News Releases

Posted On Tuesday, May 21, 2019

The Port Elgin breakwater will be rebuilt beginning this fall thanks to an investment from the Government of Canada. The Ministry of Fisheries and Oceans included the breakwater project in an $8.3 million funding announcement this morning in Bayfield, ON.
“This is great news for our harbour and community,” said Mayor Luke Charbonneau. “This project is still in its preliminary design phase, but we are grateful Saugeen Shores will be included in the federal...

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Posted On Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Dr. McCulloch has announced his last day of practice will be August 9, 2019
After years of practicing in Saugeen Shores, local physician Dr. McCulloch has announced his planned retirement. Mayor Luke Charbonneau has offered Dr. McCulloch his sincere gratitude and well wishes on behalf of the town and the community.
“Dr. McCulloch has served our community for many years. His dedication to Saugeen Shores does not go unnoticed, and we wish him well on his deserved...

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Posted On Thursday, May 16, 2019

The Town of Saugeen Shores’ Accessibility Committee has teamed up with the Saugeen District Secondary School Construction Class once again on an accessibility project called StopGap . The program is a national initiative aimed at removing barriers by providing temporary ramps to local businesses, allowing persons with mobility devices to enter the buildings.
“This is a great program that the Town is excited to be a part of,” says Mayor Luke Charbonneau,...

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Posted On Tuesday, May 07, 2019

The Town of Saugeen Shores, in partnership with the County of Bruce, have released a fact sheet relating to the Bruce Road 25 reconstruction project. 
Additional information can be found online:
SaugeenShores.ca/Roads
https://brucecounty.on.ca/highways/bruce-roads-master-plan
For more information on this project, please contact Jim Donohoe, Bruce County. JDonohoe@brucecounty.on.ca

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Posted On Monday, April 29, 2019

Scheduled spring maintenance of the waterfront is underway in the Town of Saugeen Shores, with additional work required to the North Shore Trail due to heavy wind and rainfall.
Two sections of the paved trail have experienced significant erosion damage and will be closed until repair is complete.
“At this time we are not sure when the sections of trail will re-open” said Amanda Froese, Director, Infrastructure and Development. “The closed sections will...

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