Midland Adopts Breastfeeding Friendly Policy

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit gave a presentation to Council this evening asking for public support of their “Breastfeeding Friendly Places” campaign.  It seems that there is still some reluctance to accept the practice of breastfeeding in public and the presenters reported at least one local incident where a mother and baby were asked to leave the […]

Council Asks Police For Opinion About ATV On Local Roads

In a letter addressed to Council for tonight’s Council meeting, it seems that the Chief of Police Michael Osborne was asked to provide comments about the potential for Council to make bylaws that would pave the way for ATV (all terrain vehicles) to be allowed to operate on some or all of Midland streets, parks […]

Midland Going To The Birds?

Do you know that Midland has no bylaw covering the number of birds that folks can feed in the town? A friend complained that over the past few years, birds, namely pigeons are using his home’s roof as resting area, washroom and meeting centre for flocks of pigeons in particular. We drove past their home […]