Ontario Enacts Provincial Emergency and Stay-at-Home Order

Posted on Wednesday, April 07, 2021 04:31 PM

News Release

Ontario Enacts Provincial Emergency and Stay-at-Home Order

April 7, 2021

Additional measures needed to protect health system capacity and save lives during third wave of COVID-19

TORONTO — The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is immediately declaring a third provincial emergency under s 7.0.1 (1) of the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act (EMPCA). These measures are being taken...

Be Bear Wise and Prevent Bear Encounters

Posted on Wednesday, April 07, 2021 03:43 PM

Black Bear

Public should exercise caution as bears come out of hibernation.

The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry and the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) remind you to exercise caution as black bears begin to come out of hibernation this spring.

Bears waking up from hibernation are faced with a scarcity of natural food sources, leading them to look for food in garbage cans and bird feeders.

For more information, please visit the Ontario Bear Wise website


Open Air Burning Permit

Posted on Tuesday, April 06, 2021 03:39 PM

Burn Permit

Just a reminder to all residents within the Municipality of Wawa that all open air burning conducted between April 1st – October 31st requires a permit.

You may get your open air burning application by contacting the Fire Chief by email or 705-856-2244 Ext. 228, Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm or the application may be downloaded here.

All fees must be accompanied with the application. An on-site inspection is required before a permit will be issued.


Welcome to our Website

Posted on Tuesday, April 06, 2021 10:20 AM

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