Affordable housing a major issue for Council

Affordable housing has become a major issue not only across the province and country but is also the sole focus of the 2020 Incentives...

Support for local businesses in the event of COVID-19 cases

Now that Saugeen Shores has entered Stage 3 in the provincial government’s reopening strategy, the Town recognizes there may be questions regarding procedures if...

Year-to-Date construction values strong despite pandemic

After 2019’s record-setting year for building activity in Saugeen Shores, the Town is pleased to announce that building activity continues to hold strong so...

Town and Police partnering on bike safety

In a recent media release, the Town of Saugeen Shores and Saugeen Shores Police Services announced that they are partnering this summer to share...

New signage on Lake Shore Road in Saugeen Shores

New signage has been installed along the Lake Shore road between Port Elgin and Southampton.   The signage is to make motorists aware that cyclists and...

Saugeen Shores CAO leaving position

The Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) for the Town of Saugeen Shores, David Smith, has announced his intention to pursue a new career opportunity. Smith,...

NOTICE: Saugeen Shores Planning Meeting July 20th

Saugeen Shores Planning Committee meeting is scheduled for Monday, July 20th at 6:30 p.m. (see Public Notice:  https://www.saugeenshores.ca/en/news/notice-of-public-meeting-for-the-official-plan-review.aspx).  Due to COVID-19, and observance of social distancing restrictions,...

Saugeen Shores makes changes to parking By-laws

At the June 22, 2020 Committee of the Whole meeting, staff presented a Report regarding the proposed update to the Parking By-law. Since that...

Speed limit changes soon to go into effect

To increase pedestrian and cyclist safety along the waterfront in Saugeen Shores, Council has approved reducing speed limits on North Shore Road, Miracmichi Bay...

Heat wave is affecting water levels – drinking water more important than lawns

With high temperatures and a lack of rain, the Town of Saugeen Shores has declared a temporary watering ban for lawn/garden watering, pool filling,...

Proposed Changes to the Parking By-law in Saugeen Shores

Every year the Town of Saugeen Shores reviews and updates the Parking By-Law to ensure it meets the needs of residents and visitors. This year...

Beaches access a major topic of discussion at Special Meeting of Council

A virtual Special Meeting of Saugeen Shores Town Council was held on Monday, June 29th to primarily discuss beach access. Director of Community Services, Jayne...

Council rejects proposed one-way travel on North Shore

Saugeen Shores Council has rejected a temporary plan for summer 2020 to change one of North Shore Road's traffic lanes into a trail for...

Lamont Sports Park Concept Plan presented to Council

At Monday night's June 21st meeting of Saugeen Shores Committee of Whole, the Lamont Sports Park Concept Plan was presented by Sports Turf International...