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Library Fundraising Committee Thanks Meaford Businesses

Letter to the Editor,

The new Meaford Public Library Fundraising Committee members wish to express our appreciation to the businesses who took part in our May Meaford Business Challenge. As you are aware, we had the opportunity of matched donations up to $25,000 which could have translated into a $50,000 donation.

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Are Political Parties Protecting Our Personal Information?

Dear Editor,

With Canada’s election just around the corner, I’m concerned that our political parties are not protecting the personal information they gather from us. I believe that they should be made subject to Federal privacy laws. Political parties should follow the same rules companies have to – it’s only fair. Privacy matters regardless of who we vote for.

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Leith Beach Request Opposed by Resident


RE: Land Transfer Request and Zoning Amendment of Plan 271 Part Lot 1, Plan 549 Part Lot 72, RP 16R4962Parts 1 and Part 2, Part Road Allowance and Municipal Lands – “Leith Beach”

Our family has lived here sixty years and I am surprised to learn another attempt is being made to construct a new restaurant at this location when this endeavour has failed several times over the past many years. This area does not appear to attract customers to the restaurant business.

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