News Releases

Posted On Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Provincial funding will assist MIC in launching waste management review
Just days after its launch, the Municipal Innovation Council (MIC) is off to a strong start on one of its identified priorities. The provincial government has approved the MIC’s joint submission to the Municipal Modernization Program for funding of up to $70,000. This funding will be used to begin a Waste Management Service Review, which would assist the MIC in finding efficiencies relating to...

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Posted On Thursday, January 16, 2020

MIC Launch Event Seven municipalities come together to seek better ways to deliver services    Municipalities facing a host of common challenges have agreed to work together to find new and better ways of meeting the needs of people in their communities.    The commitment to fresh thinking and cooperation will be channeled through the Municipal Innovation Council (MIC), a joint body set up by an agreement between the Town of Saugeen Shores, Arran-Elderslie, Brockton,...
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Posted On Monday, January 13, 2020

Council to review proposal in the coming months
In response to a request from the Town of South Bruce Peninsula, Saugeen Shores has developed a proposal for the Saugeen Shores Police Service (SSPS) to provide police services to South Bruce Peninsula.
The SSPS would replace the Ontario Provincial Police as the primary police service provider in South Bruce Peninsula, with costs to be paid by South Bruce Peninsula taxpayers. Saugeen Shores Chief of Police developed the...

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Posted On Monday, January 13, 2020

Committee of Whole tentatively approves agreement with Chamber of Commerce
Saugeen Shores Committee of Whole recommended tonight that the Town enter into a one-year agreement for 2020 with the Saugeen Shores Chamber of Commerce for tourism service delivery.
The Chamber of Commerce has re-aligned its focus as an organization and is no longer interested in delivering tourism service. 2020 will be the final year the Chamber of Commerce provides municipally funded tourism...

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Posted On Tuesday, January 07, 2020

Jessica Linthorne Jessica Linthorne moves into role of Director, Strategic Initiatives
Jessica Linthorne will be joining the Town of Saugeen Shores Senior Management Team as Director, Strategic Initiatives. Jessica has worked for the Town for seven years in progressively more senior roles. Her current portfolio of Corporate Communications, Economic Development and Organizational Effectiveness will now include Tourism.
Jessica will also lead the Municipal Innovation Council on behalf...

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