Break-In at Gro Bark Organics in Dundalk

(Township of Southgate, ON) – On Monday, July 6, 2015 at approximately 8:27 a.m., Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a break-in at Gro Bark Organics located on Eco Parkway, Dundalk, in the Township of Southgate.

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Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 3:00pm

Public Planning Meeting

Public Planning Meeting at 9 am

Click here to view information on planning application files.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 9:00am

Grey County Social Committee - Fall Shopping bus trip to Grove City Pennsylvania

Grey County Social Committee is organizing a Fall Shopping bus trip to Grove City Pennsylvania. It is our goal to get the bus sign-up sheet filled before the end of July. Grey’t deals! Get a head start on your Christmas shopping at a reasonable cost for accommodations and transportation.
Please read the flyer and the incentive offer from the Grey County Social Committee.
Please contact me by email (as below) if interested before end of July to arrange sign up and payment.  Contact soon before the bus is full.  
Judi Shropshire
Coordinated Access Clerk Grey County
595 9th Avenue East Owen Sound, ON N4K 3E3
Phone: +1 519-376-5744 ext. 1200
Fax: +1 519-376-0445

Monday, July 6, 2015 - 11:00am

What is 211?

211 is an award-winning 3-digit phone and online service helping Ontarians connect to the complete range of government and community-based health and social services. Calls are answered 24x7 by professional information and referral specialists who are trained to assess caller needs, and to refer callers to the most appropriate resources.
211’s resource database contains more than 60,000 records, making it the most comprehensive human services database in the province. Combined with the demographic and caller needs information collected through our calls,   211 provides individuals, agencies and planners with rich data on the supply and demand for human services in Ontario.
211 in Ontario is supported by the Province of Ontario (Ministry of Community and Social Services), local United Way organizations, and some municipalities. 211 also receives project support from public and private sector partners such as Ontario Trillium Foundation and Green Shield Canada Foundation.
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Monday, June 22, 2015 - 9:45am

Nine Deaths in Off-Road Vehicle (ORV) Incidents: Keep Yourself Safe And Alive, Says OPP

(Orillia, ON) – A nine year-old boy and a 17 year-old youth are among nine people who have died in recent off-road vehicle (ORV) incidents investigated by the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP).
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Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - 9:15am

Source Protection Committees (SPC) - Comment Period

The ministry is posting a proposal for public comment on the EBR’s Environmental Registry (EBR #012-4243).  This is a proposal to amend Ontario Regulation 288/07 – “Source Protection Committees”, to address concerns we’ve heard from you regarding the expiry of SPC memberships, onerous recruiting requirements, and committee sizes after plans are approved. We’ll be discussing the proposed amendments with you during the upcoming June 24 SPC Chairs’ and PMs’  webinar.
At the end of the EBR notice there is a series of consultation questions. As always, your feedback on the proposal is appreciated and we look forward to receiving comments. A link to this EBR notice is here:
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 2:45pm

Southgate Solar LP - Comment Period

The Renewable Energy application for the Southgate Solar Project has been deemed complete by the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change and has been posted on the Environmental Registry(EBR) with Reference Number: 012-4349:
There will be a 30 day comment period ending on July 12, 2015. Notices of the EBR posting will be published this week in local newspapers on or before June 22, 2015.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 2:45pm

Vital Signs - Survey

Vital Signs® is a national initiative undertaken by Community Foundations across Canada. Vital Signs® reports highlight and comment on a number of quality of life indicators that measure and grade the vitality of each community. Through a combination of data review and comparative analysis, Vital Signs® is a tool for aligning community goal-setting, promoting civic engagement, and measuring collective community well-being.

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Monday, June 15, 2015 - 11:30am

Grey County Farm Tour and Social

Lunch provided by local 4-H Members (by donation). 
Hosted by Grey County Federation of Agriculture & Egremont Proton Federation of Agriculture.

Schedule of events
Saturday, July 25, 2015 - 11:00am to 6:00pm

Input Requested on the Municipal Elections Act Review

Ontario is launching a review of the Municipal Elections Act to take one step closer to giving municipalities the option of using ranked ballots in future municipal elections. This review will explore ways in which ranked ballots can be implemented by municipalities across the province.

Click here for more information.
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 3:30pm


Spring tree in a field
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