Public Meeting on proposed development draws larger crowd than expected

On Tuesday morning, April 9th, a public meeting was held at Southampton Town Hall regarding a proposed amendment to Saugeen Shores Official Plan for...

It’s official: Saugeen Shores recognized a Bicycle Friendly Community

Saugeen Shores is now officially a Bicycle Friendly Community through Share the Road’s designation program becoming the first community in Bruce County to receive...

Proposed Development Part 2: Neighbours band together against proposed development on Protected lands

Saugeen Shores Council Chambers was standing-room only as residents filled the room and overflowed out into the hallway at the March 18th Public Planning...

Proposals being accepted for refreshment vehicles in Saugeen Shores

NOTICE TOWN OF SAUGEEN SHORES APPLICATIONS FOR REFRESHMENT VEHICLES There are now six areas in Saugeen Shores where the municipality is offering licences for Refreshment Vehicles to operate...

Bruce County budget is approved

Bruce County has approved the 2019 budget with a 4.42 per cent increase to the total tax levy.  The total levy amount of $46,823,877...

Public feedback invited on waste reduction environmental plan

In a recent media release, Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker said that his government is working for the people to keep the province clean...

Pumpkinfest brings home major awards

Festivals and Events Ontario (FEO) has announced the 2019 FEO Achievement Award winners that showcase various elements of festivals or events that have stood out...

Town winter maintenance continues

The Town of Saugeen Shores has declared the Significant Weather Event in accordance with Ontario Regulation 366/18 to be over. Caution should still be observed...

Municipality representatives air concerns with Ministers at ROMA conference

Saugeen Shores Mayor Luke Charbonneau and Councilors have been attending the Rural Ontario Municipal Association (ROMA) conference in Toronto this week. (photos submitted) It gives...

Council frustrated with not being able to make a local decision

With the rapid growth in population in Saugeen Shores, the intersection at Ivings Drive and Goderich Street in Port Elgin has become a high...

Phase one of Bruce Road 25 to be completed in 2019

Working with Bruce County, Saugeen Shores will be completing phase one of the storm sewer outlet on Bruce Road 25 (commonly known as the...

Hi-Berry Farm helps to mitigate dangerous crossing

Residents and annual visitors will see a change at their favourite summer market, Hi-Berry Farm on Hwy. 21 in Saugeen Shores. The Charbonneau family, owners...

Public input wanted on storefront cannabis sales

The Town of Saugeen Shores has launched a survey to gather public input regarding storefront sales and use of cannabis in the municipality. “Council has...