Monday, September 26, 2022

Stephen Vance

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Six Municipal Employees Earned More Than $100,000 in 2021

Six of Meaford's municipal staff members received salaries in excess of $100,000 in 2021, earning them a spot on Ontario's annual 'Sunshine List'. Each year...

Chamber of Commerce Requests Increase in Funding For Operation of Downtown Big Apple

Meaford's council has approved a request for an increase in funding provided to the Meaford Chamber of Commerce in exchange for operating the municipal...

New & Upgraded Long-Term Care Beds at Summit Place in Owen Sound Announced

Bruce-Grey-Owen Sound MPP Bill Walker has announced the Ontario government is adding nine new and upgrading 119 beds (for a total of 128 new...

Council Approves New Open Air Burn By-law

Meaford Council has given initial approval to a new open burn bylaw that is intended to eliminate confusion, and to provide a more user-friendly...

How Much Did Meaford Councillors Earn in 2021?

As required by the Municipal Act, the annual statement of remuneration for Meaford's members of council was publicly released in a report to Council...

Meaford CAO Appointed CEO for Library

The Meaford Public Library Board has appointed a new CEO, and the appointment might raise some eyebrows. At their January 19 meeting, the library board...

Council Backs Down From Paid Parking Expansion to Harbour & David Johnston Park

Meaford Council has backed away from a plan to expand the municipal paid parking pilot project from Memorial Park, where it was introduced last...

Council Approves 2022 Municipal Budgets

Meaford Council has approved the municipal budgets for 2022. In a unanimous vote during their February 14 meeting, Council took the final step in...

TCE Provides Update to Council on Pumped Storage Facility

TC Energy, the proponent of a hydroelectric pumped storage facility to be located at the 4th Canadian Division Training Centre lands in Meaford, provided...

Council Approves Draft Budgets, Statutory Public Meeting Set For January 31

Meaford Council is one step closer to finalizing the municipality's budgets for 2022 after taking a dive into the draft budget documents during their...

2022 Draft Budgets Presented to Council

Members of Meaford's Council will be busy over the holidays scouring the 2022 draft budgets which were presented during Council's December 13 meeting. With a...

Save Georgian Bay Holds Protest, Presents Petition to Council

Local advocacy group Save Georgian Bay continues their opposition to the proposed pumped storage facility on the Meaford Tank Range, and this week they...

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