Posted on Monday, October 04, 2021 12:22 PM
Treasurer indicates town finances in good shape
Council received the May to July 2021 Financial Report for information.
Financial results for the period are within budget for the most part, aside from some areas affected by the pandemic.
The town continues to be in a healthy financial position with the ability to maintain service levels and address growth-related capital works, the report states.
Health unit thanks town for COVID-19 vaccination support
Posted on Wednesday, September 01, 2021 10:01 AM
Annual integrity commissioner’s report received for information
Jeffrey Abrams of Principles Integrity presented to council the annual integrity commissioner’s report.
Principles Integrity is the firm that provides integrity commissioner services to the Town of Wasaga Beach.
The annual report notes that during the year the company provided “a moderate level of activity as integrity commissioner for the Town of Wasaga Beach,” dividing this work into three categories: policy development and education,...
Posted on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 04:38 PM
Disc golf course approved
Council members approved a six-hole disc golf course on a trial basis at Pridham Park.
Disc golf is a flying disc sport that involves players throwing a disc at a target in the form of a basket to catch the disc. Players follow similar rules as golf.
A presentation on the benefits of disc golf took place at the July 15 Coordinated Committee meeting and the committee, acting on the advice of staff, recommended council approve the trial at Pridham Park.
Posted on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 12:48 PM
Auditors report town finances are in great shape
Town finances are in great shape, members of council heard during a presentation of the 2020 audited financial statements.
Jay Anstey, a partner at Baker Tilly, the firm the town uses for independent auditing services, provided an informative overview of the statements.
Anstey noted the municipality has healthy reserves and is overall in a good financial position to meet...
Posted on Thursday, May 27, 2021 11:44 AM
Slate selected as preferred beachfront developer
Council approved Slate Asset Management LP as the preferred developer of town-owned beachfront lands.
In addition, council authorized CAO George Vadeboncoeur to assemble a team to negotiate the purchase and sale and development agreements, subject to council approval.
The town used a Request for Proposals process, launched in November 2020, to identify Slate Asset Management LP as the preferred company to develop municipal property at the...