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Meeting Notice – Greenbank Airways Agreement

Council will consider the Greenbank Airways Agreement and Site Alteration Permit at a special meeting scheduled for 8:45pm on Monday, March 30, 2015 at the Scugog Community Recreation Centre, 1655 Reach Street. 

A copy of the staff report and draft Greenbank Airways Agreement will be available with the published agenda for this meeting and posted to the website by end of day Friday.

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School Crossing Guard Recognition

School Crossing Guard Recognition

School crossing guards play an important role in the lives of children who walk or bicycle to school by helping them safely cross the street at key locations. They remind drivers of the presence of pedestrians and can lead to more parents feeling comfortable about their children walking or bicycling to school. Crossing guards also are role models helping children develop the necessary skills to cross streets safely at all times.

The Mayor and Council will recognize the dedicated service of the Township of Scugog's nine regular crossing guards at the Council meeting of March 30, 2015.

Please use caution when approaching a school crossing to ensure the safety of Scugog's students.

 

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Fire Organizational and Operational Review Final Draft Report

The Township of Scugog wants to ensure that our fire services are safe, responsible, efficient and sustainable.  In order to do this, we have undertaken a Fire Organizational and Operational Review.

Scugog has retained Dillon Consulting to assist in reviewing our fire services.  The starting point for this process is the Fire Organizational and Operational Review.

Dillon Consulting has completed the final draft report for the Fire Organizational and Operational review and will present to Council on Monday, June 23, 2014.

To view the final draft report click the following link: Fire Organizational and Operational Review Final Draft Report.

The public will have opportunities to provide input into this important process.  The latest information will be available on the Township's website at www.scugog.ca.

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Fore Scugog Youth Initiative Grant Program

2014 Submissions Window is Closed!

The Fore Scugog Youth Initiative Grant Program window for submissions to the annual distribution has closed.  Please note recipients will be recognized at the  2014 Fore Scugog Annual Charity Golf Tournament.

For more information on the program and how to apply for next year’s distribution visit the Township of Scugog  website Scugog Youth Grants page.

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Future Waterfront Development Opportunity

The Township of Scugog invites experienced developers to take part in a market sounding exercise for a proposed public-private partnership to develop prime waterfront lands in Port Perry.

Click the link below for more details on the future waterfront development opportunity.

Future Waterfront Development Opportunity

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Notice of the Passing of a New Comprehensive Zoning By-law, by-law 14-14

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Scugog passed By-Law Number 14-14 on the 17th day of March, 2014 under Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, as amended.  Please click the link below to view the complete Notice.

Notice of the Passing of a new Comprehensive Zoning By-law

Zoning By-law 14-14 – Text

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Township of Scugog to Review Fire Services

The Township of Scugog wants to ensure that our fire services are safe, responsible, efficient and sustainable.  In order to do this, we have undertaken a Fire Organizational and Operational Review.

Scugog has retained Dillon Consulting to assist in reviewing our fire services.  The starting point for this process is the Fire Organizational and Operational Review.

The public will have opportunities to provide input into this important process.  The latest information will be available on the Township's website at www.scugog.ca.

Dillon Consulting has completed the final draft report for the Fire Organizational and Operational review, to view the final draft report click the following link: Fire Organizational and Operational Review Final Draft Report

To view the Media Release from March 18th, 2014 click the link below.

Dillon Consulting provided a presentation to Council at their Monday, March 17th, 2014 meeting.  To view this presentation click on the link below.

For more information:

Mayor Chuck Mercier
905-985-7346 ext. 116
Fax: 905-985-9914
Email: mayormercier@scugog.ca

 

Bev Hendry, CAO
905-985-7346 ext. 116
Fax: 905-985-9914
Email: bhendry@scugog.ca
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Business Retention and Expansion Final Report

In partnership with the Region of Durham, the Township conducted a Business Retention & Expansion (BR&E) project.  This community driven initiative assists with promoting jobs and business growth within the Township of Scugog. Over 114 local business owners and 29 volunteer interviewers participated in the project.

A summary of results and proposed action plan were presented to Council at the December 2, 2013 meeting. The proposed action plan includes five key areas; 1) Build relationships between government and business to be open for business, 2) Support business development and expansion to inspire entrepreneurship, 3) Invest in culture and heritage to celebrate our identity and foster business development, 4) Grow a talented workforce to create a vibrant future of business opportunities, 5) Continually improve infrastructure to serve the needs of businesses, residents and tourists.

The next steps in the BR+E project are to work through the action plan with business owners, organizations and government to keep building a vibrant local economy. The Durham Federation of Agriculture, Scugog Chamber of Commerce and Port Perry BIA are also partners in the project.  To view the reports and presentation visit our website www.scugog.ca/CAOs_Message_ED.5.php.

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Conditions on Lake Scugog

With winter weather upon us and the lake freezing, ice fishing and other winter activities on the lake will soon begin.

The Township of Scugog Fire Department would like to take this time to remind all residents and visitors to Lake Scugog to be aware of ice conditions as well as weather conditions and to adjust plans for being on the lake as appropriate.

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Port Perry Named to the Best Charming Small Town List

Days Out Ontario has named Port Perry to their list of the Best Charming Small Towns.  To view the complete list click the following link Days Out Ontario – Best Charming Small Towns.

Port Perry was also included in the Days Out Ontario Planned Trips, click the following to view  Days Out Ontario – Planned Trips.

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