Tag Archive: Lambton Shores

Port Franks cottagers could pay between $400 and $12,000 each for flooding solutions

A new report suggests cottagers in Port Franks could face bills of about $400 to help pay for flooding solutions. But people in high risk areas, could find their wallets about $4,000 to… Continue reading

Sidewalk cafes could be returning to Grand Bend

Beachgoers may be able to grab a bite to eat in Grand Bend on the sidewalk this summer. Three years ago, Lambton Shores council put a moratorium on sidewalk cafes after spending millions… Continue reading

Lambton Shores hires Kawartha Lakes administrator

After months of searching, Lambton Shores has hired a new Chief Administrative Officer. Kevin Williams will leave his current position as director of community services in the City of Kawartha Lakes to take… Continue reading

Looking for green from green: Lambton Shores looking at electric car chargers

Lambton Shores Mayor Bill Weber says Grand Bend could have gained a little green by going green. Weber is expressing disappointment after council decided to wait until the 2014 budget to consider whether… Continue reading

London developer ready to build lakefront homes near Forest if sewage problem solved

A London developer wants to get moving on a first phase of a long-planned massive lakefront development in Lambton Shores. But it may mean Lambton Shores has to put up some cash to… Continue reading

Lambton Shores ‘not a willing host’ to turbines

  Lambton Shores Council has joined dozens of municipalities which say they are ‘not willing hosts’ to industrial wind turbines. Municipalities have had little say in the planning of the projects since the… Continue reading

Lambton Shores wants to make sure the tradition of Stag and Does continues

Consider it a gift from the newlyweds. Lambton Shores is changing its municipal alcohol policy to allow stag and does to be held legally as long as 15 percent of the alcohol sales… Continue reading

Residents concerned about coyotes in Ipperwash

Lambton Shores Councilor Lorie Scott says there is a coyote problem in Ipperwash. Coyotes have been a concern in Sarnia-Lambton recently with city and rural residents noticing more of the animals in the… Continue reading

Work on Grand Bend sewage treatment plan grinds to a halt while waiting for approvals

Work on the Grand Bend sewage treatment plant is at a standstill as officials wait for approvals from the Ministry of the Environment. And the delays have Lambton Shores staff concerned that they… Continue reading

Lambton Shores spends $12k on legal fees for CAO firing

Lambton Shores spent over $12,000 just in legal fees to remove the former CAO from his job. And that doesn’t include a severance package negotiated for John Byrne. On Nov. 13, council met… Continue reading