Some new faces will be at the Council table in Saugeen Shores

When the final voting count came in after a day's extension, there were some close races in Saugeen Shores. The position for Deputy Mayor was a close call with Don Matheson winning with 3,068 votes...

Tomorrow is officially Election Day – VOTING help is available

Voting online and over the telephone will be open until October 22 at 8:00 pm. Saugeen Shores is using Vote by Internet and telephone in 2018.  If you are on the Voters’ List, you can vote...

Saugeen Shores candidates layout their platforms at All Candidates meeting

Approximately 400 people attended the Saugeen Shores All Candidates meeting on September 25th held at Rotary Hall in the Plex and organized by the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) and the Chamber of Commerce. Although...

Are you on the Voters’ list?

Are you on the Voters List? Voter Notification Letters have been mailed! If you have not received your information, please check to see if you are on the Voters List. If you are not on the...

Running for Council – reasons for and against

We were recently sent some very interesting points on 'running for municipal council' . Take a look at them.  There are many positive reasons to run, and many reasons why someone would be better off...

Voter letters going out early due to pending mail strike

With Canada Post in legal strike position as of September 26, the Town of Saugeen Shores has chosen to mail Voter Notification Letters ahead of schedule. Residents can expect to receive their letters in...

Port Elgin candidate gives her views to public’s questions

The following are answers to public questions by candidate Jami Smith of Port Elgin.  Several other candidates have also replied - go to Elections 2018 (under the heading Politics) on Saugeen Times.   What is the...

Two more candidates weigh in on issues

Q). What is the biggest challenge for Saugeen Shores around development? Kristan Shrider:  I believe that one of the biggest challenges that we face is to keep growth and development at a manageable rate. We...

Candidates weigh in on some issues

Saugeen Times has received many questions to ask the candidates running for office in Election 2018. We have summarized some of the questions and responses received from some of the candidates. Do you have a...

Elections 2018 – Mike Myatt running for Vice-Deputy Mayor

Current Saugeen Shores Ward Councillor Mike Myatt is eager to take on more responsibility and, therefore, made the decision to run for the position of Vice-Deputy Mayor for the Town of Saugeen Shores. With over...

Official list of Saugeen Shores Council candidates announced

It's official.  The list of Saugeen Shores candidates for Council has been announced and some of the names are those who are previous Councilors with experience while others, for the most part, are new...