Nov 1st, 2018
Mayor Bill French outside the courthouse in Barrie on Friday. -AWARE Simcoe photo From Springwater Mayor Bill French November 2 2018 Today in the provincial offences court, the matter of charges laid under the Municipal Election Act stemming from my 2014 Election Expenses filing, was adjourned to De...
Nov 1st, 2018
by Chris Simon Barrie Advance November 1 2018 Springwater Township Mayor Bill French has been charged with 10 counts of violating the Municipal Elections Act, related to campaign spending in 2014. Court documents obtained by Simcoe.com show the township’s outgoing mayor, who was defeated by 82 votes ...
Oct 23rd, 2018
Link to municipal site Click here to see who has signed the Simcoe County community leaders pledge Updated October 23 Mayor – Don Allen 2,472 2018 AWARE Simcoe questionnaire – Don Allen – Bill French 2,390 2018 AWARE SImcoe questionnaire – Bill French – Tony Guergis 1,04...
Oct 22nd, 2018
51 municipalities across Ontario reported to have extended election by a day AWARE Simcoe note: Voters, check how candidates have responded to questions from AWARE Simcoe. To find their responses, go to: Candidates / Election 2018 on the menu bar and click on the required municipality. Then open the ...
Oct 21st, 2018
from Bill French Since there are still some people that have not lived through the tyranny of the Tony Guergis regime over 8 years ago, I can understand them asking questions on the subjects put forth in his rambling school yard bullying and name calling Election Ads this week. I am also not surprise...
Oct 17th, 2018
At the Midhurst Community Hall on Sunday, Springwater candidates Jim Sales (deputy mayor), Jack Hanna (Ward 5) and Bill French (mayor) met with community residents. -AWARE Simcoe photo By Kate Harries AWARE News Network Responding to questions at an election gathering this week, Mayor Bill French say...
Oct 12th, 2018
from the Simcoe County Greenbelt Coalition Municipal councils decide how our communities are built, the services they provide, and make decisions that impact our local water supplies, local food and health of our communities. Who will stand up for the future of your community? We are pleased t...
Oct 10th, 2018
Many candidates have responded to questions from AWARE Simcoe. To find their responses, go to: Candidates / Election 2018 on the menu bar and click on the required municipality. Then open the post titled “(Municipality) Candidates – Municipal Elections 2018” for that municipality. L...
Oct 9th, 2018
Candidates listen as acclaimed Ward 2 candidate Perry Ritchie answers a question. By Kate Harries AWARE News Network An all-candidates’ meeting held in Elmvale last Tuesday was well-attended – the community hall was packed – but surprisingly low-key, when contrasted with the strong differences...
Oct 7th, 2018
From the Bill French, Jim Sales and Jack Hanna campaigns INVITATION TO MEET The Bee Jays SUNDAY OCTOBER 14 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm Midhurst Community Hall Bill for mayor Jim for deputy Jack for councillor Your last chance to get the real story Before you vote find out the following ·...