News Releases

Posted On Sunday, March 29, 2020

Saugeen Shores Police Service prepared to enforce new restrictions
The Town of Saugeen Shores and Saugeen Shores Police Service are notifying the public of a new provincial mandate now in effect, which bans gatherings of more than five people. Local authorities stress that this new restriction, along with other provincial and federal orders to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, is enforceable by law.
The new emergency order, issued under the Emergency Management and...

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Posted On Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Residents urged to stay home for all but essential activities
The Town of Saugeen Shores has declared a state of emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Town’s Emergency Control Group (ECG) met today to review plans as municipal staff continue to deliver critical services.
Declaring a state of emergency means that the municipality can access additional resources and expertise throughout this period. With this declaration and the provincial government’s...

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Posted On Friday, March 20, 2020

Saugeen Shores Strong Businesses and the public are encouraged to use #SaugeenShoresStrong across social media
Town Economic Development staff have launched the campaign #SaugeenShoresStrong to support local businesses in the uncertain times of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Town has partnered with the Saugeen Shores Chamber of Commerce to help local businesses get their messages out to the public.
As changes to regular service delivery is rapidly shifting with businesses in Saugeen Shores,...

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Posted On Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Mayor confirms ECG meeting called to discuss COVID-19 planning
 The Town of Saugeen Shores assembled the Emergency Control Group (ECG) on Wednesday, March 18 to review protocols in place to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
“The ECG gathered to review the actions taken to date in response to COVID-19, as well as to discuss critical service delivery moving forward,” said Mayor Luke Charbonneau. “At this time, most Town services are being delivered;...

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Posted On Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Staff will continue to provide a number of services despite closures
Due to COVID-19 precautions, and in consultation with public health officials, the Town of Saugeen Shores will be closing further facilities to the public, including the Municipal Office. Operations will continue during this time, and staff can be reached by telephone or email. 
Beginning Wednesday, March 18, the facilities listed below will be closed to the public until further notice. Staff...

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