Temporary Total Watering Ban in Saugeen Shores

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

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 votes in favour of a Public Conduct Policy

Saugeen Shores Town Council voted on Monday to put in place an official 'Public Conduct Policy'. The Policy is directed toward members of the public...

Meeting timeline has been rushed says Preservers spokesperson

At Monday night's Town Council meeting, the Port Elgin Beach Preservers came forward to once again raise concerns over the proposed beach revitalization development. Patricia...

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,...

Open House information session erupts into shouting match

It was billed as 'Ontario's Nuclear Innovation Institute Community Information Open House', a 'come and go' event but almost 200 people came and few...

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...

Waterfront project Ad Hoc Committee holds first meeting

  The Waterfront Project Ad-Hoc Advisory Committee met for the first time on Wednesday (Sept 11). The Committee made up of three citizens, Bob Clarence, Herb...

Year-end construction values up 33% over 2018 in Saugeen Shores

Town staff will present 2019’s year-end construction numbers at tonight’s Committee of Whole meeting. In 2019, Saugeen Shores saw a record $128 million in...

Council hears updates on Saugeen Shores waterfront

Council heard several updates on Saugeen Shores’ waterfront this evening, from ideas for North Shore Trail to this year’s beach maintenance to the Southampton...

Telephone Survey about to be conducted regarding new recreation facility

  The Town of Saugeen Shores has commissioned the consulting firm of LeisurePlan International Inc. to undertake a Market Study for a new potential recreation...

Local developers being considered as part of beach revitalization

  Port Elgin is moving forward in the revitalization of the waterfront of the Port Elgin main beach.     At the Committee of the Whole meeting on...

Budget survey launched for public feedback

  Saugeen Shores has launched a budget survey to get feedback on how the public would like to be involved and informed on the budget...

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...