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Town of Collingwood

Weekly Town Page

Friday, September 15, 2017

Council Corner

? Development & Operations Services: Monday, September 18 | 5:00 p.m. 3rd Flr Library ? Council Meeting: Monday, September 25 | 5:00 p.m. Council Chambers ? Corporate & Community Services: Monday, October 2 | 5:00 p.m. 3rd Flr Library ? No Council meeting October 9th For more information please visit


Current job postings with the Town of Collingwood ? Facility Attendant (Part-time) Deadline: September 18 4:00 p.m. ? Collection Maintenance Assistant (Student) ? Library, Deadline: September 24 4:00 p.m. For further information on employment opportunities, please refer to the Town of Collingwood website at:

Bid Opportunities

? FIN2017-025Q Installation of Backflow Devices (Part A) & Annual Testing of Backflow Devices (Part B), Part A mandatory site meeting September 19, 2017, Part B optional site meeting September 19, 2017, closing October 3, 2017 ? FIN2017-039Q All Inclusive Water Treatment, Chemical Analysis and Solid Chemical Supply Services at Various Recreation Facilities, closing September 26, 2017 ? FIN2017-033P Consulting Services for the Provision of a Master Accommodation Plan for the Town of Collingwood?s Facility Resources, closing October 10, 2017 ? FIN2017-048T Maple Street Drainage Repairs, closing October 3, 2017 Town of Collingwood competitive bid opportunities can be found at (a fee may apply). Documents can also be picked up in person from Clerk Services, 97 Hurontario Street during business hours, Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


2017 Accessibility Forum

Learn more about the Accessible Shuttle with on-site demonstrations!

Saturday, September 16, 2017 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Collingwood Farmers? Market Corner of Pine St. & Second St.

Questions, comments or accessibility requirements? Contact the Clerk?s Department or 705-445-1030 Hosted by the Town of Collingwood Accessibility Advisory Committee, in accordance with the AODA Transportation Standards.

Museum Event


SEPTEMBER 16, 2017

Celebrate Collingwood?s shipbuilding legacy at the 1st Annual Shipyard Social


Noon ? 4:00pm Food, refreshments, memories, and more! FAMILY-FRIENDLY EVENT Collingwood Museum | 45 St. Paul Street


School is back in session and motorists are reminded to pay attention on the roads. Do not use cell phones or other devices while driving. Be courteous, attentive and obey the crossing guard, speed limits and community safety zones at all times. Motorists MUST NOT proceed through the crosswalk until the children and the crossing guard have cleared the roadway. As a motorist, you MUST STOP before reaching a crosswalk when the crossing guard has their stop sign in an upright position.

Arts and Culture

when the crossing guard has their stop sign in an upright position. Collingwood Arts & Culture Awards



SIMCOE STREET THEATRE, 65 SIMCOE STREET 6:30-7:00 Appetizers and Cocktails (cash bar) 7:00 Awards Event with Mayor Sandra Cooper and special guest Master of Ceremonies Craig Ashton No cost, however seating is limited R.S.V.P by September 12 to or call 705-444-2500 FOR A LIST OF THIS YEAR?S NOMINEES GO TO WWW.COLLINGWOOD.CA/ ARTS-CULTURE-AWARDS

The Town of Collingwoood is Seeking Applicants for

Collingwood Heritage Committee

Applicants should have an interest in heritage conservation, historical research, historical building materials and techniques and have good communication skills, demonstrate initiative, and positive attitude. Applicants must submit a completed application including a brief statement as to why they are interested in the committee and how they believe they could contribute. The application is to be submitted to the undersigned no later than: Friday, October 6, 2017 @ 12:00 p.m. All members appointed to committees/boards must reside, own or rent property within Collingwood, be a Canadian citizen, and over the age of eighteen. Please note that the position is on a volunteer basis. Application forms are available at the Town Hall and on the website at For further information on the Collingwood Heritage Committee please visit: Attn: Christa Carter, Coordinator, Clerk Services, Town of Collingwood 97 Hurontario Street, PO Box 157, Collingwood, Ontario L9Y 3Z5

Riding bicycles on the sidewalk is prohibited to keep pedestrians safe! Please walk bikes on sidewalk or ride on the street.

(Bicycle By-law 2710 - Set Fine $45)

Notice of Public Meeting

On Monday October 16, 2017, the Council of the Corporation of the Town of Collingwood will hold a public meeting, pursuant to Section 12 of the Development Charges Act, 1997, to present and obtain public input on the Black Ash Creek Watershed Special Policy Area Background Study Update and related proposed by-law imposing the Development Charges. Any person may attend the Public Meeting of Council and any person who attends the meeting may make representations relating to the study and proposed by-law. The meeting is to be held: Monday October 16, 2017 at 5:15 p.m. in the Council Chambers, 97 Hurontario Street, Collingwood, Ontario, L9Y 2L9 Tel: 705-445-1030 In order that sufficient information is made available to the public, copies of the proposed by-law and background study are being made available on or before August 25, 2017 from the Clerk Services Department at the above noted location and online at Interested persons may express their comments at the Public Meeting or in writing, addressed to the Clerk at the above address prior to October 16, 2017.

Library Programs


Enjoy the great outdoors...and a great story! Start your walk at the Station Museum at 45 St. Paul Street and follow the Train Trail to Manning Avenue Dance like Jane Austen!

English Country Dancing

for adults Sunday, September 24 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

more info:

Collingwood Downtown

Collingwood Downtown

Farmers? Market

_ Saturday Mornings 8:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. _Victoria Day Weekend to Thanksgiving _ Local vendors feature a wide range of produce, fruit, meat, preserves, baked goods and more _ _ _ Presented by:

97 Hurontario Street, Collingwood


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