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Jul 31st, 2010
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Letter Barrie Examiner July 30 2010(Re: 'Recycling battle will create another Site 41' in the July 23 edition of the Examiner) I read Len Leach's letter with great interest. Mr Leach, I really appreciate your informing us that there is unfortunately already a dump site on the Oro Moraine. ...
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Jul 31st, 2010
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Barrie Advance July 30 2010ESSA TWP. - A new candidate has thrown his hat into the ring for the deputy mayor race in Essa Township. ...
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Jul 28th, 2010
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Around 30 people turned out to a meeting in Hillsdale last night for a presentation by Recurrent Entergy of California regarding two solar farms proposed for Springwater. A meeting will be held tonight in Hawkestone on two projects in Oro Medonte. ...
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In Barrie
Jul 27th, 2010
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Barrie Examiner July 23 2010Darren Roskam has joined the race for Ward 2 councillor in Barrie. He joins Rose Romita and Lynn Strachan, current Ward 5 councillor, to contest the downtown ward in the Oct. 25 municipal election. Ward 2 is currently held by Coun. Jeff Lehman, who is seeking the mayorR...
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Jul 26th, 2010
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By Kate Harries SDS41 July 26 2010Several hundred people gathered in the Perkinsfield Pavilion Saturday to look back on a tumultuous year of fighting Dump Site 41 and to celebrate victory – a series of victories. ...
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Jul 26th, 2010
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By Kate Harries AWARE Simcoe July 26 2010They came from all over Simcoe County - around 60 people who attended a meeting held in Coldwater on Saturday morning – and their foremost concern  was the amount of business councils conduct behind closed doors. ...
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Jul 26th, 2010
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News release from AWARE Simcoe -- COLDWATER ON, JULY 24, 2010 -- Incumbent Simcoe County councillors have been spending like there’s no tomorrow – leaving a legacy of crushing debt in a period of projected declining revenues.In addition, a projected downgrading of the County’s current AA credit ratin...
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Jul 25th, 2010
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Letter to Barrie Examiner July 23 2010(Re: 'Recycling operation would be another Site 41, group says' in the July 16 edition of the Examiner) One wonders if councillor hopeful Gord Roehner realizes that Steve Ogden, his invited speaker for this meeting, is referring to essentially what already exists...
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Jul 25th, 2010
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By Maija Hoggett Alliston Herald Jul 23, 2010 NEW TECUMSETH - An Alliston campground owner is looking to try his hand at municipal politics.Douglas Weatherall, the owner of Rolling Acres Campground on Highway 89 east of Alliston, is running to be deputy mayor of New Tecumseth. Rick Milne, the current...
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Jul 24th, 2010
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Barrie Examiner July 23 2010Darren Roskam has joined the race for Ward 2 councillor in Barrie. ...