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Water, Water … Going Everywhere

Water, Water … Going Everywhere Imagine a giant sipping on a straw. Now imagine the giant is communities as far flung as Kitchener and Milton; the straw is TransCanada PipeLines Ltd. (TCPL); and the beverage is Georgian Bay. Just a pipedream? If it’s successful, a $500 million proposal now before [more]

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Water Levels

Water Levels Close to Average

Water Levels Close to Average Water levels are up minimally on Georgian Bay this summer. Measurements taken at several locations around the lakes in April showed levels about 15 cm. above the long-term average, which is “very close to the average value,” according to Peter Yee, a spokesperson for Environment [more]

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Trial Begins May 26, 1993

Trial Begins May 26, 1993 Attorney General (AG) vs. The Rowntree Beach Association (RBA) and 14 individual Defendants In September 1991, approximately 2,000 property owners on the western shore of Tiny Township received a Notice in the mail. Why? Because the Honourable Mr. Justice Trainor of the Ontario Court of [more]

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“THE FEDERATION”

“THE FEDERATION” Since we last addressed cottagers in the pages of the Summer/Fall 1992 edition of The Tiny Cottager, many things have happened. As you can see by the articles in this edition, not many of the happenings are such that they will bring much joy to cottagers! But that [more]

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Tiny Township Council Update

Tiny Township Council Update Meetings of Council The regular scheduled meetings of the Tiny Township Council are at 7:00 p.m. on the second and last Wednesdays of each month. At the same time on the third Wednesday of each month Council meets as Planning Board. This Council has settled into a [more]

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TINY’S RECREATION MASTER PLAN

TINY’S RECREATION MASTER PLAN Cottagers asked to buy the bullets to shoot themselves in the foot!! IN an era of widespread mistrust for our political masters, coupled with a deep recession that has hurt many families financially, Tiny Township is presenting a Recreation Master Plan for the beaches of Tiny [more]

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ROUNDABOUT THE ASSOCIATIONS

ROUNDABOUT THE ASSOCIATIONS BLUEWATER DUNES RATEPAYERS ASSOCIATION – held their General Meeting on Sunday, May 23rd at 10:00 a.m. BLUEWATER GEORGINA WENDAKE BEACHES ASSOCIATION – is having their Annual Meeting at 10:00 a.m. on July 4th at the Bayshore Seniors Hall. CEDAR POINT COTTAGERS ASSOCIATION – executive met May 16th [more]

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RESTRUCTURING: ROSS HASTINGS BETRAYS TINY VOTERS

RESTRUCTURING: ROSS HASTINGS BETRAYS TINY VOTERS What is this “Restructuring” anyway? “Restructuring” of Simcoe County was promoted by the Provincial government in early 1990 and later accepted by Tiny Council. The aim was to “improve” services by consolidating some municipalities and altering boundaries in others. A major study was presented for [more]

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PAUZE DUMP UPDATE

PAUZE DUMP UPDATE Background: The Pauze Dump was the site of a massive disposal of industrial and other types of chemical waste from 1966 – 1980. In 1981, the dumpsite and nearby illegal dumping in and around the area just east of Perkinsfield and Simcoe County Road 9 was discovered to [more]