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Posted On Friday, May 29, 2020

Please refer to this page for current road closures in Saugeen Shores.
Port Elgin
Goderich Street: From Concession 6 to Barnes Avenue, Port Elgin * *Lane Restrictions**
Date: Wednesday, May 20 2020—until further notice
Time: 8:00am—until further notice
Due to Storm Sewer Replacement
Southampton
Saugeen Township
Sideroad 18/19: From Concession 2 to Bruce-Saugeen Townline
Date: Saturday, December 1 2018
Time:...

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Posted On Friday, May 29, 2020

Port Elgin Main Beach remains temporarily closed
Many beaches in Saugeen Shores are now open to the public after the Medical Officer of Health for Grey Bruce lifted the orders that were announced on May 14, 2020. 
A few considerations for beachgoers:
Physical distancing is crucial to preventing the spread of the virus—all beachgoers must remain at least two metres away from those outside their immediate family. As well, social gatherings of more than...

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Posted On Monday, May 25, 2020

Changes to celebrations and temporary policy revision to give businesses more space
Council heard several updates to economic recovery-related projects during tonight’s Committee of Whole and Council meetings.
2020 Tourism update
Due to the current restrictions on large gatherings and requirements for physical distancing, the Canada Day fireworks and corresponding festivities on July 1, 2020 will be postponed. 
The Town and the Saugeen Shores Chamber...

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Posted On Monday, May 25, 2020

Survey is open until Friday, June 5, 2020  
The Town of Saugeen Shores is seeking public input on ideas for North Shore Trail during summer 2020. Temporary high water levels have damaged areas along the shoreline, resulting in closures on the trail. 
North Shore Trail averages 13,000-15,000 users each July alone. While this summer may look different because of COVID-19 precautions, Town staff have developed a temporary proposal while they continue to work out...

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Posted On Friday, May 22, 2020

A Special Council Meeting will be held on Monday, May 25 at 5:00 pm. The meeting will be held electronically and will be closed to the public.
The purpose of this Special Council Meeting is to discuss a Closed to Public Session in accordance with By-law 63-2015, Section 3.8.2 (b) regarding personal matters about identifiable individuals including municipal or local board employees, regarding committee applications and appointments to Mayor's Task Force on Economic Recovery.
Pursuant...

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