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Safety first around rivers, streams and creeks

The recent cold temperatures, combined with the forecasted cold snaps later this week, are contributing to the creation of frazil ice – notably in the Saugeen River through Durham. The Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority (SVCA) and the Municipality of West Grey are monitoring closely and are on stand-by to mitigate the impacts of frazil ice, which can include flooding.

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Try Lacrosse Sessions!

Try Lacrosse Sessions! FREE! NO OBLIGATION! • NON-CONTACT! • OPEN TO AGES 4-14! • OPEN TO GIRLS AND BOYS! • STICKS CAN BE PROVIDED! *participants must bring a helmet, gloves and running shoes

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20 Years Strong: West Grey & Durham Fitness Centre celebrates two decades of community wellness

This year the West Grey & Durham Fitness Centre is celebrating 20 years of operation and according to Dan Sullivan, facility administrator, what’s really being celebrated is two decades of a successful partnership with the municipality, of community contributions and volunteerism, and the spirit of community wellness.

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West Grey 2019 Budget process underway

On January 8, 2019, West Grey Council received the draft 2019 budget outlining the proposed operating and capital projects for this year. The initial tax increase is at 6.57%, however, as is part of the process, several dates have been set for Council and staff to review the proposed budget in detail.

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Survey results, public comments shape West Grey Council’s vote to “opt-in” to permit retail cannabis locations

Following today’s public meeting, and considering the results of a community survey, comments from West Grey Police and information from public health, West Grey Council voted unanimously at its council meeting today, January 8, 2019, to “opt-in”, thereby permitting retail cannabis locations in the municipality.

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Building Services Department Notice

Effective immediately, all building services are now available at the West Grey municipal office. Contact 519-369-2200.

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