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The Corporation of the Town of Bruce Mines provides
travel, vacation and town information for both
residents and visitors.

Nestled on a picturesque bay on the shores of Lake
Huron, the historic town of Bruce Mines
is a small but vibrant community offering
all the amenities needed for families of all ages.

Bruce Mines is located on Trans Canada
Highway 17 just 65km east of Sault Ste Marie
and has numerous events and activities throughout
the year.

Founded in 1846 as Canada's first copper mine, our town
is steeped in history - tour the Simpson Mine Shaft, visit the
town museum or simply enjoy all that nature has to offer in the
surrounding countryside.

Please take time to explore our website and find out all you need to know about our beautiful town.

If you have any questions or require further information please contact the Town office on 705-785-3170.

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- Read the latest Council Minutes.
- See the Agenda for the next council meeting.
-  2015 - 2016 Recycling Calendar.
- Spring Clean Up - FREE self haul clean up day  9:00am to 5:00pm June 4th 2016



The Town of Bruce Mines needs your help regarding ownership of the Centennial Arena.

Click here for further details.........


The Town of Bruce Mines Fire Department has imposed a FIRE BAN effective June 20th, until further notice.

Open air burning of brush, grass, debris and use of incinerators is NOT permitted.

Please listen to your local radio stations for further updates or for more information contact the municipal office at 705-785-3493.

Thank you for your cooperation.



On Wednesday June 22, the Bruce Mines Volunteer Fire Department is holding a recruitment drive at the hall. We are asking members to "bring a friend," and are also opening our doors to the public that night!

There will be a training session provided to the team and newcomers alike, which will be a "low risk" demonstration of one aspect of fire fighting.

Hope to see you there!


Cleaning out your garage, shed, basement or even under your kitchen sink?

Drop off household hazardous waste items to the Household Hazardous Waste Depot located at
402 Fifth Line East (City Landfill).

This service is free of charge to residents.

Please ensure you bring your purple access card.

Hours of operation: Opening June 2016.


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