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Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Woolwich approves outsourcing animal control

Expanding on its longstanding agreement for pound services with the K-W Humane Society, Woolwich is offloading its animal control functions onto the agency in...

St. Jacobs seniors’ home seeking zone change to permit 28-unit expansion

Having consolidated land acquisitions around its existing building, a St. Jacobs-based seniors’ housing organization is now seeking approval for a 28-unit expansion. Sprucelawn Apartments for...

Woolwich to see election races in just two wards

There will be a race in Woolwich; two, in fact, as the addition of a final newcomer into upcoming municipal election will see three...

Newcomers seemed poised to take seat at the table

Though a race on paper, it appears there’ll again be just one candidate running in Woolwich’s Ward 2 as the nomination winds down this...

Just one newcomer seeking a seat on Woolwich council

Scott McMillan was elected in 2014 as the voice for Woolwich and Wellesley townships on Waterloo Region District School Board. Four years later, and...

Farmers’ market crosswalk gets green light, work expected to be done...

A long-awaited pedestrian crossing at the St. Jacobs Farmers’ Market should be in place by next month. After years of talks, Woolwich and the Region...

Township, region back Kiwanis Transit shuttle service

A small shuttle service that will move people around Elmira and connect with the Grand River Transit bus will be launched in September for...

Improvements to Snyder’s Flats Road and Bloomingdale community centre parking lot...

Syncing its own project in Bloomingdale with the region’s plan to reconstruct Sawmill Road, Woolwich is now budgeting to pave a portion of Snyder’s...

Expansion of Elmira’s Foodland plaza cleared after legal appeal

A developer’s expansion bid for an Elmira shopping plaza having been backed by a provincial agency, Woolwich must now decide if it wants to...

Traffic and density concerns remain even after changes to proposed new...

Revisions to plans for the latest Birdland subdivision in Elmira address neighbours’ unhappiness about apartment blocks adjacent to existing homes, but traffic and density...