MLA meets with smaller waterfront associations establishes informal committee

Following a meeting on April 28, 2011, the MLA and eight local waterfront associations on the big three lakes endorsed the establishment of an informal committee to address issues of mutual interest to all waterfront property owners.

MLA joins the conversation on Facebook and Twitter

More than 500-million active users can’t possibly be wrong.  That’s why the MLA decided to join the conversation, launching its official home on Facebook and Twitter.

Help the MLA Involve Future Generations

To help engage the next generation of waterfront property owners, the Muskoka Lakes Association is pleased to announce the introduction of a tiered membership structure for 2011.

Update on OMB Hearing re Port Carling boundary expansion

The Ontario Municipal Board hearing on the expansion of the Port Carling boundary began in Port Carling on Oct. 12. The hearing pits two co-appellants, the MLA and Friends of Port Carling, against the Township of Muskoka Lakes and the District of Muskoka, which last year approved an expansion of the eastside boundary of Port Carling in order to facilitate development of Hanna's Landing, a 255-home waterfront subdivision on Indian River/Mirror Lake

Update on Township of Muskoka Lakes Town Hall Meetings

The first in a series of 13 Town Hall meetings took place in Port Carling on Monday evening, Nov. 15.

The meetings, devised by mayor-elect Alice Murphy, were designed to introduce the new councillors (who take office Dec. 1), and give Muskoka Lakes residents an opportunity to talk about the issues that matter most to them.

Honourary MLA President Phyllis Parker recognized by the YWCA as a Woman of Distinction

At the 9th annual YWCA Women of Distinction Gala held on October 9th Phyllis Parker was honoured with the Lifetime Achievement award.

Phyllis Parker is an ideal candidate for a Lifetime Achievement Award. Her contributions to various communities span over half a century. It would be impossible to list every organization she has belonged to, every committee she has served on, or every time she has reached out to help.

Township of Muskoka Lakes Town Hall Meetings

Township of Muskoka Lakes, mayor-elect Alice Murphy and the councilors-elect invite you to attend one (or more) upcoming Town Hall meetings.

These meetings provide an opportunity for the public to meet the new mayor and councillors in an informal setting to discuss issues of importance to the community.

2010 Final Municipal Election Results

Please find results in pdf format for Township of Muskoka Lakes, Town of Bracebridge, Town of Gravenhurst and Township of Seguin.

MLA eBulletin Highlighting the Municipal Election

Please find the MLA September eBulletin by clicking on the title above. 


We strongly encourage you to review this bulletin which contains the MLA assessment of candidates for the municipal election.


MLA Municipal Candidate Assessments

The MLA was involved in interviewing candidates for the Township of Muskoka Lakes positions.

Click the title above to view our assessments.