Lions request refund of rental monies for Peninsula Community Centre. Second quarter financial report presented to Committee. Fire Route By-Law would allow fire department to remove vehicles in fire routes. Township Integrity Commissioner received three formal complaints and seven informal complaints in last year. Integrity Commissioner contract extended to 2025. Fireworks exemption requests firmly denied. Council Chamber to be equipped with enhance hybrid meeting equipment. Tree Conservation and Tree Alteration By-Laws deferred when legal letter received by the Township. Plaque approved for Moon River Rock. OPA 56 Resort Village of Minett appealed. Sewage inspection reports completed for three areas of the Township of Muskoka Lakes. 202 by-law enforcement files opened between January 1st, 2022 to July 31st, 2022. Zoning By-Law Amendment 36-21 approved in part. Planning Committee receives comments at Official Plan Open House.
Parking restrictions placed on Armstrong Point Road. Parking and storage of trailers at Whiting Beach & Lawrence Pit discussed. Township given a 2021 “clean audit opinion”. Township’s Fire Master Plan recommends a feasibility study of the location of Township fire stations. “Shake The Lake” event to be held at Bush’s Watersports Park. Staff directed by resolution to review previous Short Term Rental By-Law. Approval of the Tree Conservation and Site Alteration By-Laws deferred by Council. Muskoka heritage plaque program requests funds to continue the program throughtout the Township of Muskoka Lakes. Draft Dark Sky By-Law to be uploaded to an Engage Muskoka Lakes page for public comment. Amendments to Comprehensive Zoning By-Law 14-14 further discussed at a Special Planning Committee meeting. Official Plan Amendment 56 Resort Village of Minett approved by District Council.
Muskoka Watershed Council provides an update on their activities. Safe Quiet Lakes has biggest response to survey ever and presents results. 111 recommendations put forward for the Township’s Parks & Recreational Master Plan. Internet coming to the Raymond Community Centre. Municipal insurance premium to decrease with new provider. New internet for the Township office. Township appoints a new building inspector. District of Muskoka Community & Planning Services Committee and Township’s Planning Committee hold a joint public meeting to hear a plan of subdivision and zoning by-law amendment for proposed development in Port Carling. Staff directed to look into short term rental by-law in early 2023. Planning Committee recommends to Council to adopt the site alteration & tree preservation by-laws. Graydon Smith’s seat at District declared vacant. Commissioners of Engineering & Public Works and Community & Planning Services named at the District. Draft Official Plan proceeds to public open house and public meeting.
General/Finance Committee Muskoka Road 169 Speed Limit Ferndale Road Realignment Parks & Recreation Master Plan Fire Master Plan Council Planning Committee Shoreline Vegetative Buffers Bell Telecommunications Tower Bell Telecommunications Tower [...]