Mayor answers to the Beachers’ Association

In summerlike conditions with warm temperatures, the Port Elgin Beachers Association held its annual general meeting (AGM) again on the beach at Gobles Grove. More...

Annual Heritage Conservation Award nominations being accepted

Once again, Saugeen Shores is holding the annual Heritage Conservation Award sponsored by the Municipal Heritage Committee. The award is give to someone who has...

Saugeen Shores launches new website

At Monday night's Town Council meeting (Feb. 25th), Town Council was given a demonstration of the new Town website.  The Town has announced the launch...

Citizens appointed to Saugeen Shores committees

Although Saugeen Shores appears to be moving toward a changed system for committees and volunteers, there are committees that have been retained with public...

Beaches in Saugeen Shores now open with limitations

Many beaches in Saugeen Shores are now open to the public after the Medical Officer of Health for Grey Bruce lifted the orders that...

North Shore Trail closures due to wave action

The North Shore Trail has been closed between Concession 10 and North Shore Park in Port Elgin due to severe damage from wave action....

Meet ROSS – a new Resident of Saugeen Shores

Saugeen Shores has a new citizen ... ROSS. Ross was introduced to Saugeen Shores Town Council at the recent meeting on March 25th. Resident of Saugeen...

Southampton residents to hold protest over loss of wetland

Residents of Southampton are planning a peaceful protest tomorrow, Saturday May 18th, in the hopes that it will draw attention to the possible loss...

Saugeen Shores group joins millions in ‘Sing for Greta’ and ‘Sing for Earth’ movement

It may have been a small group but they made their voices heard as they joined the millions of others around the world who...

Allowing second water meter not precedent setting says Mayor

On October 15th, 2019, Mark Gdak made a Delegation to the Committee of the Whole to request a second water service on his property...

Saugeen Shores increases Landfill hours

The Town of Saugeen Shores has announced the Saugeen Shores Landfill Site will now be open on Mondays from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m....

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...

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...

Concerns raised over proposed Committee restructuring

While community volunteers play an integral role in many programs and projects, Saugeen Shores will be attempting to broaden its volunteer base by developing...