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The Corporation of the Town of Bruce Mines provides
travel, vacation and town information for both
residents and visitors.

Nestled on a picturesque bay on the shores of Lake
Huron, the historic town of Bruce Mines
is a small but vibrant community offering
all the amenities needed for families of all ages.

Bruce Mines is located on Trans Canada
Highway 17 just 65km east of Sault Ste Marie
and has numerous events and activities throughout
the year.

Founded in 1846 as Canada's first copper mine, our town
is steeped in history - tour the Simpson Mine Shaft, visit the
town museum or simply enjoy all that nature has to offer in the
surrounding countryside.

Please take time to explore our website and find out all you need to know about our beautiful town.

If you have any questions or require further information please contact the Town office on 705-785-3170.

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- Read the latest Council Minutes.
- See the Agenda for the next council meeting.
-  2016 - 2017 Recycling Calendar.
- For the latest local news check out the
North Channel Current



There is currently no FIRE BAN in effect. However, as there is always a risk of fire please burn responsibly - A person failing to burn safely can be held responsible for the cost of putting out the fire (should it escape) and for any property damage.

(By-Law 2002-37)

Parking is prohibited on any street in the Town of Bruce Mines between November 1 and April 30 each year to facilitate snow removal.

Any vehicle parked on municipal streets during this period may be towed at the owner’s expense.



Cleaning out your garage, shed, basement or even under your kitchen sink?

Drop off household hazardous waste items to the Household Hazardous Waste Depot located at
402 Fifth Line East (City Landfill).

This service is free of charge to residents.

Please ensure you bring your purple access card.


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