Jun 6th, 2022
An upcoming virtual open house and public meeting will allow Simcoe County residents to voice their thoughts on growth-related matters. The county is eyeing an update to its official plan. | Jenni Dunning/Bradford Today From Simcoe.com, June 4, 2022 By Travis Mealing Residents will soon have a chance...
Jun 5th, 2022
File photo | Blair Adams From OrilliaMatters, June 3, 2022 By Erika Engel With fewer than half the eligible voters in Ontario casting their ballots Thursday, the provincial election results both locally and provincially were decided by a historically low number of voters. Elections Ontario has report...
Jun 5th, 2022
Voter turnout in Ontario From Simcoe.com, June 3, 2022 By Sara Carson BARRIE-INNISFIL Registered Electors on List: 92,387 Vote Turnout: 39.26 per cent Progressive Conservative MPP Andrea Khanjin re-elected in Barrie-Innisfil BARRIE-SPRINGWATER-ORO-MEDONTE Registered Electors on List: 85,091 Vote Turn...
Jun 5th, 2022
Brian Saunderson addresses a room of supporters at his election party. | Erika Engel/CollingwoodToday From OrilliaMatters, June 2, 2022 By Erika Engel Brian Saunderson has been elected as MPP for Simcoe-Grey. Saunderson took the lead in the riding as soon as results started coming in, with his win ev...
May 18th, 2022
Ward 5 Coun. Donna Jebb is running for mayor in the 2022 municipal election. From Simcoe.com, May 17, 2022 By Brad Pritchard Another experienced member of New Tecumseth council has her eyes on leading the next term of council. Ward 5 Donna Jebb, who has served on council for 11 years, has registered ...
May 11th, 2022
The heritage forest on the 7th Line of New Tecumseth has reopened or public use. – Brad Pritchard/Metroland From Simcoe.com, May 6, 2022 By Brad Pritchard If you need to reconnect with nature, then you might want to check out the new trail in the Beeton heritage forest. The 100-plus acre forest...
Jan 27th, 2022
Left to right; Lynne Dollin, Richard Norcross, and George Cornell From Simcoe.com, January 25, 2022 By Travis Mealing With just eight months left in their four-year term, Simcoe County councillors will leave one potentially thorny issue to their successors. The county’s governance committee met virtu...
Dec 14th, 2021
A development in south-end Barrie is shown in a file photo. Ian McInroy for BarrieToday From BarrieToday, December 11, 2021 By BarrieToday Staff The COP26 climate conference in Glasgow acknowledged that we’re in the midst of a climate crisis. The crisis is fuelled by many things: by excess consumeri...
Oct 8th, 2021
The Collingwood water treatment plant is located at Sunset Point. From OrilliaMatters, October 7, 2021 By Jessica Owen ‘We have been pushed too hard by top-down planning that has set arbitrary targets,’ said Collingwood resident Ulli Rath during County of Simcoe’s municipal comprehensive ...
Sep 6th, 2021
York-Simcoe candidates in the federal election will debate matters related to the environment on Wednesday, September 8th, from 7 – 8:30 PM. The Rescue Lake Simcoe Coalition is co-hosting this debate, online on Zoom. Media are invited to attend! Registration is required via this link https://us...