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County's bagged waste fees could increase 50 cents this summer

County's bagged waste fees could increase 50 cents this summer

The fee increase would make the county an additional $300,000 in 2024 and 2025
CW staff recommend allocating $150,000 in Community Impact Grants

CW staff recommend allocating $150,000 in Community Impact Grants

Of the 31 applications considered, staff are recommending 28 receive funding
Changes coming to 'horrible' Hwy 6 intersection, but when?

Changes coming to 'horrible' Hwy 6 intersection, but when?

The MTO is currently exploring traffic lights or a roundabout for the Highway 6 intersection at Wellington Road 22 and Eighth Line in Fergus
Puslinch's recycling initiative attracts 'above average' results

Puslinch's recycling initiative attracts 'above average' results

Polycoat coffee cups were identified as the top contaminant in the township's recyclables
Average Wellington North tax rate increasing 4.94 per cent in 2024

Average Wellington North tax rate increasing 4.94 per cent in 2024

In 2023, the municipality had the largest increase of any Wellington County municipality at 8.9 per cent
Drayton woman's charity helps residents in need remember to breathe

Drayton woman's charity helps residents in need remember to breathe

So far in 2023, Rebecca Forler has financially supported between 30 to 50 people using her charity Don't Forget to Breathe
Mt Forest hospital emergency department closed overnight Saturday

Mt Forest hospital emergency department closed overnight Saturday

The department will reopen Sunday morning
Volleyball group helps create community for women in Arthur

Volleyball group helps create community for women in Arthur

They're not perfect, but they have fun
Township's employment land study to take 'made-in Puslinch' approach

Township's employment land study to take 'made-in Puslinch' approach

Starting in early 2024, the study should be completed by the year's end
Who will swallow the cost of high speed internet Puslinch?

Who will swallow the cost of high speed internet Puslinch?

Currently, Rogers is offering free installation using a provincial grant while Standard Broadband is charging $750