Economic Development Strategy Underway for North Simcoe

Strategic Plan Engagements

A new strategic plan is being developed for Midland, Penetanguishene, Tay and Tiny by the Economic Development Corporation of North Simcoe (EDCNS). An intensive week from November 21-25 is packed with over a dozen engagement sessions for industry sectors, four public participation opportunities with ‘Pop-Up Engagements’ where the public can share their perspectives and ideas […]

GBGH receives ‘remarkable’ $100K donation

Georgian Bay General Hospital Foundation

A $100,000 gift will provide vital funding to enhance the care experience for patients at Georgian Bay General Hospital (GBGH) in Midland. Steve and Brenda, seasonal residents in Honey Harbour, made this gift to address some of the highest-priority projects for the hospital in the coming year. Steve and Brenda have spent summers on Georgian […]

Looking for a spot to build a hangar?

CYEE Hangar - Huronia Airport

Come check out the lots at Huronia Airport/CYEE! These lots are available for lease and are situated in close proximity to Highway 400 and Georgian Bay, offering convenience and unlimited opportunities for tenants and businesses looking to be in the heart of North Simcoe. For more information please email Zachery Premate, Airport Manager.

Georgian Bay General Hospital launches new patient portal

My Health Care Portal - GBGH

Four local hospitals have launched a new patient portal, aptly named my health care, allowing patients to become more actively engaged in their own healthcare journey. Patients who receive care at Collingwood General and Marine Hospital (CGMH – Collingwood), Georgian Bay General Hospital (GBGH – Midland), Headwaters Health Care Centre (HHCC – Orangeville) and Royal […]

GBGH exploring innovative ways to bring appropriate care to the community

Georgian Bay General Hospital logo

Georgian Bay General Hospital (GBGH) has partnered with Rocket Doctor to trial a new service giving patients an alternative option to the Emergency department (ED), while still providing access to appropriate health services. People visiting GBGH’s ED or consulting the hospital’s website will be made aware of other alternatives, such as using Rocket Doctor’s virtual […]

Ontario Supporting Simcoe North Through the COVID-19 Pandemic

Ontario Triullium Foundation

Jill Dunlop, MPP for Simcoe North announced last Friday that 25 non-profit organizations will receive a combined total of over $ 2.4 million to help them offset the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic so they can deliver the best service possible for the people of Simcoe North and create a stronger Ontario. This grant has […]

Farmers, restaurateurs working to turn north Simcoe into culinary destination

Farm2Door, a collaboration of north Simcoe farmers and producers, is launching a wholesale service in order to better connect local growers with local restaurants. The new service is an expansion of the online food-delivery service and retail store created by Evain Maurice of BelleRoots Farms and Bart Nagel of Bulbs of Fire Garlic. Currently, residents […]

Georgian Bay General Hospital receives single largest gift in North Simcoe

Georgian Bay General Hospital Foundation

Marco Mancini and the Marco Mancini Family Foundation is making a $5-million transformational gift to improve healthcare for all the residents of North Simcoe. This outstanding gift will provide critical funding to transform the care experience for thousands of patients at Georgian Bay General Hospital (GBGH) in Midland. The Marco Mancini Family Foundation is making […]

Heart of Georgian Bay launches new program for Fall 2020

Taste, Shop & Experience the Heart of Georgian Bay Running from October 16th to November 1st, the Heart of Georgian Bay will entice customers & guests to partake in Taste, Shop & Experience the Heart of Georgian Bay.   The digital marketing campaign will direct viewers to a landing page where they will be able […]

North Simcoe Health Team gets green light to head into next phase

North Simcoe Ontario Health Team

After over a year of collaboration, the proposed North Simcoe Ontario Health Team (NSOHT) was notified by the government on July 23 that its submission to form an Ontario Health Team (OHT) is one of 17 Ontario Health Teams (OHT) approved to proceed to the next phase of the development process. The NSOHT consists of […]