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Waste Collection Cancellation & Waste Facility Closures - February 28, 2020,-2020.aspx2/28/2020 1:10:12 PMWaste Collection Cancellation & Waste Facility Closures - February 28, 2020<p><span style="text-decoration:underline;"><strong>*Update: Recycling & Organics Collection</strong></span><strong> - </strong>Due to inclement weather and extensive road closures, waste collection vehicles are being taken of the roads today the following areas:</p><ul><li><strong>*Township of Adjala-Tosorontio</strong></li><li><strong>Township of Clearview</strong></li><li><strong>Township of Springwater</strong></li><li><strong>Town of Wasaga Beach</strong></li></ul><p>Crews will return to the areas affected Saturday, February 29 to collect as time and weather allows. Please have materials out by 7 am Saturday.</p><p><strong><span style="text-decoration:underline;">Waste Facility Closures</span> -</strong> All waste facilities will be closed in today as a result of inclement weather and extensive road closures. Sites plan to resume normal operations Saturday, February 29 as weather permits. </p><p>Updates will be posted here.</p><div><span style="font-size:1em;">To receive notifications directly, residents can download the free Simcoe County Collects app through </span><a href="" style="font-size:1em;"><font color="#0066cc">Google Play</font></a><span style="font-size:1em;"> or the </span><a href="" style="font-size:1em;"><font color="#0066cc">App Store</font></a><span style="font-size:1em;">. Residents can also subscribe for waste collection alerts by phone, email or text message at </span><a href="/_layouts/15/FIXUPREDIRECT.ASPX?WebId=a41fbfa1-82ca-4939-9932-d97b8d6ad3e9&TermSetId=fb933945-005d-43ad-bb62-b84ef1fa9284&TermId=d3964858-da10-45a7-9daa-2b41192fd291" style="font-size:1em;"><font color="#0066cc"></font></a><span style="font-size:1em;">. </span><span style="font-size:1em;">​</span><br></div>
February 28 Service Impacts and Office Closures 12:45:31 PMFebruary 28 Service Impacts and Office Closures<p>​<em>Updated at 4​ p.m. on February 28, 2020:</em></p><p style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;">Due to road closures on many routes, and recommendations from the OPP to stay off roads today, many County offices and locations are closes and services are interrupted:</p><h3>Services Updates:</h3><ul><li>Essential 24/7 services such as Paramedic Services, Plows and Long-term Care remain open </li><li>Waste Collection for February 28 have been cancelled in Adjala-​Tosorontio, ​Wasaga Beach, Clearview and Springwater. Please brings items in from the road. Crews will try to return to these areas again on Saturday, February 29 (weather and conditions permitting) as early as 6 a.m.  Please download the Simcoe County Collects app for updates. <a href="/SolidWasteManagement/Pages/Waste-Collection-Cancellation-%26-Waste-Facility-Closures---February-28,-2020.aspx" target="_blank">Click here </a>for full details.  </li><li>County Landfill and Transfer Sites are closed</li><li>LINX Transit routes are operating today, but behind schedule - please view the Transit app for up to date route information</li><li>Save-a-Life CPR Certification course scheduled for February 29 at Lampman Lane Community Centre in Barrie has been cancelled. <a href="">Click here</a> for full details.<br></li></ul><p><em>Note: Services are being assessed throughout the day based on weather and road conditions. </em></p><h3>Office and Location Closures:</h3><p>The following offices/locations are closed:</p><ul><li><div style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;">Administration Centre </div></li><li><div style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;">Museum</div></li><li><div style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;">Archives </div></li><li><div style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;">Ontario Works Offices including: Midland, Collingwood, Alliston and Bradford (Barrie and Orillia closed early)<br></div></li><li><div style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;">Landfills/transfer stations​<br></div></li></ul><p style="margin-right:0in;margin-left:0in;"> </p>
Winter Collection Reminders 9:01:05 PMWinter Collection Reminders<p>​Waste must be placed in a visible location at the end of your driveway, not on a snowbank.  If necessary, clear a small area.</p><p>To prevent material from freezing, line your green bin with newspaper or a paper carry- out tray and keep recyclables in a dry location.</p><p>Stack recycling boxes and do not overfill to prevent materials from blowing out.</p><p>If materials are hit by snow removal equipment or are filled with snow prior to collection, it is the resident's responsibility to clean up the materials.</p><p>When inclement weather or poor road conditions result in the cancellation or delay of collection services, get notified directly by downloading the Simcoe County Collects App <span style="font-size:1em;">through </span><a href="" style="font-size:1em;"><font color="#0066cc">Google Play</font></a><span style="font-size:1em;"> or the </span><a href="" style="font-size:1em;"><font color="#0066cc">App Store</font></a>​ or sign up for service alerts <a href="/SolidWasteManagement/Pages/schedules.aspx">here</a>.</p>
Ontario Works and Children Services Office Relocation's-Services-Office-Relocation-.aspx7/23/2019 8:38:42 PMOntario Works and Children Services Office Relocation<p>​​Please note that effective Monday, July 29, 2019 both the Ontario Works and Children Services Office in Collingwood will be permanently relocated to our new location: 485 Second Street in Collingwood, ON. *Please note the new office will officially open to the public at noon on Monday, July 29th</p><p>Our last day at the current Collingwood location (186 Hurontario Street) will be Friday July 26th.</p><p>Please do not hesitate to contact the County with any questions or concerns at 705-722-3132.</p><p> </p><h2>Déménagement d'Ontario au travail et Services à l'enfance à la communauté</h2><p>S.V.P. noter que l'emplacement de l'Ontario au travail et services à l'enfance dans la communauté de Collingwood va déménager en permanence à notre nouvel endroit le 29 juillet 2019: 485 Deuxième Rue dans Collingwood, ON.  * Notez s'il vous plaît que le nouveau bureau sera officiellement ouvert au public à midi, lundi, le 29 juillet, 2019.</p><p>Notre dernier jour à l'endroit de Collingwood actuel (186 Rue Hurontario) sera vendredi, le 26 juillet, 2019.</p><p>N'hésitez pas de contacter le Comté avec n'importe quelles questions ou inquiétude, vous pouvez nous appeler au 705-722-3132.</p>
Request for Sponsorship - Annual Warden's Gala 1:57:59 PMRequest for Sponsorship - Annual Warden's Gala<span lang="EN">The County of Simcoe is actively seeking sponsorship for the Annual Warden’s Gala Dinner benefiting the United Way Greater Simcoe County. By supporting the United Way, you are investing in your community and helping those most in need. <br><br></span><span lang="EN">Any person(s) or businesses interested in becoming a sponsor for this event, please visit </span><a href=""></a> for more sponsorship opportunities. Thank you to all.