Community News

Posted On Monday, March 30, 2020

COVID-19 state of emergencyWhat does life during a state of emergency look like? What steps can individuals take to help prevent the spread of COVID-19?
View our helpful guide  to the changes in how we deliver municipal services during this time.
A state of emergency means:
The Town has access to additional resources from county, provincial and federal governments
We’re focusing on delivering essential services during this time
What can you do?
Stay home: ...


Posted On Friday, March 27, 2020

Posted on behalf of the Physician Recruitment Committee:   Local doctor will renew prescriptions and give telephone advice for orphaned patients       Dr. Don McCulloch has offered his services to assist Saugeen Shores' local health care system in these unique and trying times. He has agreed to speak with patients via telephone to help keep orphaned patients and non-Saugeen Shores residents out of the local emergency department.    ...

Posted On Thursday, March 12, 2020

From time to time, the Town of Saugeen Shores requires services from the following trades and contractors:
Interior and exterior painting
General carpentry
Hollow metal door supply and installation
Brick and block work
Flooring supply installation
Concrete forming, pouring and finishing
If your company or business is interested in being notified of and providing quotes for upcoming projects, please complete our request...


Posted On Friday, February 28, 2020

Mayor Charbonneau leap day plansThis year is a leap year! We caught up with Members of Council and asked them what they plan to do with their “extra day” in 2020.
We’ll be adding to this list until Friday, so check back to hear what others have to say!
And if you’re looking for even more leap day inspiration, have a listen to our latest ShoreReport podcast as Jay and Heather ask local business people and Town staff what they plan to do with their extra 24 hours. Listen here!...


Posted On Tuesday, February 04, 2020

Secondary SuitesOver the past year, our building department has seen increased interest in secondary suites. 
What is a secondary suite? A secondary suite is a self-contained unit within a dwelling that has its own kitchen, bathroom facilities and separate entrance. Secondary suites are not permitted in detached structures within Saugeen Shores (i.e., detached garages, bunkies and/or granny flats). 
Secondary suites must comply with the Ontario Building Code and Ontario Fire...