Executive Director HEADWATERS TOURISM Eduardo Lafforgue has tendered his resignation to commence the next chapter of his career

May 29, 2019

Effective May 27th, 2019   Executive Director HEADWATERS TOURISM Eduardo Lafforgue has tendered his resignation to commence the next chapter of his career.   During his time as Executive Director of Headwaters Tourism, Eduardo Lafforgue led our team into the next phase of our organization, now in its 25th Anniversary year. He has led a dedicated… Read more »

Headwaters Tourism Board Hires Local, Regional Canadian Executive With Global Leadership Experience

November 29, 2018

LOCAL CANADIAN EXECUTIVE WITH GLOBAL EXPERIENCE TO LEAD HEADWATERS TOURISM; DIRECTOR OF MARKETING, MARIA BURTON Maria Burton, born and raised a Mono resident, now 20-year CEO and veteran in marketing, tourism, media and sponsorship. As an executive, Ms. Burton brings abundant and diverse economic development, tourism and sports marketing development experience from transnational destinations; California,… Read more »

Headwaters Tourism Elects New Board Chair and Re-Appoints Vice-Chair

November 16, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: HEADWATERS TOURISM BOARD ELECTS NEW BOARD CHAIR AND RE-APPOINTS VICE CHAIR POSITIONS Headwaters Tourism Board of Directors is pleased to announce the elections of Maria Britto to Board Chair and Elaine Capes to Vice-Chair. Ms. Maria Britto has brought her leadership skills and experience to the Boards of several notable and well-respected organizations… Read more »

2018 Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence Announced

October 26, 2018

Congratulations Winners of the 2018 Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence Oct. 25, 2018, Windsor—Congratulations to all recipients of the 2018 Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence. The best of the best in Ontario tourism were celebrated at the annual Ontario Tourism Awards of Excellence Gala on Wednesday, Oct. 24 at Caesars Windsor. These awards recognize tourism… Read more »

$495,000 OTF Grant helps establish innovative Millpond Rehabilitation Project

October 25, 2018

Alton Village, Caledon – On Wednesday, Sylvia Jones, MPP for Dufferin-Caledon and Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) Board Member Crista Renner, stopped in at the Alton Mill Arts Centre for a public meeting held by the Alton Millpond Association. They presented a plaque from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to mark the work being done as a… Read more »

Words the Orangeville Way set for November 10

October 25, 2018

Are you interested in getting your writing published? Then you do not want to miss this year’s Words the Orangeville Way (WOW) on Saturday, November 10 at 1:30 p.m. at the Mill Street Library. Enjoy an afternoon discussion on pathways to publication. Four successful authors will share their journey from written word to published work…. Read more »

Community input sought for Sustainability Plan

October 5, 2018

October 5, 2018 – The Town of Orangeville is developing a Sustainable Neighbourhood Action Plan (SNAP) and is inviting the community to get involved. Individuals, businesses, schools, and organizations are all welcome to provide input and ideas about the future of Orangeville. With funding through the Green Municipal Fund, the Town of Orangeville is creating… Read more »

Orangeville wins big in national Communities in Bloom competition

October 1, 2018

The Town of Orangeville is the winner of the 10,001-30,000 population category in the national Communities in Bloom (CiB) contest. The Town of Orangeville achieved a Five-Bloom Silver rating and a special mention for the Friendship Gardens at the Headwaters Health Care Centre, as announced September 29 at the National/International Symposium and Awards Ceremonies in… Read more »

2018 Arts and Culture Awards handed out at Celebration of the Arts

September 28, 2018

On Thursday, September 27, the Town of Orangeville hosted Celebration of the Arts, an event that kicks off Culture Days while recognizing the positive impact of arts and culture in the community. The evening reception featured local musician Ryan Grist as well as a performance by mentalist and illusionist Sawyer Bullock. Opening remarks were provided… Read more »