Net Shed Opens For Season


The Net Shed at the corner of Bayfield and Collingwood Streets was once a fishing net fabrication, repair, and drying facility. Today it is a popular destination for bookworms on the hunt for gently used reading material for those lazy summer afternoons.

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Approval Given to Purchase New Plow

mfd plowMeaford's council gave approval for a purchase of a new snow plow truck at its May 11 meeting. The cost for the vehicle was included in the 2015 municipal budget, however purchases over $150,000, even if budgeted, need to be approved by council.

The new plow carries a price tag of $276,867.59, which is nearly $1,800 more than was budgeted, however Meaford Treasurer Darcy Chapman told council that savings realized in other recent fleet purchases will cover the additional cost of the snow plow.

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Seniors' Fair Returns June 3

seniors Claudia Meyer

To celebrate Seniors month, the 8th annual United Way Bruce Grey Seniors’ Fair will be held on Wednesday, June 3rd 2015 from 10 am - 3 pm at the Harry Lumley Bayshore Community Centre in Owen Sound.

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