• Protecting Water and Farmland in Simcoe County

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Oct 27th, 2014
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It’s Election Day. I’m going to vote. The old-fashioned way – I’m actually going there, to a polling station, to mark a “traditional” paper ballot. This tradition, with all its attendant safeguards – a live body that shows up in person, with proof of identity, voting in a public venue under the...
Oct 26th, 2014
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From Don Allen You will have received and or heard of Collins, McLean and Geurgis’ recent flyers making allegations regarding Bill French and a slate of candidates. First off – there is no slate of candidates, but rather, some fresh-minded, impartial and experienced candidates wanting to ...
Oct 24th, 2014
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By Bill French Having attended most of the council meetings of the last six years, I was awaiting for the true colours of Guergis, Collins and McLean  to surface at some point in this election. The mailings in the last few days confirmed my thinking. All three of them have made the Midhurst Secondary...
Oct 24th, 2014
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In Midhurst, residents say a ‘special rule’ allows sprawl and developers are preparing to put shovels in the ground, but the fight isn’t over By: Rachel Mendleson Toronto Star In a rural village in Simcoe County, concerned residents have turned the municipal election into a referendum on ...
Oct 23rd, 2014
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AWARE 2014 election ad...
Oct 23rd, 2014
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News release from AWARE Simcoe AWARE Simcoe is endorsing Rob Keffer as the best candidate for Mayor of Bradford West Gwillimbury. Rob Keffer understands the importance of protecting farmland and the natural environment. He is committed to fiscal responsibility and has already worked to rein in high r...
Oct 20th, 2014
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UPDATE :Two envelopes, one wit the voter notification card and PIN number and one with the password, were delivered by Canada Post to many addresses across Springwater on October 24, the Friday before the Monday election. By Kate Harries AWARE News Network Electors in Springwater may have concerns ab...
Oct 20th, 2014
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Township election page Mayor Linda Collins 705-739-6971 collinsformayor@gmail.com Questionnaire answers: sw-collins Bill French 705-718-7031 bill.french@hotmail.com website http://www.billfrench.ca Questionnaire answers: sw-french Tony Guergis 705-739-7581 vote@tonyguergis.ca Deputy Mayor Don Allen 7...
Oct 19th, 2014
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AWARE News Network Voters in Springwater can evaluate some of their candidates live on YouTube. Mayoral candidate Bill French has posted a glowing testimonial from former CTV news anchor Christine Bentley, and a series of clips in which he states his position on a number of issues, including centrali...
Oct 17th, 2014
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BY AMARNATH AMARASINGAM SARAH MORGAN Rabble “Will our children looking back, upon all that we have done/ find clean water in a bottle, and denounce Site 41?” — Marg Raynor, Site 41 Drum Song Beginning in May 2009, in the small community of Tiny Township, Ontario, the Beausoleil Firs...