Dec 19th, 2010
By RICHARD ROHMER Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin December 17 2010My Collingwood snow-wall column last week was read by a hand (or fist?) full of E-B readers. But obviously not by members of our knowledgeable Town Council.Or at least by those in the upper echelons who can give instructions to those o...
Dec 16th, 2010
Cooper calls for expenditure review, patios to the buildings, options for legal servicesBy John Edwards Simcoe.com Dec 08, 2010Collingwood Mayor Sandra Cooper wasted no time in getting down to business.Cooper was officially sworn in on Monday as Collingwood’s 42nd mayor. She is also the first f...
Dec 11th, 2010
By RICHARD ROHMER, O.C., Q.C. Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin December 10 2010Have you ever seen such snow in Collingwood this early in December?Well, the beautiful stuff was plough-banked at about three feet (one metre?) in front of our driveway in Olde Town– which hadn’t been cleared by...
Dec 5th, 2010
By MORGAN IAN ADAMS Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin December 3 2010COLLINGWOOD — On Monday morning, everything changes.At 10 a.m., Sandra Cooper will officially be sworn in as Collingwood’s 42nd mayor, the first woman to hold the title in the town’s 152-year history.In taking the ch...
Dec 5th, 2010
By MORGAN IAN ADAMS Collingwood enterprise Bulletin December 2 2010COLLINGWOOD -- Chris Carrier ended his term as mayor with a grateful thank-you to emergency services workers who quickly treated his daughter after a serious accident....
Oct 30th, 2010
By MORGAN IAN ADAMS Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin October 29 2010The seven men who will officially take their council seats on Dec. 6 say they feel humbled by the trust put in them by the electorate.Mike Edwards led the polls for council spots for the second election in a row, pulling in 4,925 vote...
Oct 27th, 2010
By SHARON WEATHERALL Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin October 27 2010Wasaga Beach will remain fairly consistent as far as leadership goes for the next term with core teams in place, and two new councillors for each municipality.In Wasaga Beach Simcoe County Warden Cal Patterson returns as Mayor after ...
Oct 27th, 2010
For the first time in its 152-year history, the people of Collingwood will have a woman as mayor By MORGAN IAN ADAMS Collingwood enterprise Bulletin October 27 2010In the end, it could almost be considered anti-climatic.Sandra Cooper, as what seemed to be a widely-expected result in the weeks leading...
Oct 23rd, 2010
By MORGAN IAN ADAMS Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin October 22 2010COLLINGWOOD– Town council- lors started the process of adding to the municipal debt, approving bylaws at a special council meeting, Thursday morning, to put out debentures for the library, downtown revitalization, and First Stre...
Oct 12th, 2010
By MORGAN IAN ADAMS Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin October 8 2010After a nearly decade-long fight to save it from development, the Town of Collingwood will be getting a sizable chunk of the Silver Creek wetlands.This morning, Mayor Chris Carrier announced a deal had been struck with the land owner f...