Municipal

Thirteen pieces of art selected for That’s a Wrap 2023

Kawartha Lakes, in collaboration with Kawartha Arts Network, launched the 2023 That’s a Wrap call for artwork this summer. The… Continue reading “Thirteen pieces of art selected for That’s a Wrap 2023”

Local residents win reprieve on Long Beach development

A large and disparate group of Cameron area residents presented their concerns to council on September 26 about a FLATO-backed… Continue reading “Local residents win reprieve on Long Beach development”

City approves provincial housing targets, additional powers for mayor

In a unanimous vote, Kawartha Lakes council approved the building of an additional 6,500 housing units by 2031. This also… Continue reading “City approves provincial housing targets, additional powers for mayor”

Elmslie says Lindsay’s population expected to double in just eight years

New mayor says 2024 will bring focus on roads, infrastructure, arts and culture, among other competing interests

Many in Kawartha Lakes were unsure after the last municipal election what kind of council they were going to get…. Continue reading “Elmslie says Lindsay’s population expected to double in just eight years”

Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton County Roundtable for Ending Poverty launch food sharing program

The City of Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton County Roundtable for Ending Poverty, along with Hiawatha First Nation, are proud to… Continue reading “Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton County Roundtable for Ending Poverty launch food sharing program”

Monarch friendly initiative taking place along trail network

Residents and visitors who have travelled along the trail system recently in Kawartha Lakes may have noticed that staff have… Continue reading “Monarch friendly initiative taking place along trail network”

Collaboration needed to tackle affordable housing in Kawartha Lakes

At the July 25 regular council meeting, Michelle Corley, human services manager for housing, presented an update on the affordable… Continue reading “Collaboration needed to tackle affordable housing in Kawartha Lakes”