Membership is open to ALL residents, taxpayers and business owners in the Township of Muskoka Lakes. We pride ourselves on timely communications with our members. We strive to keep them informed on what is going on in the Township that effects them directly or indirectly.
A copy of our 2019 Yearbook is available here - 2019 Yearbook
In the spring of 2019, Muskoka experienced extensive flooding. The Ontario government appointed Douglas McNeil, P.Eng. of Winnipeg Manitoba to advise the Minister, and to make recommendations to improve the existing flood policy framework.
The Executive Summary is available at - Flood Report - Executive Summary and the full report here - 2019 Flood Events. Section 4.3 dealing specifically with the flooding in the Muskoka River Watershed starts on page 44
Hospital strategic plan and funding presentation. Water quality matters presentations. Water safety concerns at Bala Falls Hydro Project. 30-day “pause” put on Official Plan Amendments for Minett. Safe Quiet Lakes Municipal Update. Muskoka Lakes Chamber of Commerce review 2019 events. Council discusses mileage renumeration. Planning Committee reviews site plan process. District Council acknowledges Member of Parliament Scott Aitchison years service to Muskoka. 2020 Township Budget Schedule. Recent awards around Muskoka. - Read more about Township Watch - November 2019
Recommendations for the Resort Village of Minett by the Joint Steering Committee. Safety plan released for the generating station in Bala. Public works director makes recommendations to Committee on the Bala Falls Road Bridge, Burgess 1 Dam, location of Bala Boulder and swimming lessons. What colour light should be used in your bubbler system. Affects of sports courts/active recreational activity areas on the land. Process and focusing on the matters at hand. District votes to keep Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit intact. - Read more about Township Watch - October 2019
Canada Day Event monies presented to Andy's House and Victims Services. New parking by-law in the Township. Cost sharing of welcome/event signs. Report on OPP enforcing Township By-laws. Should the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit be one of two in Ontario to disband, or should it remain intact? Update on the District of Muskoka's meeting with the Ministry of Environment, Conservation and Parks, the resort owner and third party sewage plant operator in Minett. Seasonal road restrictions on Muskoka Road 50 (High Falls Road) - Read more about Township Watch - September 2019
The Muskoka Ratepayers' Association believes in orderly development in the Township of Muskoka Lakes that results in additional business, retail and service employment and contract opportunities for all Muskoka residents. - Read more about The Muskoka Ratepayers' Association and Development
After being granted access permits by the District in August, staging for the construction of the small hydro plant at Bala falls has started. Not unexpectedly, there were demonstrations on the Labour Day weekend. For more details, please read the full article The Muskoka Ratepayers’ Association has not in the past, nor do we now, take a position for or against the proposed small hydro plant at Bala Falls. - Read more about Bala Falls - Small Hydro Electric Project - 2017
What you need to know about the Muskoka Health Hubs - Read more about Did You Know - About the Health Hub ?
Muskoka Weather - click on image for more details.
Ratepayers - Board Meeting
Dec 6, 2019 11:00am to 2:00pm
TML - Committe of Adjustment
Dec 9, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm
TML - Council
Dec 11, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm
TML - General / Finance Committee
Dec 12, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm
TML - Planning Committee
Dec 13, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm