Monday, September 26, 2022

Council News

Patios Are Here to Stay

The popular restaurant patios on Sykes Street, which helped to get some local restaurants through the COVID-19 pandemic, will be here to stay after...

Arena & Community Centre Overhaul Won’t Come Cheap

Built in 1977, the Meaford & St. Vincent Community Centre on Collingwood Street is long overdue for a major overhaul, particularly with the full...

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...

2022 Municipal Election Candidate & Third Party Advertiser Virtual Information Session

The 2022 Municipal Election is fast approaching. A county-wide virtual Candidate and Third Party Advertiser information session will be held at 6 p.m. on...

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...

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...

Are you on the Municipal Voters’ List?

Check to see if you are on the voters list for the 2022 Municipal and School Board Elections occurring in October 2022 by visiting...

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...