Thursday, January 21, 2021

News

Council Approves 2021 Budgets

The long road to establishing the Municipality of Meaford's 2021 budgets came to an end on Monday, January 11, when council voted in favour...

East Grey Hunters & Anglers Support Meaford’s Legion

The East Grey Hunters and Anglers Association has donated funds to Branch No. 32 of the Royal Canadian Legion to help with the many...

Grey Bruce Public Health to Distribute Two Shipments of Pfizer Vaccine In January

The Grey Bruce Health Unit has announced that the Ministry of Health has approved the release of two initial shipments of the Pfizer COVID-19...

Transportation Master Plan Public Information Centre January 20

The Municipality of Meaford has progressed in its development of a Transportation Master Plan (TMP) to the second and final round of public consultation,...

December Unemployment Rate Increases to 5.6%

In December, the unemployment rate for the Stratford-Bruce Peninsula Economic Region, which includes the Municipality of Meaford, increased by 0.2 percentage point to 5.6%....

Close To 600 Suspected Impaired Drivers Charged During OPP Festive Ride Campaign

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) wrapped up its annual Festive RIDE campaign on January 3, 2021 with preliminary data revealing that approximately 590 motorists...

Sorry 2021, But I am Looking Forward to 2022

Welcome to 2021 – it doesn't feel any different does it? I suspect that 2021 won't feel any different from 2020 for a while...

The Pet Expert: Should Emotional Support Animals Be Allowed on Commercial Flights?

Recently, Alaskan Airlines announced that they will no longer be allowing emotional support animals on flights starting this year. Under their new policy, only...

Virtual Public Information Centre to be Held For Sykes Street North Reconstruction

A Virtual Public Information Centre will be held on January 12, at 4 p.m., in order to present information to Meaford residents about an...

Keeping the Arts Alive in Meaford

Meaford’s entertainment culture boasts a vibrant community of talented local musicians where the downtown is usually bustling throughout the year with live music and...