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County services reminder

Thanksgiving Holiday 2023

Midhurst/October 5, 2023 The County of Simcoe reminds residents of the following schedule changes during Thanksgiving long weekend.

Waste Facilities and Curbside Waste Collection

  • There will be no changes to your regular curbside waste collection schedule. Ensure you have your materials curbside by 7 a.m. on your regular collection day
  • Leaf and Yard Waste Collection also continues on it’s bi-weekly schedule
  • All County Waste facilities are closed on Monday, October 9, 2023 (with the exception of Matchedash)

LINX Transit

  • LINX Transit services are not in operation on Monday, October 9, 2023, with the exception of Route 4, which will operate on a Sunday service schedule
  • The regular schedules will resume on Tuesday, October 10, 2023
  • Please visit to check our schedules

County Administration Centre (Midhurst)

  • The Administration Centre, including the Contact Centre, will be closed to the public on Monday, October 9, 2023

 Ontario Works and Children Services Offices

  • All Ontario Works and Children Services offices are closed on Monday, October 9, 2023

Simcoe County Museum

  • The Museum is open between 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Monday, October 9, 2023
  • For information, visit

Simcoe County Archives

  • The Archives will be closed on Monday, October 9, 2023

County of Simcoe is composed of sixteen member municipalities and provides crucial public services to County residents in addition to providing paramedic and social services to the separated cities of Barrie and Orillia. Visit our website at

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Chris Hedley
Public Relations Consultant
County of Simcoe, Service Simcoe Department
705-715-7654 (mobile)

Collin Matanowitsch
Manager, Public Relations​
County of Simcoe, Service Simcoe Department
705-734-8386 (mobile)