Saugeen Shores assembles the Emergency Control Group

The Town of Saugeen Shores assembled the Emergency Control Group (ECG) on Wednesday, March 18 to review protocols in place to respond to the...

Misuse of recycling adds up in dollars and impacts landfill space

Currently, at the Southampton Landfill site there are recycling bins and carts at the entrance, larger ones for cardboard and others adjacent to the...

Council resumes meeting after speaker is escorted from Chambers

Once again, at Saugeen Shores Council meeting on Monday (March 11), John Mann almost had his chance to speak. He was however, ruled out-of-order under...

Mayor speaks out on ‘Letter to the Editor’ about the ward system

When Saugeen Shores Mayor Luke Charbonneau was asked about the recent Letter to the Editor submitted to Saugeen Times on the possible demise of...

Port Elgin Waterfront Revitalization project questioned again

At Monday's (Mar. 9) Saugeen Shores Council meeting on the subject of the Waterfront Revitalization Project, Vice Deputy Mayor Mike Myatt asked Saugeen Shores...

Bruce Road 25 expansion now under re-consideration

As outlined on the Saugeen Shores municipal website, in May 2017, the County of Bruce, as the proponent, with the Town of Saugeen Shores,...

Recycling revenues continue to see a decline

Bruce Area & Solid Waste Recycling (BASWR), that was contracted by Saugeen Shores and other municipality partners for recycling, is in a significant deficit...

Final recommended budget comes before Council

Saugeen Shores Chief Financial Officer/Treasurer, Daniel Waechter, said he is pleased that the final recommended budget will result in services being maintained while, at...

Mayor stands by his decision to defend Procedural By-law

It was a rocky start to Saugeen Shores February 24th Council meeting when John Mann, a retired lawyer and frequent speaker at the Council...

Three requests for funding approved by Council

During presentation of the final recommended budget to Saugeen Shores Council on February 24th, it was learned that a 'surplus' of $8,788 had been...

Delegation to Council asks many questions around finance in a variety of areas

Laura Robinson of Southampton, who presented a delegation at Saugeen Shores Council meeting on February 24th, questioned Council on Financial Accountability and  Transparency, speaking...

Saugeen Shores seeks Refreshment Vehicle applications for 2020

Saugeen Shores has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for Refreshment Vehicle licenses for several locations within the municipality. The complete details are outline in...

Saugeen Shores launches new ‘Invest Saugeen Shores’ brand

The Town of Saugeen Shores has launched its new “Invest Saugeen Shores” brand. Elements of the brand include new marketing materials, a promotional video and...

Saugeen Shores Councilor only dissenting voice in vote for proposed beach development

At Monday night's (Feb. 10) Council meeting in Saugeen Shores, during a recorded vote on the proposed Port Elgin Beach development, Councilor Matt Carr...