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CP Holiday Train Bringing Cheer to Springwater
Posted on 11/15/2018
The Canadian Pacific (CP) Holiday Train will be rolling into the Township of Springwater at 12:15 p.m. on Friday, November 30, 2018 at Highway 26 and Anne Street North. more
Extended Road Closure: Crossland Road (County Road 29)
Posted on 10/24/2018
This notice is to advise you that the closure of County Road 29 (Crossland Road) in the Township of Springwater between County Road 92 (River Road West) and Flos Road 7 W has been extended until October 31, 2018 due to issues beyond the contractor’s control associated with the culvert replacement.more
Unofficial 2018 Election Results
Posted on 10/23/2018
The following are the unofficial results for the 2018 Municipal Election. The certified results and declaration of election will be made by 12:00 p.m. on October 24, 2018.more
Internet and Telephone Voting Opens in Springwater Election
Posted on 10/12/2018
Internet and telephone voting have officially opened in the Springwater Municipal & School Board Election. Qualified electors are able to vote 24/7 from the comfort or their home, office or anywhere with an internet or telephone connection, until the close of Election Day on Monday, October 22, 2018 at 8:00 pm.more
Look. Listen. Learn. Be aware. Fire can happen anywhere.
Posted on 10/01/2018
Springwater Fire & Emergency Services is urging everyone to ‘Look, Listen and Learn’ about fire safety during this year’s Fire Prevention Week, which runs from October 7 -13, 2018.more
Take a Journey to 1812 at the Festival at Fort Willow, September 29, 2018
Posted on 09/25/2018
Take a journey back in time at the Festival at Fort Willow on Saturday, September 29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Fort Willow Conservation Area at 2714 Grenfel Rd. in Springwater Township.more
Important Information Regarding Voter Information Letters
Posted on 09/21/2018
As a result of an error in printing, the Voter Information Letters indicate that the advanced poll for internet and telephone voting opens on Monday, October 12, 2018; however these advance polls open on Friday, October 12, 2018 at 10:00 am. more
County Forestry conducting Controlled Burn in Museum Tract in Midhurst September 19 and 20
Posted on 09/18/2018
The County of Simcoe is executing a controlled burn on 30 hectares (74 acres) of County Forests within the Museum Tract in Midhurst adjacent to the Simcoe County Museum September 19 and 20. more
Notice: Fees and Charges Update Effective September 20, 2018
Posted on 09/12/2018
The Township of Springwater faces increasing costs to deliver essential services while at the same time striving to maintain reasonable and affordable tax and user rates. As a result changes to certain fees and charges have been proposed to Council for approval.more
County of Simcoe Forestry to conduct controlled burn in Museum Tract in Midhurst
Posted on 09/04/2018
he County of Simcoe will be executing a controlled burn on 30 hectares (74 acres) of County Forests within the Museum Tract in Midhurst adjacent to the Simcoe County Museum. The controlled burn is scheduled to occur this fall as early as conditions permit after mid-September. The exact date cannot be determined at this time as it will be dictated by site and weather conditions. During the controlled burn, a section of Anne Street North directly adjacent to the site between Snow Valley Road and Highway 26 will be closed.more
Doors Open Simcoe
Posted on 08/28/2018
The Township of Springwater is partnering with the County of Simcoe and its member municipalities to offer an event aimed at opening doors to our area's cultural heritage buildings and natural sites. On September 29 from 10 am to 4 pm a selection of locations throughout the County will be open to the public. more
Springwater Township Making a Splash
Posted on 08/15/2018
Springwater residents have a new place to cool down with the opening of the Homer Barrett Park Splash Pad in Elmvale. Township Council officially cut the ribbon and invited the public to enjoy the park during a ceremony which took place on Wednesday afternoon.more
Certified List of Candidates Released for 2018 Springwater Municipal & School Board Election
Posted on 07/30/2018
The Certified List of Candidates running in the 2018 Springwater Municipal and School Board Election has been releasedmore
Snow Valley Water Treatment Facility Upgrades
Posted on 07/16/2018
Between July 16 and 20 the Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA) will be upgrading the electrical system and pumps at the Snow Valley Lowlands water treatment plant. Residents are asked to reduce their water use during this time.more
Residential Fire on Sunnidale Road
Posted on 07/09/2018
A residential fire on Sunnidale Road was caused by an improperly extinguished cigarette.more
Residential Fire on Vespra Valley Road
Posted on 06/18/2018
At approximately 1:00 pm on Sunday, June 17, 2018, Springwater Fire & Emergency Services responded to reports of a structure fire on Vespra Valley Road in Minesing.more
Barn Fire in Minesing
Posted on 06/01/2018
At approximately 12 noon on Friday, June 1, 2018, Springwater Fire & Emergency Services responded to reports of a structure fire on Fralick Road in Minesing. Approximately 25 firefighters responded to the scene and upon arrival discovered a fully-involved barn fire. more
Midhurst Secondary Plan Environmental Assessment Public Open House
Posted on 05/23/2018
The Township has received a response from the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) on the Draft Environmental Study Report (ESR) submitted in April 2017 and will be hosting a public open house on June 18, 2018 at Snow Valley Resort.more
Simcoe County Hosts Public Information Centre for Commercial and Industrial Properties
Posted on 05/03/2018
The County of Simcoe, working with its member municipalities, will hold a Public Information Centre regarding the reform of the property tax rebate program that currently exists for vacant commercial and industrial buildings.more