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Gravenhurst Closes Public Areas Near Lake Muskoka

Posted: 2019-05-01 10:39:12 By: hbr

Water levels within the Black River, Kahshe Lake and Severn River watersheds appear to be stabilizing, town of Gravenhurst officials say. The Town’s Emergency Control Group are continuing to monitor watershed conditions throughout the freshet period and in light of observed water levels in Lake Muskoka and have decided to close areas adjacent to Lake Muskoka including:
• Muskoka Bay Park
• Muskoka Beach Park
• Lorne Street Beach
• Portions of the Muskoka Wharf Parking Lot

Andrew Stacey, Director of Infrastructure Services says “At this time we remind all residents and visitors to stay away from these and all affected areas in the Municipality, as public safety is of utmost importance to us.”