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Water Notice: Elmvale
Posted on 11/23/2017
Please be advised that maintenance work on the water systems in Elmvale is currently taking place. This maintenance can cause sediment and minerals in the pipes to loosen or dissolve and be released into the water resulting in discoloured water for residents connected to the mains. The water is safe for consumption, however residents are advised to flush their taps to clear the discoloured water out of their system. more
Business Owners Learn About Opportunities and Resources in Springwater
Posted on 11/16/2017
Approximately 50 business owners gathered at Vespra Hills Golf Club on November 16 to attend the Springwater Business Breakfast.more
CP Holiday Train Chugging into Springwater with Festive Cheer
Posted on 11/15/2017
The Canadian Pacific Railway (CP) Holiday Train will be rolling into Springwater Township at 12:15 pm on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at Highway 26 and Anne Street North. The CP Holiday Train collects food and money for the Elmvale and District Food Bank and the Barrie Food Bank, helping raise awareness in the fight against hunger.more
Springwater Shocked by TD Bank Announcement Regarding Closure of Elmvale Branch
Posted on 11/07/2017
The Township of Springwater was shocked to learn that the TD Bank will be closing the doors to its Elmvale Branch on May 11, 2018.more
Springwater Fire & Emergency Services Colour-Coding Fire Hydrants
Posted on 11/02/2017
Springwater Fire & Emergency Services is ensuring firefighters have critical information when time is limited and every second counts by installing colour-coded, reflective discs on fire hydrants to indicate water flow rates.more
Accessible Trail Opens at Historic Fort Willow
Posted on 09/29/2017
Today marked the official opening of a new accessible trail at the Fort Willow Conservation Area in the Township of Springwater.more
Springwater Breaks Ground on New Midhurst Pavilion
Posted on 09/25/2017
Work on the new Midhurst Pavilion can move forward following a groundbreaking held at the site at 41 Spence Avenue in Midhurst today.more
Bear Spotted in Springwater
Posted on 09/20/2017
A black bear has been spotted in the Gill Road and Horseshoe Valley Road W area of the Township. Please use extreme caution.more
Enbridge Gas Distribution helps Springwater Fire & Emergency Services and the Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council Reduce Fire and Carbon Monoxide Deaths through Project Zero
Posted on 09/20/2017
Today, Enbridge Gas Distribution, the Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council and Springwater Fire & Emergency Services announced they are partnering to improve home safety and bring fire and carbon monoxide-related deaths down to zero.more
Step into history at the Festival at Fort Willow, September 30
Posted on 09/18/2017
Bring the family and step into history at the Festival at Fort Willow on Saturday, September 30, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fort Willow Conservation Area in Springwater Township. Historical re-enactors will brimore
Springwater Launches Community Improvement Plan
Posted on 08/28/2017
The Township of Springwater has launched a Community Improvement Plan to support local businesses and stimulate investment in the community.more
Residents Advised to Use Caution During Solar Eclipse Monday
Posted on 08/21/2017
On Monday, August 21, 2017 a solar eclipse will be visible across all of North America. The Township of Springwater is advising residents to take the necessary safety precautions when viewing a solar eclipse. more
Celebrate Springwater Takes Place Saturday
Posted on 06/20/2017
Springwater will kick off Canada 150 Celebrations with a signature event, Celebrate Springwater on Saturday, June 24 from 5:00-10:30 pm. Located outdoors at the Township Administration Centre (2231 Nursery Road) this event will take place rain or shine.more
'Old for New Because it Protects You' Contest a Success
Posted on 06/05/2017
Springwater Fire & Emergency Services have found Springwater’s oldest smoke/CO alarm through the Old for New: Because it Protects You contest and are naming this year’s program a great success.more
MSP EA Special Council Meeting and Open House Postponed
Posted on 05/30/2017
Please be advised that the Special Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 30 and the Public Open House scheduled for June 6 regarding the Midhurst Secondary Plan Environmental Assessment have been postponed.more
River Town Saints Headlining Celebrate Springwater Event
Posted on 05/29/2017
The Township of Springwater is celebrating Canada 150 with a signature event, Celebrate Springwater, on June 24 at the Township Administration Centre (2231 Nursery Road) and are pleased to announce the River Town Saints as the headlining act.more
CANCELLATION NOTICE: Field Permits for May 2
Posted on 05/02/2017
Please be advised that all field permits for this evening (May 2) are now cancelled due to the excessive amount of rain we have received.more
CANCELLATION NOTICE: Field Permits for May 1
Posted on 05/01/2017
Please be advised that all field permits for this evening are now cancelled due to the excessive amount of rain we have received and are to continue to receive throughout this afternoon and evening.more
Join us on May 15 to Learn 13 Ways to Kill Your Community
Posted on 04/27/2017
The Mayors of Clearview Township, the Township of Springwater, and the Town of Wasaga Beach are pleased to invite residents from all three communities to attend an engaging evening with Doug Griffiths, national bestselling author of 13 Ways to Kill Your Community.more