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Memorial Park - Make Your Voice Count

To the Editor,

The Draft Master Plan for Memorial Park was presented to Meaford Council on July 13th and is available on the municipal website at (see pg. 65 for proposed site plan). Public comments are due by August 31st.

In the coming weeks the Advocates for Memorial Park (AMP) will be taking a closer look at the Draft Master Plan to see how it measures up against the results of the public survey we conducted last summer.

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Finding Silver Linings During COVID


While walking quietly and golfing on your own,

Your stealth allows you to sneak up on critters.

In the big pond on the Millennium course at MGCC, near holes 5, 6, 7, I came upon this group of four otters. I watched for five minutes as they repetitively dove and came up with something to chew on.

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Reader Thankful For Exposure to Range of Opinions

Dear Editor,

I just want to thank you for the excellent Letters to the Editor this week, and the opportunity to hear both sides of problems in Meaford.

The one point I find incontrovertible is that most of us just do not have enough knowledge to make such important decisions. However, we can find out both sides of the argument through the Meaford Independent.


Roberta Docherty, Meaford

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