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Welcome to Cobalt

A Parks Canada National Historic Site

Cobalt is a dynamic community nestled in the heart of the Pre-Cambrian Shield.  Named Ontario’s Most Historic Town and a Parks Canada National Historic Site, Cobalt enjoys all of the services of much larger communities in a relaxed lifestyle. The town’s modern infrastructure and enhanced telecommunications services afford many opportunities for individuals wanting to relocate or establish a small business.

Cobalt is well situated for the individual who is seeking an environment that ensures a superior quality of life while still being connected to the information highway. Cobalt boasts the cleanest water in the country having protected its water supply since 1917 through the Cobalt Municipal Water Act, unique legislation passed by the Ontario Government. The source of the town drinking water is totally protected from development or recreational use.

Described as one of the most interesting communities in the country, Cobalt offers a unique experience for residents and visitors alike.

Come for a day, discover a century!

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Paramedics Services Week 2023

Paramedics Services Week 2023, which takes place from May 22nd to 28th, is an opportunity to celebrate and express our gratitude to our Paramedics and…

Cobalt Water Commission

The Town of Cobalt is seeking three (3) residents from Cobalt to serve on the Cobalt Water Commission. The Cobalt Water Supply Act, S.O. 1917,…

Water Break on Prospect Avenue.

Public Service Announcement: Water Break on Prospect Avenue. Road is closed from the corner of Prospect Avenue and Silver Street to corner of Lang Street…

Integrity Commisioner Decision Letter (Town of Cobalt – Mayor Gibson) March 21, 2023

Download the Integrity Commisioner Decision Letter (Town of Cobalt – Mayor Gibson) March 21, 2023 here:

Tax Sale Results

Transit Update

NEWS RELEASE December 16, 2022 The City of Temiskaming Shores, on behalf of Temiskaming Transit, awarded the Transit Contract to Voyago at their December 6,…

Transit Contract

NEWS RELEASE December 6, 2022 The City of Temiskaming Shores has awarded the three-year Transit Contract to 947465 Ontario Ltd. o/a Voyago as recommended by…

Winter Parking Restrictions

Winter Parking Restrictions are in effect from November 1 to April 15 and while your vehicle won’t be blocking snow removal operations tonight, it’s a…