News Timmins Mayor at home recovering from medical issue SHARE ON: Denis Puska, staff Monday, Aug. 10th, 2020 You can expect to see more of Timmins Mayor George Pirie in the coming weeks. The Mayor is recovering at home after a short stay in hospital due to a medical issue. In a press release, officials said that there are no long term effects to his condition and he is expected to make a full recovery. Deputy Mayor Andrew Marks has been filling in while Mayor Pirie has been away. You well-wishes and positive thoughts have been appreciated.