Amendment change application goes down in unanimous defeat

It came as an obvious surprise to the more than 100 residents who attended the Tuesday night (May 21) Planning Meeting in Port Elgin,...

Saugeen Shores Mayor’s Annual New Year’s Address

It's the end of a decade, another year and the first year of 2019 for Saugeen Shores new Mayor, Luke Charbonneau. The Mayor touches on...

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...

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...

Saugeen Shores Annual TREE Sale – orders now being taken

Once again, Saugeen Shores is holding its annual tree sale where it is the opportunity for residents to purchase trees at reduced pricing. There will...

Mayor’s breakfast an opportunity to hear Town’s plans for the future

On Thursday morning, April 25th, in Southampton (Saugeen Shores) the business community had the opportunity at the Mayor's Breakfast hosted by the local Chamber...

‘Circle the Woodland’ protest draws hundreds of Southampton residents

Hundreds of people in Southampton joined in solidarity for a "Circle the Woodland" protest on Saturday, May 18th against a proposed amendment to the...

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...

Site location decision for Aquatic facility deferred

  In a report brought to Council by the Director of Community Services, Jayne Jagelewski, it was recommended that staff "... proceed with advancing the...

Saugeen Shores Councilor only dissenting voice in vote for proposed beach development

At Monday night's (Feb. 10) Council meeting in Saugeen Shores, during a recorded vote on the proposed Port Elgin Beach development, Councilor Matt Carr...

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...

Temporary Water Ban lifted in Saugeen Shores

Over the last week residents have been abiding by a temporary watering ban, and Town and OCWA staff have appreciated their efforts.  “With the complete...

Transportation Master Plan underway

The Town of Saugeen Shores, along with consultants from Paradigm Transportation Solutions Limited and GSP Group, has initiated the creation of a Transportation Master Plan...

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...