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,...

Saugeen Shores new Council is a blend of experience and newcomers

It's official.Ā  Saugeen Shores now has a new Council for the next four years after the inaugural declarations of office (swearing-in) ceremony was held...

Saugeen Wins National Municipal Innovation Award

The Town of Saugeen Shores, ONĀ has received national recognition for itsĀ Shore Report PodcastĀ from the Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators (CAMA).Ā  The town was presented...

Breakwater refurbishment begins at Port Elgin Harbour

Rehabilitation of the Port Elgin breakwater has begun in a project led by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO). Equipment and supplies have arrived at...

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 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...

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...

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...

Saugeen Shores commended for its ‘at-risk’ wildlife protection

While some communities along the Great Lakes shorelines resent the 'at risk' Piping Plovers for their nestings due to their protected status, Saugeen Shores...

Bruce Power brings up-to-date report to Council

  With its policy of keeping local Councils up to date, James Sconjack, Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs & Operational Services for Bruce Power, presented...

Vice Deputy Mayor adamantly opposed to new Police proposal

In response to a request from the Town of South Bruce Peninsula to consider Saugeen Shores providing policing services to South Bruce Peninsula, a...

A Conversation: Seasonal closures and advisories create divided opinions

To the Mayor: Thank you for your quickĀ response. I certainly appreciate that you are following the advice of Public Health, as am I, which is...

Saugeen Shores grant applications turned down

This week the Town of Saugeen Shores was informed it was not successful in grant applications to the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP)....

COVID-19 Update: Town of Saugeen Shores facilities

The province-wide Stay-at-Home order is now in effect. Please see below for updates on Town facilities. Tourist Camps, Harbours and Airport The Port Elgin and Southampton...