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
Thanks you to the many of you who joined us for our recent AGM on July 20th. A report of the meeting and speakers will be available shortly.
In the meantime, one of the discussion topics concerned cottagers and renters that showed little regard for what cottaging is all about. The Ratepayers developed a "Muskoka Etiquette" document several years ago that we promised to highlight on the web site. It can be found at - Muskoka Etiquette
New procedural by-law passes, but not unanimously. 24-hour closure of Highway 632, the northern extension of Peninsula Road. Request for waiver of development charges. Bala Cranberry Festival road closures and request for assistance with solid waste charges. After action report on spring flooding. Public meeting for subdividing and rezoning lands around Mary Jane Lake. - Read more about Township Watch - July 2019
Solid waste a problem in Muskoka. Moon River Chutes choke point. Engineering firm reviews flooding. Growth pays for growth. Lippa Pit & Quarry application denied. Procedural by-law deferred to July Council meeting. Steering committee for Official Plan Review appointed. - Read more about Township Watch - June 2019
A note of thanks to the Township - Read more about A Letter of Thanks to the Township of Muskoka Lakes
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
Sep 28, 2019 9:00am to 1:00pm
TML - Committe of Adjustment
Oct 15, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm
TML - Council
Oct 16, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm
TML - General / Finance Committee
Oct 17, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm
TML - Planning Committee
Oct 18, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm