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Collingwood council endorses $10B emergency funding request

Collingwood council endorses $10B emergency funding request

Council voted to support the work of a national agency seeking emergency operational funding to help municipalities recover from financial losses caused by the pandemic
Provincial state of emergency extended until July 15

Provincial state of emergency extended until July 15

The Ontario Legislature approved the extension this morning
New contract, new bins: county changing garbage collection again in 2021

New contract, new bins: county changing garbage collection again in 2021

Miller Waste will take over as the contractor for curbside collection, and they'll be using an automated truck to pick up and dump bins left at the curb
Ontario reports 163 new COVID-19 cases today

Ontario reports 163 new COVID-19 cases today

The province is reporting a 24 per cent drop in new cases compared to yesterday
County pumps brakes on $80M housing hub in Orillia

County pumps brakes on $80M housing hub in Orillia

Affordable housing hub would include 130 units, but the cost per unit is around $400,000
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Good morning, Collingwood!

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COVID-19: Seven mental health coping tips for life during a pandemic

COVID-19: Seven mental health coping tips for life during a pandemic

There are actions that individuals can take at home to help ease loneliness, depression
Come fall, financial experts expect flood of people with unmanageable debt

Come fall, financial experts expect flood of people with unmanageable debt

CERB and payment holidays by mortgage and credit companies are offering some respite, but it will all come to an end
Council asks staff for options for rainbow crosswalk

Council asks staff for options for rainbow crosswalk

Staff have been asked to bring back a list of possible locations, costs, and other options for permanent installations to recognize diversity in Collingwood
Meaford resident accused of assaulting neighbour with a grass trimmer

Meaford resident accused of assaulting neighbour with a grass trimmer

The victim sustained minor injuries to his abdomen, according to police