July 22, 2015: Fire Ban in EFFECT for Huron Shores

Huron Shores Fire Ban Notice

July 22, 2015:  Due to the current dangerously dry conditions, the Huron Shores Fire Department has imposed a Fire Ban effective immediately and until further notice.  All Open Air Burning Permits (for burning grass, wood debris, etc.) are suspended and no permits will be renewed while the ban remains in place. Small, contained fires are permitted […]

Civic Holiday Weekend: Things to See & Do

August Civic Holiday

There’s plenty to see and do, in and around Huron Shores this Civic Holiday Weekend: Town of Thessalon Community Days July 30-August 3:  Beginning Thursday evening, July 30th, the Northern Credit Union will host the annual Car and Bike Show, with BBQ, and live music on Main Street, as well as historical displays by the […]

Wanted: Community Members to Engage in Activities with Visiting Medical Professionals

Huron North Logo

The following message was received from the Huron North Professional Recruitment and Retention Coordinator: It takes a community to hire a physician! The Huron North East and West Professional Recruitment and Retention Committees are seeking active community members who are interested in engaging with the Medical Residents and visiting Physicians! It is our goal to […]

Reminder: 80’s Dance – Saturday, July 25

80s Dance

Who was your favourite musical act from the 1980’s?  Was it Madonna?  Culture Club?  Prince or The Go-Go’s?  What was your favourite show?  Dynasty or Dallas?  Come out to the dance that celebrates all things from the 1980’s – Big hair!  Shoulder pads! Bright colours and leg warmers! The Iron Bridge Recreation Committee is sponsoring […]

Clothes Dryer Fire Safety Tips

Fire Dept Crest

The Huron Shores Fire Department in conjunction with the Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management (OFMEM) advise that the leading cause of dryer fires in homes is the lack of dryer maintenance.  Homeowners are reminded to take the following precautions (Please click on the tip sheet to enlarge or download): Installation Have your […]

Roe Park Grand Opening

Roe Park Grand Opening Cake

On a beautiful July Saturday morning, a group of people gathered to celebrate the Grand Opening of the playground equipment and picnic area at Roe Park.  Present for the ribbon-cutting were (shown from left to right) Hydro One’s Mr. Brian Dellandrea, Customer Operations Manager, Algoma and Manitoulin Operating Areas, Councillor Jane Armstrong and Councillor Gord […]

July 21: Re-Opening of Ansonia Road

Open Road

Effective 5:00 p.m., July 21st, 2015, the portion of Ansonia Road that was closed for culvert replacement will be open to the traveling public.  The only work remaining is re-installation of the guard rail system which will take place at a later date.  The Municipality requests the traveling public to remain cautious and be vigilant […]

July 17, 2015: Fire Ban Lifted

Huron Shores Fire Ban Notice

Effective Friday, July 17th, 2015, the Huron Shores Fire Department has LIFTED the Fire Ban originally imposed on Friday, July 3rd.  Open Air Burning may only be conducted with a valid permit.  Permits are available at the Municipal Office in Iron Bridge from Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; the Fee is $5.00.  […]

CAFC & Big Basswood Lake Assn’s Annual General Meetings: July 16 & 19

Big Basswood Lake - Municipality of Huron Shores

The Municipality has received the following information respecting the Annual General Meetings for the Central Algoma Freshwater Coalition (CAFC) and the Big Basswood Lake Association: Join the Central Algoma Freshwater Coalition (CAFC) at their upcoming Annual General Meeting, Thursday, July 16th, 2015, 7:00-9:30 p.m. Bruce Station, 109 Station Rd.  Here about the projects CAFC has […]

Basswood Lake Road Construction

Road Construction Ahead

Reconstruction of  a portion of Basswood Lake Road, between its intersection with Big Basswood Lake Camp Road and the south entrance of Little Basswood Beach, is scheduled this summer and could start as early as Tuesday, July 14th.  While the road is intended to be open to thru traffic during the construction period, travel could […]