The City of Timmins issues a city wide 'outdoor watering ban'.

The City of Timmins announced early this morning that EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY a total outside watering ban for all areas of Timmins including: McDonald Lake, Mountjoy, Porcupine, Schumacher and South Porcupine, is in effect until further notice. READ THE FULL NEWS RELEASE HERE


Any residents who are concerned about not being able to water their green space may want to consider purchasing a rain barrel.

The Kinsmen Club of Timmins is selling rain barrels for $65 each (tax included) with proceeds allowing them to continue supporting community projects. Distribution will take place on Saturday, July 5th from 2:00PM to 5:00PM at 3065 Highway 655, Timmins, ON.

To guarantee availability customers must pre-order their rain barrels and/or accessories online at

(You will have the option to pay now or pay when you pickup your rain barrel.)






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