Community News

Help Available to File Tax Returns

tax time 2019 270The Bruce Grey Poverty Task Force and Grey Bruce Health Unit encourages people with low or modest incomes to file a tax return. Prosper Canada reports that many low-income people can quickly boost their incomes – sometimes by as much as 50% - if they claim and receive all the government benefits to which they are entitled.

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The Pet Expert: How Air Quality In The Home Affects Our Pets

indoor air pets 270When we think about pollutants in the air, we typically think about outdoor allergens, like pollen or ragweed. However, considering we spend a significant amount of time indoors - at home, in the office, in shopping centres - indoor air quality should be top of mind.

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Legal Clinic Looking to Connect With Migrant Workers in Grey-Bruce

aplle harvester helen solmes 270Migrant Workers have legal rights, and the Grey Bruce Community Legal Clinic (GBCLC) in Owen Sound is working to ensure that our community of service providers and all migrant workers in Grey-Bruce are aware of their rights and understand where and how to access the legal services they may need.

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County Budget Continues Focus On Economic Growth And Service Delivery

Loonie 2019 270Grey County residents can expect services to be delivered at the same levels in 2019, with some additional investment in areas that will create the most benefit. County Council gave their first approval for the 2019 budget following a special budget workshop on February 14. The budget is expected to be formally passed with a by-law at the next meeting of County Council on February 28.

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