COVID-19 update: changes to taxes and utility billing plus restrictions on fishing

At the Special Council Meeting on April 6, 2020, Saugeen Shores Council agreed to suspend penalties on 2020 property taxes for 90 days from...

Municipal campgrounds and harbour off limits to public

Spring is here and many campers are eager to get to their sites for day use and spring inspections. However, based on the provincial...

Saugeen Shores Council holds Special Meeting

Practicing safe-distancing, Saugeen Shores met in a Special meeting on March 30th (2020). The municipality is considering ways in which to alleviate monetary stress for...

Recycling Program update – returning to normal

We are pleased to announce that Bruce Area Solid Waste Recycling’s (BASWR) recycling pickup in Saugeen Shores will return to normal operations next week, beginning Wednesday,...

Huron Kinloss Mayor takes strong stand to deter seasonal residents

Huron Kinloss Mayor Mitch Twolan addressed the public via Social Media, strongly discouraging all Seasonal Residents from travelling to the Township of Huron-Kinloss while...

Saugeen Shores Mayor offers words of advice around COVID-19

Mayor Luke Charbonneau stresses, “Be kind. Be compassionate. When you’re interacting with frontline service providers, remember ... we need these people at their posts,...

Province bans gatherings of more than five people

The Town of Saugeen Shores and Saugeen Shores Police Service are notifying the public of a new provincial mandate now in effect, which bans...

Local doctor will renew prescriptions and give telephone advice for orphaned patients

Dr. Don McCulloch has offered his services to assist Saugeen Shores' local health care system in these unique and trying times. He has agreed...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Saugeen Shores Council approves 50 year lease for beach development

Saugeen Shores Council approved, at its Monday night meeting, the lease agreement for Cedar Crescent Village (CCV) development to be located at Port Elgin...