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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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OCWA agreement

Drinking Water Quality Management Standard (DWQMS) is the Provincial Standard that the Town must maintain for us to deliver safe drinking water to our residents.…

Media Advisory

Media Advisory Member of Parliament for Nipissing-Timiskaming to reveal details of a project in the Township of Cobalt. North Bay, ON, May 11, 2022 –…

Avis aux médias

Avis aux médias Le député de Nipissing-Timiskaming dévoilera les détails d’un projet dans le canton de Cobalt. North Bay, (Ontario) le 10 mai 2022 –…


SUMMER EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES 2022 The Corporation of the Town of Cobalt is looking to hire 4 students for summer employment: General Labourer – Public Works…

Surplus Properties

The Town has declared the following properties surplus to municipal needs. 93 Cobalt Street (Pin# 613860212) Listed at $19,900 Should there be any interest in…

Registry of trades persons and construction contractors

The Town is seeking to establish a registry of trades persons and construction contractors for municipal projects The Town of Cobalt has several construction projects,…

Enbridge Gas Notice – March 25, 2022

March 25, 2022   Re: Enbridge Gas Notice of Maintenance Work   Dear Resident, You are receiving this note, as you live in the area…

Enbridge Gas Notice – March 21, 2022

March 21, 2022 - Enbridge Gas Notice of Maintenance Work            Enbridge Gas is currently undertaking maintenance-related work on a section of natural gas pipeline serving…