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New Provincial Legislation Passed

The Federation of Ontario Cottagers Association (FOCA) is pleased with the recent passing of two important pieces of Legislation. 1. Great Lakes Protection Act 2. Invasive Species Act. For details go to the FOCA web site: http://foca.on.ca

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Threats to Your Cottage in the off-season

Many seasonal cottagers have already closed up for the season. Some may have concerns about their property “back at the lake” during the fall & winter. Here is a consideration: For your peace of mind & for insurance reasons, have […]

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Hydro One Rate Distribution Changes

Hydro One has requested a 29 % increase to distribution rates over 5 years starting January 1, 2015. The approved rates are based on the Ontario Energy Board determination of revenue required by Hydro One to cover costs of operating […]

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Experts say more mosquitoes & blackflies this summer

According to GDG Environment, a company that tracks bug activity for the Weather Network, this summer both cottagers & urbanites should be prepared for more flying pests.

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Federation of Ontario Cottagers Association “Alerts”

Shawano Ratepayers Inc. is a member of FOCA. When you are a paid member of SRI you are entitled to sign up with FOCA to receive their ALERTS directly. Simply go to http://foca.on.ca Download FOCA Elerts Sign Up For FOCA […]

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