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Posted Friday, May 26, 2017

Town launches Waterfront Safety campaign
Saugeen Shores, ON; With warm weather arriving quickly, the beaches of Lake Huron bring residents and tourists to the waterfront in crowds. Playing in the big waves can provide hours of enjoyment, but can also pose a significant risk. With that in mind, the Town of Saugeen Shores has launched a Waterfront Safety campaign aiming to remind all beach-goers and watercraft uses of how to safely enjoy the water.
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Posted Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Official sod turning for the Port Elgin & District Lion’s Club Splash Pad at North Shore Park
Construction on Port Elgin splash pad set to begin May 15
 
SAUGEEN SHORES, ON – Members of the fundraising committee and their families, along with donors and dignitaries gathered at the future site of the Port Elgin & District Lion’s Splash Pad in North Shore Park for a ceremonial sod turning on Tuesday, May 2 at 5:00 pm. The event...

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Posted Tuesday, March 14, 2017

 
Town Council Approves Contract for Both Splash Pads
ABC Recreation Ltd. Awarded Construction Contract for Port Elgin and Southampton Pads
Saugeen Shores, ON; The Town of Saugeen Shores has awarded the construction contract for the Port Elgin and Southampton Splash Pads to ABC Recreation Ltd.
After the RFP closed on December 20, 2016, contractors with the two preferred bids presented their submissions to a panel made up of representatives from both...

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Posted Friday, January 13, 2017

The Town of Saugeen Shores hosted a Public Information Session on Thursday, January 12 to discuss Emerald Ash Borer, Hazard Tree Removal and environment & visitor facility improvements at Fairy Lake.
Presentations were made by Frank Burrows (Parks Manager, Town of Saugeen Shores), Victoria Serda (SauGreen) and Donna Lacy (Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority). If you missed the meeting, the slide presentations can be found here. 

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Posted Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Update: Due to inclement weather, this Public Information Session has been recheduled to Thursday, January 12 beginning at 5pm at the Bruce County Museum and Cultural Centre.
 
Town Council Approves Removal of Infected Trees
Fairy Lake Restoration Project Public Information Session Planned
Saugeen Shores, ON; Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) is a serious problem and Saugeen Shores Council agrees. At the December 12, 2016 meeting, council approved a recommendation...

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