Today, Dr. Gardner, Medical Officer of Health and Chief Executive Officer, issued instructions to ensure the mandatory use of non-medical masks or face coverings within most public and enclosed indoor spaces.
On June 30, Georgian will launch a virtual celebration featuring congratulatory videos, a graduate scroll, virtual photo booth, social media message board and more. Graduates are encouraged to host watch parties with their classmates, family and friends
This week, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit (SMDHU) issued an order under the Health Protection and Promotion Act (HPPA) to employers of farm workers in Simcoe Muskoka to help reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission on farms
If the campers can't attend the camp - then Tiny Township's Recreation department has figured out a way to bring the camp and other activities to the campers, through some new, innovative and interactive programs to help support families during the Covid-19 pandemic.
While on site events have been cancelled this year, the Orillia Canada Day committee is hosting a drive through giveaway, to hand out thousands of free Canadian flags to help residents celebrate Canada Day
The city of Orillia is hoping that their new patio policy will mean more options for people looking to eat or drink at a local establishment in the during the new normal created by the Covid-19 pandemic.
This event is a partnership with the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, County of Simcoe and District of Muskoka. Supporting partners include the Small Business Enterprise Centres and Regional Community Futures located throughout Simcoe Muskoka.
The city of Orillia's Economic Recovery Task Force is looking at a new initiative to make it easier for restaurants to open and expand their patios as part of the Stage 2 economic re-opening in Ontario.
Camp Orillia will incorporate public-health measures as laid out by the Province of Ontario and the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, including physical distancing, small camp sizes, daily health assessments, alternative locations, extensive cleaning measures and modified programming.
Following the provincial directive to test anyone who wishes to be tested, Barrie health care providers are working together to provide testing options. Here is a list of all the local assessment and testing centres.
The Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board has postponed graduations for all Grade 8 and 12 students until physical distancing rules are more relaxed and the size of gatherings is increased. But they wanted to do something to recognize this important milestone.
The Township of Tiny is initiating Phase 2 of reopening our outdoor amenities. As of Friday, June 5 at 12:01 AM, public beaches will be made available for limited recreational use. Our number one priority is protecting the wellbeing of Tiny’s residents, which is why new health and safety protocols and parking restrictions are being introduced.
Starting June 1, 2020, Georgian Bay Islands National Park will offer limited visitor access and basic services. Park hiking trails will be open, beaching will be permited, Some docks will be open, with limited garbage service.