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Town of Gravenhurst Meets With Province Over Muskoka Regional Centre

Posted: 2018-12-18 16:03:27 By: hbr

The Town of Gravenhurst is looking work with the new Provincial Government for a renewed opportunity to resume Muskoka Regional Centre (MRC) redevelopment discussions, ultimately attracting a suitable developer to the property.

Mayor Paul Kelly said the town recently had the opportunity to speak with the Provincial Government hoping to return to the negotiating table and find a suitable partner whom is respectful of our economic goals,” said Kelly.

“We’re keeping a very positive outlook on this file,”

A delegation from the Town, including Mayor (elect) Paul Kelly and Glen Davies, the Chief Administrative Officer met with three Parliamentary Ministers at Queens Park in Toronto facilitated by Muskoka-Parry Sound MPP Norm Miller.

During the discussions they highlighted the Muskoka Regional Centre file and emphasized the Town’s objectives of bringing prosperity and employment to Gravenhurst. 

Mayor Kelly said “We’ve reaffirmed our position to keep the Maple Leaf School proposal on the radar