Nov 1st, 2010
By JENNIFER BURDEN, THE PACKET & TIMES November 1 2010Two Simcoe County conservation authorities have marked the environmental health of Oro Moraine with passing grades in their 2010 report card.The Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority (NVCA) and the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority (LS...
Oct 25th, 2010
By NATHAN TAYLOR Barrie Examiner October 25 2010Oro-Medonte Township is in a prime location to be the collector of the county’s trash — recyclables, it seems, in particular.The municipality has two active landfills and three possible recycling operations.One recycling site is awaiting sit...
Oct 23rd, 2010
By NATHAN TAYLOR THE PACKET & TIMES October 22 2010Oro-Medonte Township is in a prime location to be the collector of the county's trash — recyclables, it seems, in particular....
Oct 21st, 2010
Letter to Barrie Advance October 20 2010ORO-MEDONTE – As the municipal election nears in Oro-Medonte, the deputy mayor race stands out. Sandy Agnew, councillor, has decided to step up to lead the township in a new direction, one that puts open discussion and fair dealings first. He intends to ...
Oct 21st, 2010
By Janis Ramsay Barrie Advance Oct 20, 2010 BARRIE – Candidates have been on the firing line recently, as citizen’s groups have grilled them on local issues. Lisa Gleva, a member of Barrie Citizens Connecting, said they e-mailed questions to get voters interested in the election.“A group of us ...
Oct 20th, 2010
By JENNIFER BURDEN, THE ORILLIA PACKET & TIMES October 19 2010While Harry Hughes has been acclaimed as mayor of Oro-Medonte Township, the race for deputy mayor is heating up. ...
Oct 20th, 2010
Orillia Packet and Times October 19 2010WARD 1Coun. Mel Coutanche is acclaimed.WARD 2Economic development is also at the top of Meyer’s election issue list. With Oro-Medonte’s annual growth rate decreasing, she said economic development is essential.“We need to increase our economic...
Oct 19th, 2010
Letter to firstname.lastname@example.org October 19 2010A series of 5 All-Candidates meetings has just been completed in Oro-Medonte. The meetings were sponsored by the Oro-Medonte Chamber of Commerce. The panel consisted of the Mayor and the Ward candidates and Deputy Mayor candidates. The format was such ...
Oct 12th, 2010
Letter to the Orillia Packet and Times October 12 2010Re: “Oro-Medonte deputy mayor defends stance on AWARE,” Ralph Hough, letter to the editor, Oct. 6Like most candidates in Oro-Medonte, Ralph Hough ignored AWARE’s efforts. Outraged that a majority of candidates marginalized AWARE ...
Oct 10th, 2010
By Kate Harries AWARE Simcoe October 09 2010Candidates at the Oro-Medonte Ward 4 / Deputy Mayors all-candidates’ debate last Thursday had very different answers when asked whether they would re-instate the township’s Planning Advisory Committee. ...