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Welcome to the Township of The North Shore

A picturesque area located in Northern Ontario. Our residents are both friendly and welcoming.
The North Shore is a great place to live and to visit, with fresh air, pristine lakes and open spaces.

Our mandate as Council is to treat all with dignity and respect.


Covid-19 requires you to stay home, stay safe, save lives!


Fill out our Community Safety & Wellbeing Resident Survey
or learn more on our Community Safety & Wellbeing page


Province Wide Shutdown

On April 3, 2021, the government implemented a provincewide emergency brake, putting in place time-limited public health and workplace safety measures to help to stop the rapid tranmission of COVID-19 variants in communities, protect hospital capacity and save lives. Emergency orders currently in force under the Emergency Management and Civil Protection Act have been extended until June 2, 2021. Orders currently in force under the Reopening Ontario (A Flexible Response to COVID-19) Act, 2020, with the exception of O.Reg 129/20 (Signatures in Wills and Powers of Attorney), have been exteded until June 19, 2021.  A detailed outline of provincial action is available to review.


COVID-19 Community Message

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To quickly catch up on current events in our community, please view our monthly Shoreline publication.

The Shoreline, monthly current events newsletter
click to view the newsletter

A printed copy of The Shoreline can also be picked up by the mailboxes at:
1) Municipal Office, 2) Old Hydro Road, Spragge, 3) Handi Spot Road, Serpent River:

Vision Statement

“The Township of The North Shore will preserve its natural scenic beauty, have a business-friendly attitude, and build a strong sense of community to create an enviable quality of life for all residents and visitors. The people, businesses and government of the Township of The North Shore will work together to create opportunities for jobs, recreation, social interaction, education, and beautification.  We will be an attractive, healthy, progressive and cohesive community of which all residents will be proud.”