Government introduces Seniors Community Grant

Local MPP Lisa Thompson has announced that Ontario is now accepting applications for the Seniors Community Grant Program providing opportunities for active aging. “Our Seniors Community Grant...

Council rejects proposed one-way travel on North Shore

Saugeen Shores Council has rejected a temporary plan for summer 2020 to change one of North Shore Road's traffic lanes into a trail for...

Saugeen Shores to defer development charges until the end of 2020

Development Charges (DC’s) have great value to Saugeen Shores and to many communities. They were put in place in 2008 to help pay for...

Lamont Sports Park Concept Plan presented to Council

At Monday night's June 21st meeting of Saugeen Shores Committee of Whole, the Lamont Sports Park Concept Plan was presented by Sports Turf International...

Increased funding for hospitals in Bruce-Grey

Today (June 17th), Bill Walker, MPP for Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound, and Lisa Thompson, MPP for Huron-Bruce, announced that local hospitals in Bruce and Grey counties...

Local MPP welcomes Provincial investment to protect Agri-Food Workers during COVID-19

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker is welcoming a recent announcement by Ernie Hardeman, Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, that the government is taking additional...

Help green-up Saugeen Shores

It's time to green-up Saugeen Shores! Our annual community clean-up may be a couple months late but we're excited to launch the program now...

NWMO hears diverse views at South Bruce Council meeting

At the South Bruce council meeting on June 9th, we saw a range of views on our work. Canada’s plan for the safe, long...

COVID-19 UPDATE: Public washrooms reopening in stages

Continued beach use depends on adherence to public health and provincial orders The Town of Saugeen Shores has several announcements about the community’s beaches and...

Huron-Bruce moves to Stage 2 in re-opening plan

Local MPP Lisa Thompson is applauding the efforts made by all residents and essential workers in the region as Huron-Bruce moves into Stage 2...

Live webcast Public Meeting to be held on Official Plan Review

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING FOR THE OFFICIAL PLAN REVIEW The Town of Saugeen Shores has initiated a review of its Official Plan and will hold a...

Saugeen Shores: Updates on beach, wearing masks and short-term rentals

Port Elgin Main Beach will reopen for walking, exercising, sitting and swimming on Friday, June 12, 2020. The Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) breakwater project...

MPP Walker pleased with reopening of short-term rentals

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker is pleased to see that, as of Friday, June 5th at 12:01 a.m., short-term rentals including lodges, cabins, cottages,...

Beaches in Saugeen Shores now open with limitations

Many beaches in Saugeen Shores are now open to the public after the Medical Officer of Health for Grey Bruce lifted the orders that...