A Conversation: Seasonal closures and advisories create divided opinions

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

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....

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...

Municipal campgrounds and harbour off limits to public

Spring is here and many campers are eager to get to their sites for day use and spring inspections. However, based on the provincial...

Saugeen Shores Council holds Special Meeting

Practicing safe-distancing, Saugeen Shores met in a Special meeting on March 30th (2020). The municipality is considering ways in which to alleviate monetary stress for...

More clarity around recycling schedule

Apparently, there has been some confusion on Facebook regarding Saugeen Shores Recycling.  Below is the former official release that we received and published April...

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,...

Huron Kinloss Mayor takes strong stand to deter seasonal residents

Huron Kinloss Mayor Mitch Twolan addressed the public via Social Media, strongly discouraging all Seasonal Residents from travelling to the Township of Huron-Kinloss while...

Saugeen Shores Mayor offers words of advice around COVID-19

Mayor Luke Charbonneau stresses, “Be kind. Be compassionate. When you’re interacting with frontline service providers, remember ... we need these people at their posts,...

Province bans gatherings of more than five people

The Town of Saugeen Shores and Saugeen Shores Police Service are notifying the public of a new provincial mandate now in effect, which bans...

Local doctor will renew prescriptions and give telephone advice for orphaned patients

Dr. Don McCulloch has offered his services to assist Saugeen Shores' local health care system in these unique and trying times. He has agreed...

Saugeen Shores assembles the Emergency Control Group

The Town of Saugeen Shores assembled the Emergency Control Group (ECG) on Wednesday, March 18 to review protocols in place to respond to the...

Misuse of recycling adds up in dollars and impacts landfill space

Currently, at the Southampton Landfill site there are recycling bins and carts at the entrance, larger ones for cardboard and others adjacent to the...