Upon request, the Township of Ramara will provide, or arrange for the provision of, accessible formats and or communication supports for people with disabilities in a timely manner. Please contact the
at 705-484-5374 Ext. 242 if you wish an accessible format or communication support.
Green River (early snow) by Aleida Brandvold
*** Christmas 2014 ***
The Township of Ramara wishes you a safe and happy Holiday season and all the best for the new year!
Municipal Offices will close at 12:30 p.m. on Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24, 2014 and reopen at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, January 2, 2015.
The first Council Meeting of 2015 is scheduled for Monday, January 12th at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers at the Administration Office in Brechin.
Posted 2014-12-15 13:39:42
2015 Winter Recreation Guide is now live
Click the cover picture for a direct link to programs and events guide.
The Inaugural Meeting for the 2014-2018 Ramara Council was held on Monday, December 1, 2014.
Pictured above left to right are Ward 1 Councillor Marilyn Brooks, Ward 2 Councillor Margaret Sharpe, Deputy Mayor John O’Donnell, Mayor Basil Clarke, Ward 3 Councillor Erika Neher, Ward 4 Councillor John Appleby, and Ward 5 Councillor Kal Johnson.
Posted 2014-12-02 09:23:27
*** UPDATE ***
Confirmed Present - Blue-Green Algae - Notification Lake St. John
Click ELISA Results to view the November 21st, 2014 water sample results for Lake St. John.
Posted 2014-11-24 09:26:34
2014 Certified Official Election Results
Recorded Electors by Ward - Voter Turnout
Official Results with Percentage by Ward
Last update posted 2014-10-30 11:49:12
Posted 2014-10-28 12:08:00
*** Reminder to Candidates ***
It is the responsibility of ALL candidates, including those who withdrew their nomination, to file with the Township Clerk a financial statement in the prescribed form by 2:00 p.m., Friday, March 27, 2015.
Financial statements must be filed with the Township Clerk’s Office at:
2297 Highway 12, Brechin, ON L0K 1B0
The Township’s Clerk’s Office is open on regular business days between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Financial Statements will not be accepted after 2:00 p.m. on March 27, 2015.
Faxed or scanned documents will not be accepted as the Act requires all election documents to have original signatures.
Please click the following link to view the prescribed financial form
Financial Statement – Auditor’s Report – Form 4
Questions regarding the completion of the financial statement should be directed to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing at 416-585-7041.
Posted 2014-11-10 15:36:19
*** HALF LOAD RESTRICTIONS NOTICE UPDATE ***
All load restrictions have been lifted except for Concession Road 1 (Highway 12 – boundary) and Sideroad 5 (Concession Road 1 – Canal Road)
Last Update Posted 2014-10-29 13:43:46
Posted on homepage 2014-03-25 15:35:06
*** Notice ***
This is to advise that road construction on Concession Road B at the railway crossing will begin Tuesday, October 14, 2014.
Construction is estimated to take approximately 4 weeks.
Some delays are to be expected as there will be single lane closures.
Construction work will occur Monday to Friday, with two lanes open overnight and weekends.
Posted 2014-10-07 09:30:02
*** Status Update for Lake St. John ***
As of September 25, 2014 please be aware that the Ministry of the
Environment is still doing ongoing testing of Lake St. John. Ministry
results show there are still unsafe levels of microcystins present, all
residents are still advised that human or animal exposure of this
water may pose a health hazard.
Please check back for ongoing updates.
Posted 2014-10-07 09:37:31
CANAL ROAD – ROAD CLOSURE
Canal Road will be closed to through traffic for the replacement of Parks Canada’s dam at Lock 37.
The road closure will be effective as of MONDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2013 AT 5:00 a.m.
until approximately December 31, 2015, or such other time as the construction is complete.
Turnarounds have been constructed at #1072 and #1172 Canal Road.
Construction equipment will access the construction site from the west.
Please note that this is not a Township project but that we will assist in passing your concerns/complaints on to Parks Canada and/or Metric Construction.
Posted 2013-10-25 11:18:13
*** County of Simcoe - Garbage, Recycling & Organics Collections ***
For more information, please visit simcoe.ca or call the County of Simcoe at 705-735-6901
or for 426 or 689 exchanges call toll-free at 1-800-263-3199
The County Customer Service Department operators are available to take your calls:
Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
for additional info regarding Recycling and Waste
Last Update Posted 2014-07-16 10:17:41
NEW !! Click HERE for RECREATION ONLINE PROGRAM REGISTRATION!