Links & Resources

The Muskoka Ratepayers' Association recognizes that there are several other associations and companies in and around Muskoka that provide valuable services to you, the property owner and you, the member of the community.


Federation of Ontario Cottagers' Associations
Muskoka Lakes Association – MLA :
The Muskoka Lakes Association was established in 1894 to represent the interests of lakeshore residents in preserving the unique beauty of Muskoka.
Lake of Bays Association – LOBA:
Their aim is "to promote, enhance and maintain a clean, natural healthy environment , a well serviced community, and a safe, peaceful Lake of Bays"
Muskoka Lakes Snow Trails Association – MLSTA:
The Muskoka Lakes Snow Trails Association covers the largest trail network within the Township of Muskoka Lakes and is a member of the Muskoka Snowmobile Region (MSR). Trail reports and news is updated regularly by the club.

Local, Provincial and Federal Governments

Township of Muskoka Lakes:
Managing growth within our distinctive lakes and rural environment while enhancing the well being of the community.
Township Contacts
Mayor Don Furniss (D) 
Ward A (Bala Area) Ruth-Ellen Nishikawa (D)
  Sandy Currie
  Donelda Kruckel  
Ward B (Milford Bay) Allen Edwards (D)  
  Linda Barrick-Spearn linda.barrick-stearns"
  Gault McTaggart
Ward C (Port Carling) Phil Harding (D)
  Jean-Ann Baranik
  Terry Ledger
CAO Steve McDonald
Clerk Cheryl Mortimer
Note - a "D" following the names above indicate that the individual is both a Township of Muskoka Lakes Councillor, and a District Councillor.
To confirm which ward you are located in, click on the link Ward Map
District of Muskoka:
The upper tier of Muskoka government that is comprised of the Town of Bracebridge, the Township of Georgian Bay, the Town of Gravenhurst, the Township of Lake of Bays, the Town of Huntsville, and the Township of Muskoka Lakes.
District Contacts
District Chair John Klink
District Councillors   District Council
Senior Staff   Senior Staff
Norm Miller, Member of Provincial Parliament:
The MPP (PC) for Parry Sound/Muskoka.
Tony Clement, Member of Parliament:
Current MP (Con) for Parry Sound/Muskoka.

Muskoka Water and Heritage

Muskoka Water Web:
Information on Muskoka's water, drinking water, Watershed Council, Water Strategies, and how Muskoka's water is protected.
Muskoka Watershed Council:
Committed to the enhancement of the health and sustainability of those watersheds lying partially or totally within the District of Muskoka.
Muskoka Conservancy:
The Conservancy is committed "To nurture, conserve, and protect Muskoka’s natural and built heritage for future generations!”
Muskoka Lakes Museum:

Local Services

Muskoka Lakes Chamber of Commerce:
World class boating , 7 area golf courses, fishing, hiking trails, camping, first class accommodation, live theatre, and dance the night away!
The Bracebridge Examiner:
The Bracebridge Examiner is the most comprehensive newspaper in Muskoka, Ontario, Canada.
Do It In Muskoka:
Muskoka's largest resource for information concerning events, attractions, dining, arts and culture, local business and much more.
Muskoka News Watch:
Muskoka News Watch
The Moose:
Muskoka News Watch
What's Up Muskoka:
What's Up Muskoka

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Upcoming Events - Monthly Calendar

MRA - Board Meeting
Mar 23, 2019 9:00am to 1:00pm
TML - Committee of the Whole
Apr 11, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm
TML - Council
Apr 12, 2019 9:00am to 12:00pm
MRA - AGM 2019
Jul 20, 2019 10:00am to 12:00pm
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