Jan 3rd, 2023
It will take 411 units being built every day for 10 years to reach provincial population targets — we must look past GTA to accomplish that. From the Toronto Star. By Shawn Watters Contributor, Tue., Jan. 3, 2023 Living in a place we can call home remains a big issue for Canadians this holiday season...
Dec 28th, 2022
Bill is part of province’s plan to build 1.5 million homes in 10 years From CBC News Protesters rallied against Bill 23 in Orillia on Nov. 20.Connor Earl Photo Allison Jones · The Canadian Press · Posted: Nov 28, 2022 12:29 PM ET Ontario passed a housing bill Monday intended to spur deve...
Dec 5th, 2022
Members support resolution opposing province’s controversial housing legislation photo David Hawke Brad Pritchard Alliston Herald Thursday, December 1, 2022 New Tecumseth councillors sat down to discuss the province’s controversial Bill 23 at their first meeting of the term Nov. 28, just hours ...
Oct 27th, 2022
File photo. Raymond Bowe/BarrieToday From BarrieToday, October 25, 2022 By Erika Engel Yesterday, voters in the 444 municipalities in Ontario elected their new councils and school boards from a slate of more than 6,300 candidates running province-wide. In the Grey and Simcoe County area, voters elect...
Oct 27th, 2022
From Simcoe.com, October 24, 2022 By Sara Carson RESULTS Click a municipality below to see results: MUNICIPALITIES: CITY OF BARRIE CITY OF ORILLIA TOWNSHIP OF ADJALA-TOSORONTIO BRADFORD WEST GWILLIMBURY TOWNSHIP OF CLEARVIEW TOWN OF COLLINGWOOD TOWNSHIP OF ESSA TOWN OF INNISFIL TOWN OF MIDLAND TOWN O...
Oct 10th, 2022
Donna Jebb is running for mayor in New Tecumseth. – Metroland file photo From SImcoe.com, October 6, 2022 By Brad Pritchard MAYOR Name: Donna Jebb Occupation: Full-time Town Councillor and Farmer Address/Ward: Ward 5 Councillor Contact information: Jebbelection@gmail.com; www.donnajebb.ca; 905-...
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
Michael Beattie, who has served as the Ward 2 councillor since 2014, is running for deputy mayor in the upcoming election. – Michael Beattie/Submitted From Simcoe.com, August 3, 2022 By Brad Pritchard Another New Tecumseth councillor is seeking the deputy mayor’s chair in the upcoming municipal...
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 ...
Jun 30th, 2022
New Tecumseth committee of the whole has turned down another MZO request from the owner of Woodington Lake Golf Course in Tottenham. From Simcoe.com, February 1, 2022 By Brad Pritchard New Tecumseth will no longer entertain requests from landowners seeking to take advantage of a controversial mechani...