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, it offers a unique experience for residents and visitors alike. Come for a day, discover a century!

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Boil Water Advisory – Lifted October 26, 2020

Municipal Drinking Water System - Oct. 2020 Cobalt Coleman (N-321a-1) Municipal Drinking Water System - Cobalt Coleman Oct. 2020 Advisory lifted (fr) (N-321b-1)

Municipal Boil Water Advisory – October 23, 2020

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2020 Fall Amnesty Week

Fire Prevention Week

“Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen!™” “Fire Prevention Week 2020: October 4-10 With Fire Prevention Week just around the corner, the Cobalt Fire Department is urging everyone in Cobalt to take some simple steps to prevent kitchen fires in their home. This year’s theme of Fire Prevention Week, which runs from October 4-10, is “Serve Up Fire Safety [...]

Cobalt Public Library Board

Cobalt Public Library Board vacancy

Cobalt Fire Ban Lifted

TOC Fire ban LIFTED May 2020

Town of Cobalt Fire Ban Notice

Fire ban notice May 16 2020

Request for Proposal – Municipal Bylaw Enforcement 2020

2020 RFP Bylaw Enforcement announcement