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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 705-785-3493.

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- Read the latest Council Minutes.
- See the Agenda for the next council meeting.
-  2018 - 2019 Recycling Calendar.
- For the latest local news check out the
North Channel Current
- Make sure you have a 72 hour
Emergency Survival Kit. It could save
your life!!! For further information go to
- If you have any concerns raise them with the
Town Council.


The next Council Meetings will be held on:

Monday September 10
Monday October 1
Monday October 15




Official list of certified candidates for this years
Municipal Elections has been announced.
Click here for details.

Meet the candidates:

Doors Open 6:30pm, Q&A 7:00pm
Plummer Additional - Oct 2 at Bruce Station Hall
Bruce Mines - Oct 3 at Bruce Mines Community Hall


Advanced Poll: Saturday 13th October
10:00am to 5:00pm

Election Day: Monday 22nd October
10:00am to 8:00pm

At Bruce Mines Community Hall,
9180 Highway 17 East, Bruce Mines.

Make sure you are on the Voters list?
or call 1-866-296-6722
or for TTY 1-877-889-6722


Under By-law #2010-28 a water usage restriction is in place for the Town of Bruce Mines and Township of Plummer Additional.

Persons contravening this By-law are subject to penalty provided under the Provincial Offences Act.

Failure to adhere to the restriction could also result in a total ban being imposed.


The FIRE BAN imposed on 3rd July has been lifted

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.

For additional information contact the municipal office at 705-785-3493.

Thank you for your cooperation.


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