OPP Dispute Numbers in Staff Report

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A report dated March 4, 2014, was sent to Meaford's council from the OPP's Superintendent-Commander of their Municipal Policing Bureau, Rick Philbin, that identifies areas of Meaford's staff report on policing options for the municipality that the OPP claim are false or misleading.

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UPDATED: OSNGUPL Non-Resident Fees Skyrocket

booksThe Owen Sound North Grey Union Public Library (OSNGUPL) announced late Tuesday (March 25) that the non-resident user fee is increasing from $160 per year to $500.

At its regular monthly meeting today (March 25), the Board of the Owen Sound and North Grey Union Public Library Board voted to increase its non- resident user fee to $500 per family. The Library’s non-resident fee has remained the same at $160.00 since 1994 when the first union library agreement was signed,” said the OSNGUPL in a press release.

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Name Change Question Will Not be on October Ballot

mfd ops ctrCouncillor Lynda Stephens lost her bid to have a question on the October 27 municipal election ballot that would have asked voters if the Municipality of Meaford should change its name.

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Breaking News: Non-Resident Fees at OSNGUPL Skyrocket


The Owen Sound North Grey Union Public library has just this hour issued a press release announcing that they are increasing their non-resident family membership fee from $160 per year to $500 per year.

Yes, you read that correctly.

In the press release they say that the non-resident fee has been $160 since 1994, and costs have increased since then.

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