Allen Edwards 

Acclaimed as Ward B District Councillor in Township of Muskoka Lakes


Background and Relevant Experience 

Allen has served three terms (12 years) as District Councillor for Ward B. For the past four years, he was the Deputy Mayor, as well as chair of the Township’s Committee of Adjustment and a member of the Heritage and Attainable Housing Committee. At District, Allen is Vice-Chair of  the Community and Planning Services Committee and Muskoka Watershed Council. He was a member of the Minett working group. 

Allen serves as a board member of the Ullswater and Windermere community centres. He is a tireless promoter of the Health Hub in Port Carling.

Allen’s Priorities for the Township 

Allen’s main concerns for the upcoming term are:  the District Official Plan, especially resort development and the Resort Village of Minett,preservation of the environment and lake quality, controlled development, with sunset clauses,fiscal restraint, supporting the excellent Township and District staff with respect and rapport;  continuing to supporting the Health Hub in Port Carling.