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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.
- 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.


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.



A Statutory Public Meeting
respecting a new official plan and a zoning
by-law amendment for the Town of
Bruce Mines will be held at the Bruce Mines Community Hall at 6:30pm on Tuesday 12 November.
Bruce Mines OP Oct 2019
Draft OP Oct 2019


Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd November - Bruce Mines Holy Walk

6-9pm Friday and 6-8:30pm Saturday
at the Bruce Mines Tourist Park.


The Huron North Community Economic Alliance (HNCEA) needs your help with
a Broadband Connectivity Test.

The HNCEA has created a Broadband Task Group (BTG) to pursue the needs,
voids and gaps with internet in our region.

It needs as many people and businesses, in all our communities, to do a Connection Speed Test. 


Saturday 7th December 2-4pm at Bruce Mines Community Hall.

An afternoon of crafts and activities for children aged 3-10 years.






Recreation/event coordinator

Council of the Town of Bruce Mines is seeking a successful, motivated and enthusiastic
person to run several events in 2020:

Family Day, Car Show, Easter Egg Hunt, Canada Day, Halloween and a Seniors luncheon.

A list of qualifications and responsibilities are available here or at the municipal office.

Please submit your proposal and resume by 4:00 p.m., Friday, Nov. 15/19, to:

Recreation/Event Coordinator
Town of Bruce Mines
P.O. Box 220
Bruce Mines, ON
P0R lC0

Part-time/Casual Winter Equipment Operator

- Required on an as needed basis
- Hours will vary, including weekends
- Operation of tractor, blower and sander required
- DZ licence would be an asset
- Potential for full-time summer employment

Applications will be accepted until November 22, 2019 by 4:30 p.m. to:

Equipment Operator
Town of Bruce Mines,
PO Box 220,
9126 Hwy. 17 East,
Bruce Mines, ON
P0R lC0
Ph. (705)785-3493

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