Monthly News & Updates

July 2022 | 07

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Nomination period is now open. If you are interested in running for Council click here, or contact the Township Office to pick up your copy of the 2022 Municipal Candidate Package.

For more information on the 2022 Municipal Election please contact Roseann Knechtel at 705-466-3341 x223

Calling all Trades & Home Services!

The Township of Mulmur is producing an economic development video, highlighting businesses offering services, such as Electricians, Plumbers, Heating and Air Conditioning, Roofers, Tree Services, General Contractors, Landscapers, Snow Removal, Fencers etc.

Would you like your business to be featured? Let us know!

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Council Vacancy

At the July 6 meeting, Council voted in favour of Andrew Cunningham to fill the vacant council position. Andrew will be taking the oath of office on August 3, 2022.

We would like to thank all seven candidates for their interest in the position.



Wednesday August 3, 2022

Business Recognition 

A policy has been developed to recognize new businesses, length of service and outstanding achievement through both nomination and/or application. 

The establishment of a policy for recognition also allows the Township to develop a business recognition list, to be reviewed and maintained by the Economic Development Committee for recommendation to Council.


Saturday, July 16, 2022

8am - 3pm

Mulmur Works Yard

Visit our website for more information.

Public Meeting and Open House

The Township will be holding a public meeting and open house for a proposed zoning by-law amendment and updated official plan.

The Open House will be held in person at the Township Office, (lower level) in Terra Nova on

Saturday, Sept. 24, 2022

10:00am – 11:30am

The statutory public meeting will be held in person and electronically

Wednesday, Sept. 7 2022 9:00am

For more information:

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Climate Emergency!

Council of the Township of Mulmur has declared a Climate Emergency for the purpose of recognizing and deepening our commitment to protecting our economy, ecosystems, and community from climate change.

In response to this Climate Emergency, Council seeks to limit its contributions to the climate crisis, by reviewing the current Strategic Plan action items for “Growing a Sustainable Mulmur” to reprioritize commitments and identify additional areas to take action. Council will review climate change options at budget time and participate in climate change adaptation training in 2023.

For the whole month of July, the Township of Mulmur is hosting a “Best Burger Contest”!

Four hamburgers. Four restaurants. 31 days. Order. Eat. Vote. It’s that simple!

Try as many of the burgers you can anytime between July 1 to July 31, and rate each one for a chance to win a $100 gift card to your favourite! Voting is easy, simply scan the QR code at the restaurant or visit our website.

Having great burger places to eat in our community is just another reason to be proud of Mulmur and what happens here.

So get your hunger on and have fun eating burgers! Be sure to post about it on all of your socials and tag the restaurants involved in the making of your burger.

July 1 -31: Make sure to vote for your favourite!

Vote Here

Dufferin County Seeking Members for the Joint Compliance Audit Committee

Dufferin County is seeking members for a recently established Joint Compliance Audit Committee as per the Municipal Elections Act, Section 88.37.

The Committee is responsible for reviewing compliance audit applications submitted by an elector who believes on reasonable grounds that a candidate or third-party advertiser has contravened the provisions of the Municipal Elections Act relating to campaign or advertising finances. 

The Committee will be responsible for reviewing applications for all eight Dufferin municipalities.

Applications should be forwarded to or put in the drop box at:

30 Centre St,


by August 12, 2022.

To view the complete Terms of Reference and the application, please visit our website at

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Primrose Elementary School Grad

The Township of Mulmur was proud to sponsor the Grade 8 Academic Excellence Award this year. Congratulations to this years winner:

Simon Harman


Simon is a diligent, conscientious student who always puts his full effort into everything that he does, including his academics.

Congratulations Simon!

Council would like to thank everyone who helped make the Strawberry Supper a great success! You helped raise $5,830 for the North Dufferin Community Centre!

Citizen of the Year

Mayor Janet Horner recently presented Carl Alexander with the Citizen of the year award.  

Carl is being recognized for his work with the Bruce Trail Association when two years ago they set out to get rid of off roaders and litter at the Pine River Fishing Area.  Carl would like to thank Tom Taylor and Bryan Cornfield for their help as well, and remarks that seeing people enjoy the area makes all his work worthwhile.

Congratulations Carl!

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