Saugeen Shores Fire Chief presents 2023 budget to Council

Approximately six months ago, July 2022, Saugeen Shores appointed Ed Melanson as the Director of Fire Services/Fire Chief, and Rob Atkinson as the Deputy...

2023 to see a tax increase in Saugeen Shores

Round one of Saugeen Shores budget talks held Monday, January 30th (2023) is over, with department heads bringing in their business plans for the...

Saugeen Shores delegation wraps up ROMA 2023

A group representing the Town of Saugeen Shores is returning from the Rural Ontario Municipal Association (ROMA) conference in Toronto, after lobbying the provincial...

Development continues north of Saugeen River

Development plans continue in Southampton (Township) north of the Saugeen River. Earnest Properties Inc. applied for a zoning By-law amendment regarding the triangle shaped property...

Many concerns raised over proposed subdivision north of the Saugeen River

It was a lengthy three-hour Planning Meeting that raised many concerns centred primarily on one application - a proposed residential subdivision north of the...

Southampton Arts Centre enters five-year lease with Town

  In Southampton (Saugeen Shores), the Southampton Arts Centre has called the Southampton Town Hall, a Heritage Building, its home since 1999. The Centre is a...

Council approves Construction Management Company for Aquatic & Wellness Centre

When it comes to a major construction project such as the proposed Aquatic & Wellness Centre in Port Elgin, "Construction Management (CM) is critical...

PARC 55+ lease agreement authorized by Council

At Monday evening's meeting (Jan. 9/23), Council passed a By-law to authorize a three- year Agreement with Port Adult Recreation Centre 55+ (PARC) for...

Major Initiatives report by CAO indicates development and growth will continue

In a detailed 2022 quarterly Major Initiatives report to Council on Monday evening (Jan. 9/23), CAO Kara Van Myall explained that 2022 had been...

MPP announces funding for Ontario to build more accessible communities

On December 22nd, MPP Lisa Thompson announced the Ontario government is providing $60,000 to the Corporation of the County of Bruce through this year’s...

Significant weather event declared and facilities closed in Saugeen Shores

  The Town of Saugeen Shores is declaring a Significant Weather Event because of extreme weather conditions.  This started at 12:00 pm today, December 23, 2022. Pursuant...

Saugeen Shores Holiday Schedule

As we enter the holiday season, please note that many facilities are operating under temporary, modified hours during the 2022-23 holiday season: the Municipal Offices,...

Municipalities in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound receive infrastructure funding

  The Ontario government is providing $13,204,620 to help renew and rehabilitate local infrastructure in Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound. The funding is being delivered through the Ontario Community...