Severn River Shore in southern Gravenhurst will now be known as Lantern Trail Pvt, after a council decision during their latest meeting.
The Trail is a privately maintained cottage road which currently provides access to 13 cottage residents on the northern shore of the
Severn River. A
A letter was received by the Town from one of the area residents requesting the renaming of road to be more in line with other road
names in the area such as “Lantern Bay Riverside”
Staff told council that the proposed renaming of Severn River Shore to Lantern Trail PVT was appropriate and that no formal objection was received in response to the proposed name change following a two-week consultation period open to the public.
The District of Muskoka also affirmed that the new road name would not pose any conflict with other naming conventions within the boundaries of Muskoka.
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