Meaford Council News

Council Approves Proactive Municipal Bylaw Enforcement When a Risk to Public Safety Exists

mfd bylaw enf 270Municipal bylaw enforcement officers will soon not need to wait for a complaint in order to enforce some property standards bylaw infractions after council gave initial approval at their June 8 meeting to a staff recommendation that Council “direct staff to commence pro-active municipal enforcement for instances where public or environmental safety is at risk.”

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Stretch of Sideroad 4 to Get Paved Shoulders

sideroad4 rehab2020 270An 800-metre stretch of Sideroad 4, locally known as Frogs Hollow, between the Meaford-Blue Mountains Townline and the 3rd Line will have paved shoulders added during its upcoming rehabilitation.

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Municipality to Explore Potential For Security Cameras on Bayfield Street

security camera Chris Cockram2020 270For a number of years Council has fielded complaints about the actions of some anglers along Meaford's Bayfield Street waterfront, and while the municipality has worked with the OPP, the MNR, and area residents, the complaints persist. At Council's June 8 virtual meeting, Councillor Harley Greenfield brought forward a motion asking staff to prepare a report outlining the potential for the installation of security cameras in the area.

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