Why Council defeats proposed Official Plan amendment application

On Tuesday, May 21st (2019) at the Saugeen Shores Planning Meeting, Town Council in a surprise move voted unanimously to reject a proposed amendment...

Federal Government announces investment in Port Elgin Breakwater

  The Port Elgin breakwater will be rebuilt beginning this fall thanks to an investment from the Government of Canada. The Ministry of Fisheries and...

MP Larry Miller Pleased with Funding for Local Harbours

  Today, the Government of Canada highlighted a series of investments made through the Department of Fisheries and Oceans’ Small Craft Harbour Program. Six of...

Local developers being considered as part of beach revitalization

  Port Elgin is moving forward in the revitalization of the waterfront of the Port Elgin main beach.     At the Committee of the Whole meeting on...

Planning Meeting venue changed

The Planning Meeting to be held tomorrow, Tuesday May 21st, will now take place in the Plex upstairs in Rotary Hall at 6:30 p.m. There...

‘Circle the Woodland’ protest draws hundreds of Southampton residents

Hundreds of people in Southampton joined in solidarity for a "Circle the Woodland" protest on Saturday, May 18th against a proposed amendment to the...

Southampton residents to hold protest over loss of wetland

Residents of Southampton are planning a peaceful protest tomorrow, Saturday May 18th, in the hopes that it will draw attention to the possible loss...

Town holds open house to discuss summer road reconstruction projects

As part of the Town’s on-going commitment to inform residents and property owners of Town projects, the Engineering Department held a public open house...

Notice Of Planning Meeting: Proposed Official Plan Amendment

(Section 22, Planning Act, 1990) Take Notice that a Planning Meeting will be held on May 21, 2019 at 6:30 p.m., in the Council Chambers of...

Outlaw Brew Co. looking to set up a sidewalk patio

At Saugeen Shores Committee of the Whole meeting on Monday, Council approved authorizing an encroachment by the Outlaw Brew Co. of Southampton to create...

The facts on Bruce Rd. 25 reconstruction in Port Elgin

Bruce County and the Town of Saugeen Shores are working together on the reconstruction of Bruce Road 25 (CAW/Unifor road) west of Highway...

Council approves discretionary Legacy Reserve Fund

Saugeen Shores Council officially established a Legacy Reserve Fund on Tuesday, April 24th, and designated it as a Discretionary Reserve Fund to be used for...

Rural vs Urban: when it comes to election time

A recent edition by Global News focused on rural Ontario and the two main parties, the PCs and the Liberals. MP Larry Miller of Bruce-Grey-Owen...

Grey-Bruce Owen Sound has a new NDP candidate

The New Democratic Party (NDP) recently announced the Federal Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound nomination for this year's upcoming Fall election at the nomination meeting held at...