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Media Releases

For more of the latest news and stories from Town Hall, please check out or NEWSROOM page.​​

2021

2021-05-14 - Midland tunes up its pipes! Water & Wastewater Services Team using innovative acoustic technology to inspect sewers

2021-05-13 - Town of Midland announces new Executive Director of Planning, Building and By-Law

2021-05-04 - Town of Midland ranked one of the Top 100 best communities in Canada

2021-04-21 - Town Outdoor Recreational Amenity changes during extended Emergency Order

2021-04-19 - Town of Midland launches Public Consultation on Affordable Housing

2021-04-14 - Municipalities urge residents to limit use of Mid-Pen Transit to essential trips only during the Stay-at-Home Order

2021-04-08 - Town of Midland Municipal Office reverting to by-appointment only service effective April 9 2021

2021-03-31 - Statement from Mayor Stewart Strathearn - 2021 Ontario Budget

2021-03-30 - Operations Department launches Park Playground Replacement Project

2021-03-17 - Town of Midland CAO and Simcoe Muskoka colleagues recognized by OMAA for commitment during COVID-19 pandemic

2021-03-08 - Town of Midland joins the Bee City Canada program; No-Mow Zones in low-use park lands will create pollinator habitat, reduce costs and GHGs

2021-03-04 - Ontario’s Best Butter Tart Festival cancelled due to pandemic​​

2021-02-26 - Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit to open Community COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics beginning March 1 2021

2021-02-25 - Online booking opens for COVID-community clinics

2021-02-24 - Midland Town Council approves Budget for 2021

2021-02-19 - Town of Midland Municipal Office to offer restricted walk-in service beginning February 22

2021-02-10 - Town of Midland on the front lines of Wastewater Surveillance during COVID-19 Pandemic

2021-02-02 - Town of Midland further adjusts services to ensure safety of public and staff

2021-01-29 - Municipalities urge snowmobilers to follow COVID-19 guidelines and to remember that No Ice is Safe Ice

2021-01-21 - Town of Midland announces staffing redeployments and temporary layoffs during pandemic restrictions

2021-01-14 - Town of Midland supports COVID-19 restrictions, details on service impacts

2021-01-12 - Town of Midland receives $250000 grant towards King Street beautification

2020

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

Public Notices

For more of the latest news and stories from Town Hall, please check out or NEWSROOM page.

Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting - Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment for 651 Yonge Street - May 19, 2021

Notice of Complete Application and Public Meeting - Sign By-law Amendment for 8772 Cty Rd 93 - May 19, 2021​​

Notice of Completion - Town of Midland Wastewater Master Plan - May 6, 2021

County of Simcoe Public Notice - County Road 93 Roundabout and Multi-Use Trail Phase 3 - Construction Newsletter 1 - April 15, 2021

Public Notice - Public Notice Boat launches passes are now available for the Pete Pettersen Park boat launch - April 9, 2021

Notice of Public Meeting - Proposed By-law to increase Building Permit Fees - April 7, 2021​​​

Notice of Joint Virtual Information Session for Municipal Councils - North Simcoe Service Delivery Review - April 19, 2021

Notice of Public Hearing - Minor Variance Application for 1000 Sumac Lane - March 11, 2021

Notice of Public Meeting - Application to Amend Zoning By-law for 174 Pillsbury Drive - February 17, 2021

2021-01-25 - North Simcoe Presentation - Huronia Airport Business Review

2021-01-08 - North Simcoe Huronia Airport Presentation

2021-01-04 - Public Notice - A Message from Fire Chief Paul Ryan

County of Simcoe Notice of Public Meeting - Official Plan Amendment: Waste Management & Schedules - November 24, 2020

County of Simcoe Notice of Public Meeting - Official Plan Amendment: Age-Friendly Policies - November 24, 2020

Notice of Public Meeting - Development Charges By-law Amendement - November 18, 2020

Notice of Public Meeting - Application to Amend Zoning By-law for 808 Birchwood Drive - November 18, 2020

Notice of Public Information Centre - Wastewater Master Plan - November 17, 2020

Notice of Passing of By-law to Dissolve Wards - October 26, 2020

Notice of Public Meeting - Proposed By-law to Dissolve Town of Midland Ward Boundaries​ - October 21, 2020

Notice of Public Hearing - 1170 Marcellus Drive, September 10, 2020​

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