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Mapleton council passed the 2022 water and wastewater rates with a 10.53 per cent increase

Mapleton council passed the 2022 water and wastewater rates with a 10.53 per cent increase

A unanimous recorded vote passed the 10.53 rate increase, which translates to a monthly increase of $12.14
County engineer appointed president of Ontario Public Works Association

County engineer appointed president of Ontario Public Works Association

Don Kudo is a professional engineer who has worked in the municipal engineering field for over 33 years
Council sells Palmerston Industrial Park lot to local business that's expanding

Council sells Palmerston Industrial Park lot to local business that's expanding

Multi Shelter Solutions bought the Palmerston Industrial Land Sale at 425 Minto Rd. for $102,000
Puslinch considering 'road diet' to address traffic issues on stretch of busy road

Puslinch considering 'road diet' to address traffic issues on stretch of busy road

A road diet is the conversion of the existing four-lane cross-section into a single travel lane in each direction with a two-way centre left-turn lane
Puslinch council supports enhanced enforcement at Brock Road crosswalk due to traffic issues

Puslinch council supports enhanced enforcement at Brock Road crosswalk due to traffic issues

Council supported enhanced OPP enforcement and electronic speed enforcement as well as making the Aberfoyle corridor a community safety zone
Wellington County sees early success with its food waste collection program

Wellington County sees early success with its food waste collection program

23 tonnes of food waste have already been diverted from landfills to high grade compost and one tonne of edible food redistributed to food security organizations
Guelph/Eramosa sees big spike in bylaw complaints

Guelph/Eramosa sees big spike in bylaw complaints

In 2021, the bylaw enforcement department has received 607 inquiries
Mapleton dealing with potential big hikes in water, wastewater rates

Mapleton dealing with potential big hikes in water, wastewater rates

Council did not pass the water and wastewater fees and charges as the proposed 22 per cent rate increase is a lot higher than expected
Arthur hopes to get Snowbirds flyby to help celebrate 150th anniversary

Arthur hopes to get Snowbirds flyby to help celebrate 150th anniversary

The Arthur Optimists, Arthur BIA and economic development office have asked the Canadian Forces Snowbirds to do a flyby for the 150th anniversary celebration
Wellington North approves township property tax increase of 2 per cent

Wellington North approves township property tax increase of 2 per cent

Council passed the 2022 operating and capital budget at Monday's meeting