Town of Penetanguishene

The Town of Penetanguishene  is a picturesque bilingual community at the southern tip of peaceful and beautiful Georgian Bay.

Penetanguishene — meaning “the place of the rolling white sands” in Abinaki — has a unique urban form oriented towards the water with rolling hills, woodlands, wetlands and picturesque views.

This thriving bilingual community of 10,077 residents (Statistics Canada, Census of Population, 2021) offers a unique combination of lifestyle and business opportunity.

In Penetanguishene, we strive to create a livable community that enhances the natural, cultural, social and economic environments. We achieve this by continuously improving programs and services that are both accessible and environmentally and fiscally sustainable.

We are highly valued and widely celebrated due to the innovative and outstanding way we satisfy the needs of our residents, businesses and employees. As a result, the process is as fulfilling as the outcome.

If you are a young professional, new family, planning for your retirement or anything in between, Penetanguishene offers the perfect work-life balance.

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Penetanguishene Municipal Office

10 Robert Street West
Penetanguishene ON L9M 2G2


Southern Georgian Bay Chamber of Commerce

208 King Street
Midland, ON L4R 3L9


North Simcoe Community Futures

105 Fourth Street
Midland, ON L4R 4K6


Town of Penetanguishene