Update | Sept. 1, 2016

Our group applauds this motion, passed unanimously by Collingwood Town Council on Aug. 29, 2016:
WHEREAS Council passed a resolution on June 9, 2016 to support the expansion of the Collingwood General and Marine Hospital on the existing expanded site;
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED THAT the Town of Collingwood recognizes the need and supports a redevelopment of Collingwood General and Marine Hospital serving the South Georgian Bay health care catchment area;
 AND FURTHER THAT the Town of Collingwood requests copies of all studies conducted and/or retained by Collingwood General and Marine Hospital related to hospital re-development;
 AND FURTHER THAT the Town of Collingwood conduct a peer review of this material prior to the Town responding to the Technical Committee’s recommended location on Poplar Sideroad and the analysis of the implications;
AND FURTHER THAT this motion will be circulated in its entirety to the Minister of Health and Long Term Care and any other relevant parties.