So far, spring’s been relatively kind to Bracebridge. That from Public Works Director Walt Schmid, who says there was flooding along the Muskoka River in Bracebridge but nowhere near as much as there was in 2013…

The Town’s CAO John Sisson has issued a report on this year’s situation and says the MNR’s District Manager has offered to meet with area CAOs in the near future to further discuss how the Ministry and local municipalities can work together even more closely to ensure sound flood prevention planning.