Mar 6th, 2014
By Sara Ross, Orillia Packet & Times With many more goals to accomplish, the mayors of Oro-Medonte, Severn and Ramara townships are hoping to secure another term in the municipal elections this fall. Severn Mayor Mike Burkett’s first term on council has “been very positive.” “The three years have...
Apr 15th, 2013
By Frank Matys Orillia Today April 12 2013A proposed treatment facility for contaminated soil will bring needed jobs and money to the township’s coffers, Ramara Mayor Bill Duffy says.“There will be a financial benefit to the township, it will be based on a certain dollar per ton that goes in and goes...
Apr 6th, 2012
By MIRANDA MINASSIAN, The Packet & Times April 6Bill Duffy believes the dead and ailing elk he is charged with failing to care for are the result of a neighbour’s sabotage.Read more...
Jul 27th, 2011
New administration building a step up By SARA ROSS The Packet & Times July 26 2911 Ramara Township has moved into its new barrier-free $3.9 million administration building. Read more ...
May 8th, 2011
Animal cruelty case subject to charter challenge Orillia Packet and Times May 6 2011 Ramara Township Mayor Bill Duffy’s animal cruelty case will be heard in Orillia court on Oct. 26 for the continuation of a charter challenge. Read more ...
Feb 18th, 2011
In preliminary budget, Ramara Township declines to pay into tourism marketing groupBy JENNIFER BURDEN The Packet & Times February 17 2011Ontario's Lake Country is one township away from being crippled....
Oct 21st, 2010
By SARA ROSS, THE ORILLIA PACKET & TIMES October 20 2010Ramara Township mayoral candidate Mary Bax thinks she can lead the township better than incumbent Bill Duffy, who has been mayor for the past two terms....
Sep 18th, 2010
The Ramara Chamber of Commerce will be hosting two all-candidates meetings: . 1. Brechin Legion on Tuesday October 5th from 7 to 9 pm2. Ramona Hall on Thursday October 7th from 7-9 pm...
Sep 14th, 2010
Township election race set for Oct. 25 vote By JENNIFER BURDEN THE ORILLIA PACKET & TIMESAll seven incumbents in Ramara Township want another crack at leading the municipality for the next four years. Bill Duffy is running again for mayor in the upcoming municipal election being held on Oct. 25. He i...
Jul 21st, 2010
By KELLY MCSHANE ORILLIA PACKET AND TIMES July 22 2010The Township of Ramara is one step closer to breaking ground on the construction of its new administration office, as the township begins accepting tenders from contractors for the multimillion-dollar project. ...