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2020 North Simcoe Calendars

During the first week of January, all households and businesses across the riding should have received a handy 2020 Calendar in the mail. In addition to important dates throughout the year, calendar provides information about Read More

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Bridge Replacement: Washago at Couchiching Lock 42

Residents near the Couchiching Lock 42 are advised of the following updated information from Parks Canada. Parks Canada would like to inform the public that the fixed bridge at Lock 42 will close Monday, January Read More

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IS THE ICE SAFE TO GO ON ??

An Important Safety Notice from O.P.P. Ice Safety Waterways in Ontario are beginning to freeze. They may look safe to walk or drive onto, but are they? Changing temperatures makes ice unpredictable, ice could be Read More

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Upcoming Passport Clinic Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

A Notice To Simcoe North Residents Upcoming Passport Clinic Tuesday, January 21st, 2020 4:00 – 7:00 pm Orillia Royal Canadian Legion Branch 34 – 215 Mississaga St. E. Please contact our offices if we can Read More

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TSW Water Level Management Update

Each year there is a tremendous effort by the Parks Canada’s water management team to monitor and respond to the rapidly changing water levels of the Trent Severn Waterway and it’s many tributaries. The team Read More

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CRTC – Applications Guide for the Broadband Fund

The Canadian Radio and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has published a preliminary application guide so that interested persons and organizations can better understand the process and the opportunity to provide comments.  Interested persons who wish to Read More

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The Virtues Of A Parallel Chamber

The process of government is not something that most voters take a great deal of interest in, but it is vitally important to how effective and efficient their elected officials can be on their behalf. Read More

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Passport Clinic – Penetanguishene Legion

  Need a Passport? If you are in need of obtaining a new passport, or to renew your expired or about-to-expire passport, please plan to attend one of my passport clinics throughout the year. Staff and Read More

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Interview with VAGUE FM 88.1

              This past week I visited our region’s Francophone radio station, VAGUE FM 88.1 to provide my commentary on the announcement by the Ontario government regarding French language services.  Read More

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House of Commons Statement – Commissioner Vince Hawkes (Ret)

  Here’s what Bruce Stanton had to say in the House of Commons. Mr. Speaker, Hon. members from Ontario will know that the people of our province are served by one of North America’s largest Read More

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