Sep 17th, 2022
From the Simcoe County Greenbelt Coalition By Margaret Prophet,Executive Director Our free lunch ‘n learn webinars for municipal candidates are beginning next week. They feature topics that candidates told us were important to them: housing policy, supporting local food systems and protecting ...
Sep 10th, 2022
Yvonne Hamlin has announced she is running for mayor. – Yvonne Hamlin photo From Simcoe.com, May 2, 2022 By John Edwards Collingwood has its first mayoral candidate. Coun. Yvonne Hamlin declared her candidacy May 2, the first day individuals were able to file. Hamlin is in her first term on cou...
Sep 10th, 2022
Andrea Mandel Campbell, Katherine Holmes, Sharon Carr, Sunny Wiles and Julie Watene are concerned about the future of the Silver Creek Wetlands. | NVCA Image From Simcoe.com, September 6, 2022 By John Edwards The Friends of the Silver Creek have been fighting against development adjacent to the wetla...
Aug 31st, 2022
George Powell of the Blue Mountain Watershed Trust says Collingwood’s official plan is skewed towards development. From Simcoe.com, August 29, 2022 By John Edwards The Blue Mountain Watershed Trust is raising concerns about the first draft of Collingwood’s Official Plan. George Powell, a member...
Aug 28th, 2022
From Simcoe.com, August 10, 2022 Barrie Advance Municipal council and school board elections will take place on Monday, October 24, 2022. The nomination period to be a council or school trustee candidate began May 1 and the deadline to file a nomination is Friday, August 19 at 2 p.m. The new term of ...
Aug 24th, 2022
Developers are proposing a wellness village that would include a host of potential health services, attainable housing and recreation opportunities. – Nadia Stolfi photo From Simcoe.com, August 24, 2022 By John Edwards More than 130 acres of land that has been vacant for decades could soon have...
Aug 15th, 2022
Forest For The Trees Film at the Collingwood Brewery August 23 @ 8:30 pm...
Aug 5th, 2022
Be the Change Film Series continues on August 9 at the Collingwood Brewery...
Jul 28th, 2022
Georgian Bay Forever’s Amber Gordon with one of the bottles that will be used in a project that will track the path trash takes in Georgian Bay. – Amber Gordon photo From Simcoe.com, July 26, 2022 By Ian Adams If you see someone toss a plastic bottle into Georgian Bay at the end of August...
Jul 4th, 2022
There Is Something In The Water JOIN US on Tues. July 12h under the stars for There Is Something In The Water, BMWT’s 3rd award-winning documentary @The Collingwood Brewery There is Something In The Water follows Director Elliott Page as he travels through rural areas in his native Nova Scotia...