BRUCEDALE - Residents at a sparsely-attended public meeting on the Guelph-Eramosa 2020 budget were not impressed with a proposed 2.9 per cent local tax increase, but councillors defended their plan to continue putting aside money for infrastructure.
ERIN - Town water customers in Erin village and Hillsburgh will likely get a rate reduction in 2020, followed by increases of three per cent per year until 2029.
HILLSBURGH - Erin town council has accepted a bid of $2.53 million for the reconstruction of the Station Street dam and bridge in Hillsburgh.
BRUCEDALE - Tenants of an apartment building in Rockwood will not face eviction if their units are converted to condominiums, Guelph-Eramosa council was assured on Dec. 2.
BRUCEDALE - A fire truck purchase for Guelph-Eramosa Township is coming in under budget, even before the 2020 budget is approved.
ERIN - Councillors received the second draft of the 2020 Erin budget on Dec. 3 and it looks much like the first draft, with a recommendation for a 2% tax increase in each of the next four years.
BRUCEDALE – Property taxes will rise by 2.9 per cent in 2020 if Guelph-Eramosa Township council approves the draft budget presented by staff on Nov. 20.
ERIN - The first increase in planning fees since 2001 may soon be approved by Erin town council.
ERIN - Portable signs that provide direction to properties for sale are no longer welcome on public land in Erin.
ERIN - The town will have discussions with the Erin Agricultural Society (EAS) about the possibility of allowing public access to the fairgrounds in Erin village when the site is not being used for specific events.