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Safe Quiet Lakes Campaign 2016 – on YouTube

Is your boat too loud? This video, produced by the Safe Quiet Lakes Association, in cooperation with the OPP explains the regulations governing mufflers on boats. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6N63q8KebdE. For more information on respectful boating and how to share the lake, please visit http://safequiet.ca/

New Depth Map of Lake of Bays

Many people who attended the LOBA AGM were able to see (and purchase) a copy of the new Lake of Bays Depth Map, created by Greg Betteridge, a recently retired trout biologist with the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources in Algonquin Provincial Park, in cooperation with Jeff McMurtrie of Jeff’s Map (jeffsmap.com). Many at the…

Latest Update on Waterfront Back Lots

Smaller Waterfront Back Lots Approved by District Council Latest Update on Lake of Bays Official Plan – July 5, 2016: On June 20th, The District of Muskoka Council approved the updated Official Plan for the Township of Lake of Bays, including an amendment to reduce the minimum size of waterfront back lots from the current…

Newsflash: Official Plan Review Update

Smaller Waterfront Back Lots Approved by District Planning Committee Final decision to be made by District Council on June 20th Lake of Bays Official Plan Update: On May 19th, The District of Muskoka Planning and Economic Development Committee (PED) voted to approve the updated Official Plan for the Township of Lake of Bays, including an…

Electricity Rate Changes for Seasonal Customers

Electricity Pricing: Distribution Rate Changes for Seasonal Customers Hydro One customers will have received their 2016 bills that reflect the change to “all-fixed” distribution rates, with an eight-year phase in starting January 2016. For seasonal customers, this will change the monthly amount of the distribution Charge each year from 2017 to 2023 as follows: Usage:…