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TOWN NOTICES WINTER STORMS - ARE YOU READY? Winter storms can be stressful for you and damaging to your property if you aren’t prepared. They can disrupt power supply and transportation as well as cause home and personal safety issues. Bitter cold and winter storms kill more people than the number of Canadians killed by tornadoes, thunderstorms, lightning, floods and hurricanes combined. Make sure you have reviewed your family emergency plan and safety tips with everyone in your household. • • • • • •
Make sure your 72-hour Emergency Kit is fully stocked Make sure your emergency car kit is stocked Listen to weather forecasts before venturing out Subscribe to Ontario’s Emergency Public Warning System Before venturing out, check road conditions Bring pets and companion animals inside – if it is too cold for you, it’s too cold for them
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Plan – Prepare – Be Aware Sunday December 31st
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Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays! PUBLIC MEETINGS All meetings are held at the Municipal Office, 3-5 Pineridge Gate in the Council Chambers unless otherwise posted. Everyone welcome. Agendas are available on the Town’s website, www.gravenhurst.ca/agendas
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ANIMAL CONTROL The By-Law department is reminding residents and visitors that dogs must be leashed at all times when in public or on trails. In addition to being leashed, all dogs that reside within the boundary of the Town of Gravenhurst must have valid dog tags (2018 dog tags are available at the town office and Pet Valu). Dog owners are responsible for injuries and damages caused by a dog in their care. Please keep in mind, there is a large, fenced in, off leash dog park located at the end of John St.S, where dogs are permitted to run at large and socialize.
What to do when you find a lost dog:
- If safe, take control of the dog. - Phone the Bylaw department 705-687-3412 ext.241, an officer will respond and take the dog from your care.
During Christmas Shut Down (December 23rd 2017 to January 2nd 2018):
- If safe, take control of the dog and drop the dog off at the Orillia OSPCA branch (check hours of operation Online or by phoning 705-325-1304). - If you are not able to transport the dog and immediate attention is required, please phone the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 for further instructions.
Library Holiday Hours
Ring in 2018 in style with a stellar dinner, an all-star evening of live music and good friends at the Opera House!
Phone: 705.687.5550 • 1.888.495.8888 www.GravenhurstOperaHouse.com
HOLIDAY CLOSURE DEC. 25 - JAN. 2
December 23 | 10am - 3pm December 24, 25, 26 Closed
December 27 | 10am - 8pm December 28 | 10am - 8pm December 29 | 10am - 5pm December 30 | 10am - 3pm December 31, January 1 | Closed
GRAEME MURRAY ARENA GRAVENHURST
Dec 24, 31 - 11 am-1pm Dec 27, 28, 29, Jan 2, 3, 4, 5 (11:30 am – 1 pm)
3-5 Pineridge Gate, Gravenhurst, ON P1P 1Z3
Published on Dec 15, 2017