GUELPH – Profitability of single family homes and community opposition to multi-unit residential developments make creating a housing strategy for Wellington County a challenge according to a staff report presented to county councillors on Sept. 26.
GUELPH – Perth-Wellington MPP Randy Pettapiece touted provincial funding for local infrastructure and pledged to continue advocating for investment in the future during a provincial update to Wellington County Council on Sept. 26.
Whether you call it “affordable” or, as some local politicos are terming it these days “attainable,” the cost of housing is a major issue in communities of all sizes across Canada.
GUELPH - Police continue to investigate the March 2019 death of a man reported missing from Harriston as a homicide.
MINTO – A revised rezoning application for a residential fourplex in Clifford was approved after the developers agreed to make some changes to the proposal.
GUELPH – The county will contract a Breslau firm to replace the roof at the Wellington County Museum for $73,680.
MINTO – Council here has received a progress report on plans to form a Rural Wellington Ontario Health Team.
GUELPH – Wellington County council could be starting meetings earlier and focusing more on weightier topics if motions introduced at the Sept. 26 session are adopted.
MINTO – The town’s committee of adjustment has approved construction of a dairy barn addition on the 6th Line, allowing reduced MDS setbacks for the barn and an accompanying liquid manure tank.
Gotta hand it to Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer, who has managed to embroil himself in the most…