Community News

Posted On Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Thank you to everyone who voted and to the team of dedicated volunteers
Saugeen Shores is celebrating its big win in the Kraft Heinz Project Play contest, as the community takes home $250,000 to contribute to the development of Lamont Sports Park.
The Lamont Sports Park project will feature amenities for all ages in addition to sports fields, with discussions underway for new accessible trails and an accessible playground.
“It is a proud moment for Saugeen...

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Posted On Monday, October 21, 2019

Please refer to this page for current road closures in Saugeen Shores.
Special Events Port Elgin
Elgin Street: From Harbour Street to Spring Street 
Date: Monday, July 8 2019— until further notice
Time: 12:00pm—until further notice
Due to road reconstruction.
Catherine Street: Goderich Street to Bricker Street
Date: Monday, October 21, 2019.
Time: 10:00am to 6:00pm
Due to water service installation.
Southampton
Palmerston...

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Posted On Friday, October 18, 2019

This morning a contractor laid out a preliminary design concept on the Port Elgin Main Beach parking lot, as part of the ongoing Waterfront Revitalization process.
Members of the public may see markings on the parking lot as the proposed project continues. This step is one of many in a careful and thoughtful process that started in February 2019. This stage of the Waterfront Revitalization will culminate in a presentation to both Council and the public when the design concept...

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Posted On Friday, October 18, 2019

North Shore TrailAs a result of the high winds and water levels, some of the North Shore Trail is closed due to debris. As we work to clean up the trails, please respect the barricades in place.

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Posted On Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Town staff asked to begin funding application for YMCA project
The Committee of Whole made recommendations to Council last night in regards to the proposed Saugeen Shores YMCA. The Committee of Whole recommended that Council receives the Business Plan for this YMCA membership-based recreation facility and that Town staff be directed to develop a formal agreement with the YMCA, subject to YMCA Board approval.
It also recommended that Council supports the funding application...

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