Fairy Lake science-based study to target invasive species

  At Saugeen Shores Council meeting on January 25th, Frank Burrows, Manager of Parks, informed Council that Southampton's Fairy Lake is about to undergo a...

COVID-19 Update: Stay at Home Order

On Thursday, January 14 at 12:01 am, the Stay at Home Order issued by the Province of Ontario began. Residents of Ontario must stay...

Provincial state of emergency declared by Premier Ford

Effective Thursday, January 14th at 12:01 a.m., the government is issuing a 'stay-at-home order' requiring everyone to remain at home with exceptions for permitted ...

‘Getting to Work’ Report looks at local labour market challenges

The “Getting to Work: Investigating Labour Market Challenges in Saugeen Shores” six-month project is now complete. This project was in partnership with the University...

Exciting news for Southampton Care Centre

It was an exciting day for the Southampton Care Centre on Friday, December 18th, as Huron-Bruce MPP Lisa Thompson announced that the Centre would...

Saugeen Shores Council votes to close historic Pratt truss bridge

The Kolb Bridge in the former Saugeen Township was officially closed on December 15th (2020) after 90 years in service. According to Saugeen Shores Councilor,...

Saugeen Shores launches expanded Styrofoam Recycling Pilot Program

Saugeen Shores is taking part in a pilot project with Second Wind Recycling for Expanded Polystyrene (EPS) recycling. This project will start on December...

Municipalities alarmed by Schedule 6 of provincial budget

When Schedule 6 of Bill 229 came to light with a resulting outcry from organizations and members of the public, the province said that...

Attainable Housing Task Force looking for feedback

The Town of Saugeen Shores Attainable Housing Task Force is drawing close to making key recommendations to Council. The task force is hosting two...

Cedar Crescent Village moves forward

At Monday night's Saugeen Shores Council meeting (Nov. 9th), in the Open Forum prior to Council of the Whole, Port Elgin resident Steve Rolland...

Saugeen Shores officially appoints a new CAO

Saugeen Shores Council has passed a bylaw to appoint Kara Van Myall as Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the Town of Saugeen Shores. Van Myall...

Partnership team and Advisory Committee to research local labour market

Bruce Power and the Town of Saugeen Shores are working with researchers from the University of Guelph to learn more about the challenges and...

VON clinic brings on second nurse practitioner to enhance access to healthcare

  VON Canada and the Town of Saugeen Shores have announced that the VON Nurse Practitioner Clinic will be expanding the Nurse Practitioner program at...

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING – Transportation Master Plan Study

The Town of Saugeen Shores is preparing a Transportation Master Plan (TMP) to establish goals, strategies and initiatives necessary to achieve the municipality’s transportation...