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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Notice Regarding the Weekender Newspaper

ATTENTION: The Weekender newspaper will no longer be delivered to residences within the Town of Cobalt. Instead, they will be distributed through new "community boxes". There are 6 locations in Cobalt. You can still get a copy at newsstands like JJ's Convenience, White Mountain Publishing, etc. The boxes will be located at the following locations: [...]

Office Closure Notice

Garbage/Recycling Pickup Schedule

Please be advised that the Recycling is going to be picked up, as usual, on Thursday, Dec 26, 2019 as there are no interruptions of services in the Town of Cobalt during the holiday season.

2020 Animal Tags Are Here!

Temiskaming Transit is Running on Regular Route

Transit buses are running the regular route this morning.

Temiskaming Transit Significant Weather Event Route in effect!

** Attention Transit Users** Effective immediately Temiskaming Transit will be using the following alternate route. The route will allow for flag stops throughout the entire route with the exception of Main Street hill in Haileybury. The route will start on the hour every, hour at Walmart & White Mountain Publications. The public will be notified [...]