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INNOVATIVE DIGITAL ARTS LAB OPENS TO RESIDENTS OF SOUTH GEORGIAN BAY

INNOVATIVE DIGITAL ARTS LAB OPENS TO RESIDENTS OF SOUTH GEORGIAN BAY

Posted On: Thursday, September 19, 2019

The Blue Mountains Creator Space is a new digital arts lab open to residents of South Georgian Bay, providing them with the tools and skills to create, learn and explore digital art.

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Harvesters Day Festival

Harvesters Day Festival

Posted On: Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Saturday, September 14th, Meaford and the Dinner planned for Thornbury will now be held Sunday September 22nd at the L E Shore Library

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Blue Mountains Review - September Edition

Blue Mountains Review - September Edition

Posted On: Wednesday, September 11, 2019

News, Events and Stories

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Blue Mountains Review - August 2019 Edition

Blue Mountains Review - August 2019 Edition

Posted On: Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Local news, stories and events

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BLUE MOUNTAIN RESORT OPENS NEW FAMILY-FRIENDLY OUTDOOR ATTRACTION

BLUE MOUNTAIN RESORT OPENS NEW FAMILY-FRIENDLY OUTDOOR ATTRACTION

Posted On: Friday, August 2, 2019

Canopy Climb Net Adventure Opens to Public on August 3rd

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Lane North-East of Louisa Street downtown Thornbury now closed to thru traffic

Lane North-East of Louisa Street downtown Thornbury now closed to thru traffic

Posted On: Friday, July 26, 2019

The lane from Hwy 26 to Louisa Street is not owned by the Town and the current registered owners have concerns with the amount of traffic using this corridor and the condition of the road. After 50 years+ this access route to share traffic flow in the downtown area is currently no longer available.

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Attainable Housing Update - 5 properties for consideration

Attainable Housing Update - 5 properties for consideration

Posted On: Thursday, July 25, 2019

A Special Committee of the Whole meeting is scheduled for 9:00 a.m. Monday, July 29, 2019.

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Council Compensation Review Committee

Council Compensation Review Committee

Posted On: Saturday, July 20, 2019

On behalf of the Council Compensation Review Committee, The Town of The Blue Mountains would like to provide an update regarding the ongoing work of the committee.

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Court Releases Decision in a SLAPP case  (Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation)

Court Releases Decision in a SLAPP case (Strategic Lawsuit Against Public Participation)

Posted On: Monday, July 15, 2019

Judge J. Fowler Byrne released her decision on July 8th and the motion to dismiss was granted. Defendants were Linda Wykes (the Review) , Michael Seguin (former Councillor) and his wife Catherine Sholtz

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Blue Mountains Review - July 2019 Edition

Blue Mountains Review - July 2019 Edition

Posted On: Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Community News and Events - PDF File attached

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Swimmer’s Itch

Swimmer’s Itch

Posted On: Tuesday, July 9, 2019

The Grey Bruce Health Unit has received reports of individuals suffering from swimmer’s itch.

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229 Bruce Street Park Development

229 Bruce Street Park Development

Posted On: Friday, July 5, 2019

Thornbury-Clarksburg Cenotaph Relocation

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Who is the fittest? How do you know?

Who is the fittest? How do you know?

Posted On: Friday, June 21, 2019

Since 2007, the CrossFit Games have evolved to answer these questions.

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NOTICE - Clarification regarding single-use plastics

NOTICE - Clarification regarding single-use plastics

Posted On: Friday, June 21, 2019

At the Council meeting on June 3rd, 2019 a Notice of Motion was put forward by Deputy Mayor Odette Bartnicki and approved unanimously by Council. Since the meeting, there has been a lot of discussion and inquiries received by members of Council and staff regarding clarification and further information related to the motion regarding single-use plastics.

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Blue Mountains Review June 2019

Blue Mountains Review June 2019

Posted On: Tuesday, June 4, 2019

News, Stories, Events - open pdf link for complete newsletter

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Reframing Hope - One Wish at a Time

Reframing Hope - One Wish at a Time

Posted On: Thursday, May 9, 2019

The Living Wish Foundation is a not-for-profit organization devoted to making the world a better place through various initiatives designed to help terminally ill patients re frame hope and realize their dreams

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Council to reduce farm tax rate by 1 per cent

Council to reduce farm tax rate by 1 per cent

Posted On: Friday, April 12, 2019

Grey County farmers will see a reduction in their taxes in 2019. County Council approved dropping the farm tax ratio by 1%. The decision was made during Committee of the Whole on April 11 as part of the annual Tax Policy report. The change will apply to both the County and local municipal tax ratios.

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Blue Mountains Review - April Edition

Blue Mountains Review - April Edition

Posted On: Sunday, April 7, 2019

News, Stories and Events

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Blue Mountains Review March

Blue Mountains Review March

Posted On: Tuesday, March 5, 2019

Events, News, Upcoming Meetings

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Grey County talks tourism with partners

Grey County talks tourism with partners

Posted On: Sunday, February 10, 2019

More than 70 local tourism industry representatives braved the winter storm on January 30 to attend the first Let’s Talk Tourism seminar of 2019, hosted by Grey County tourism staff.

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January Edition of the Blue Mountains Review

January Edition of the Blue Mountains Review

Posted On: Thursday, February 7, 2019

News, Events and Stories

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Cannabis Update in The Blue Mountains

Cannabis Update in The Blue Mountains

Posted On: Friday, January 18, 2019

At the Special Council meeting on January 16th 2019, Council voted unanimously to opt-in and allow provincially authorized cannabis retail stores to operate within the Town of The Blue Mountains.

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Blue Mountains Review  Leachate Study Reports

Blue Mountains Review Leachate Study Reports

Posted On: Wednesday, January 2, 2019

From the Review September 2017 issue

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Province Terminates $2.3 Million Funding Agreement

Province Terminates $2.3 Million Funding Agreement

Posted On: Tuesday, January 1, 2019

The Town completed a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment in July 2017 for the management of leachate generated at the Town’s Solid Waste Disposal Site.

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Forest Therapy/Bathing

Forest Therapy/Bathing

Posted On: Friday, July 13, 2018

Forests provide several benefits to mankind. Its vital role in our eco system cannot be overlooked or overstated. They filter our water, provide timber, protect soil, regulate climate and provide a habitat for innumerable animal species and life forms amongst other things and provide phytoncides.

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