Mayor's Welcome
    Welcome to Gore Bay,

    On behalf of members of council, our town staff and myself I would like to welcome you to our town website and for those of you visiting Gore Bay, I welcome you to our town. 

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    Contact Information

    Town of Gore Bay
    P.O. Box 590, 15 Water Street
    Gore Bay, Ontario 
    P0P 1H0 

    Phone: (705) 282-2420
    Fax: (705) 282-3076 

    Annette Clarke, CAO/Clerk
    aclarke@gorebay.ca
    Pam Bond, Treasurer
    pbond@gorebay.ca
    Ron Lane, Mayor
    mayor@gorebay.ca
    General Inquiries
    scarr@gorebay.ca
     
    Transfer Station Hours
    Winter / Spring Hours
    Sept. 16th – June 14th


    Wednesday: 12 pm - 5:30 pm
    Saturday: 9 am - 1 pm

    Summer Hours
    June 15th – Sept. 15th


    Monday: 8 am - 3 pm
    Wednesday: 11 am - 7 pm
    Saturday: 9 am - 1 pm

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    Volunteer Firefighters

    The Gore Bay-Gordon/Barrie Island Joint Fire Department is hiring interested parties for this rewarding experience!

    Minimum Qualifications: Must be 18 years or older and possess a valid "G" driver's license and mode of transportation.

    For more informatioon or to pick up an application, please visit the Gordon/Barrie Island municipal office or call 705-282-2702

    Welcome to Gore Bay on Beautiful Manitoulin Island

    The Town of Gore Bay, located on the North Channel of Lake Huron, is nestled between two splendid, tree-covered bluffs. Incorporated in 1890, Gore Bay is one of the larger communities on Manitoulin with a permanent population of just over 900. Gore Bay is the judicial centre of Manitoulin, and one of the island's commercial and professional centres. 

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    The Town of Gore Bay has issued a
     
    FIRE BAN
     
    Until Further Notice
     
    Thank you for your co-operation


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    NOTICE TO GORE BAY RESIDENTS
     
      
    Ontario Clean Water Agency will be conducting
    FIRE FLOW TESTING on:

     
    TUESDAY JULY 28, 2015
    and
    WEDNESDAY JULY 29, 2015
     

    You may experience intermittent low water pressure at various times throughout the day.

    If you experience discoloured water, run tap until it clears.

      
    If you have any questions contact the municipal office at (705) 282-2420
     
    Thank you for your cooperation.
     


    The Corporation of the Town of Gore Bay 
    LEASE OPPORTUNITY 

    The famous Red Roof Pavilion 1st & 2nd floors are available for lease. This is a great opporunity for a seasonal or year round business venture. The space was previously leased as a high end restaurant. This commerical location is located directly beside the Gore Bay Marina, which hosts approximately 85 seasonal boaters and hundreds of transient boaters throughout the summer. This is agreat opportunity for a successful business. And the Gore Bay Farmer's Market is located just steps from the front door every Friday morning throughout the tourist season. 

    The leased space includes: 
    - 3 tub sink 
    - 55 wooden chairs 
    - 14 wooden tables 
    - a walk-in cooler 
    - 10,000 sq ft parking lot 

    Proposals and/or Letters of Intent are now being accepted for this lease opportunity. All interested parties are encouraged to contact the undersigned with any questions or to submit an application. 


    Annette Clarke, CAO/Clerk 
    P.O. Box 590, Gore Bay, Ontario P0P 1H0 
    Tel: 705-282-2420 ext. 1 
    Email: aclarke@gorebay.ca

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    Mayor's Report - Fall 2014

     By Ron Lane, Mayor Gore Bay
     
    With the conclusion of the four year term of current Council at the end of November and with a new Council sworn into office on Dec. 1, I would like to reflect back on some of the things that were accomplished by Council during this past term.
     
    One of our goals was to focus on our public buildings, our streets, sidewalks, water/sewer works and equipment.  These things are the principal assets of the Town and as such require constant attention. 
     
    With respect to our buildings significant upgrades took place in our arena where new dressing rooms were added, and the time keeper’s box relocated.  This fall the public washrooms were replaced with modern handicap... Read more...