utility relief measures for residents and small business tenants until October 31, 2020

2020-08-18 - Mid-Pen Transit Service to resume regular schedule and collecting fares on August 24

2020-08-17 - Ministry of Transportation funding to aid in COVID-19 recovery for Mid-Pen Transit

2020-08-13 - Town of Midland to receive Provincial funding from Municipal Affairs and Housing towards COVID-19 recovery

2020-07-29 - Severn Sound Environmental Association and Sustainable Severn Sound join forces

2020-07-24 - North Simcoe Sports & Recreation Centre open for on-ice training, other facilities remain closed

2020-07-23 - During trying times, Operations Staff helping to provide safe access to Town facilities in our community

2020-07-22 - Stay inside your circle at Gawley Park Beach

2020-07-17 - Town of Midland Stage 3 update

2020-07-10 - Town of Midland fully supports SMDHU mandatory face masks instructions​

2020-07-10 - Outdoor art exhibition graces construction fencing

2020-07-10 - 2020 King Street Community Art Project now installed​

2020-07-03 - Joint Release - North Simcoe Family Health Team Funding

2020-07-02 - Town of Midland extends closures, changes to transit until July 15

2020-06-25 - Time Capsule to commemorate Midland’s history and future

2020-06-17 - Beaches and public washrooms to open; Cooling Station; Stage 2 reopening guidance; Event updates

2020-06-16 - Virtual Canada Day Celebration taking place in the Heart of Georgian Bay

2020-06-04 - Further relief for residents & small business tenants impacted by facility & amenity closures

2020-06-03 - Town of Midland extends closures, changes to transit until June 30, NSSRC camps cancelled

2020-05-27 - Call for Artists for 2020 King Street Community Art Project

2020-05-22 - Mid-Pen Transit operators keeping the towns moving during a difficult time; riders encouraged to wear face coverings

2020-05-21 - Town to safely reopen some outdoor amenities

2020-05-21 - Public Boat Launches open in Midland, Penetanguishene, Tay and Tiny

2020-05-15 - Town to reopen boat launch, other harbour and outdoor amenities to remain closed

2020-05-14 - Closure of NSSRC gives staff time to safely give facility a full makeover

2020-05-12 - Town of Midland extends facility closures, temporary changes to transit

2020-05-05 - Province sees spike in fire fatalities since start of 2020

2020-05-04 - #PrepareYourSelfie - Midland & Penetanguishene Fire Departments Celebrating Emergency Preparedness Week with Contest

2020-04-27 - Spring Treasure Days event cancelled to limit spread of COVID-19

2020-04-21 - COVID-19 Response Action Plan allowing continued delivery of safe, clean drinking water in Midland

2020-04-17 - Mid-Pen Transit to temporarily suspend Saturday service

2020-04-17 - Seasonal changes for Operations Team during COVID-19​

2020-04-16 - Town of Midland announces hiring of new Chief Administrative Officer

2020-04-15 - Town of Midland receives over $500,000 in Federal  Provincial funding for transit improvements

2020-04-14 - Town of Midland facilities to remain closed for extended period

2020-04-8 - Ontario's Best Butter Tart Festival 2020 Cancelled

2020-04-03 - Mid-Pen Transit free through April, reduced hours to continue until April 14

2020-04-03 - Town Dock, Marina and Boat Launch closure

2020-04-03 - Facility Closures extended

2020-04-02 - Council approves Community Relief Measures

2020-03-26 - Phase 2 - King Street Rejuvenation Project to begin March 30

2020-03-23 - Town of Midland proposes financial aid plan to Prime Minister Trudeau

2020-03-22 - Town of Midland announces free transit for residents

2020-03-19 - COVID-19 - Town of Midland announces more service level impacts​​

2020-03-18 - COVID-19 - Town of Midland announces closure of municipal office and service impacts​​

2020-03-16 - COVID-19 Update - Town of Midland announces cancellations and changes to services​​​

2020-03-15 - COVID-19 Public Statement from Mayor & CAO

2020-03-13 - Town of Midland COVID-19 Update​​

2020-02-07 - Town of Midland announces next steps in Corporate Reorganization​​

2020-01-16 - Midland Town Council approves Budget for 2020