29 - Simcoe County has allocated $765,000 in its 2015
budget to complete property acquisition, and relocate utilities,
including a watermain, in prepartion for full-scale, $4.3 million
re-construction of the 66-year-old bridge crossing the Boyne River on
King Street, in 2016.
28 - Stevenson Memorial Hospital (SMH) has engaged a
project management and consulting firm with roots in the healthcare and
research sectors to begin detailed planning of its multi-million dollar
redevelopment and expansion, beginning with an updated Master Plan
(2008). This comes ahead of the provincial government's nod of approval
to move the project to Stage 1 of five in the planning process.
27 - The Alliston Business Improvement Association
(ABIA), chaired by Mike Jerry, came under heavy scrutiny yesterday
afternoon by New Tecumseth councillors for presenting a draft budget
that increases the levy on its membership by 24 per cent in 2015,
without any supporting material, or indications that members were
notified of the pending increase, or answers how and if the banner
poles at both ends of Alliston were paid for.
27 - Matthews House Hospice will receive $27,000 from
the Town to pay the annual rent on one of its two housing units at
Kingsmere Village in Alliston, and Gibson Cultural Centre will retain
its $25,000 grant
27 - Simcoe County councillors approved a budget this
morning that will increase the upper tier's portion of the 2015
property tax bill an average of $3.23 per $100,000 of assessment, a
1.06 per cent hike over last year.
23 - Stevenson Memorial Hospital (SMH) will be
allocated $107,000 from a one-time funding envelope for Wait-Time
Surgical and Diagnostic Imaging being distributed this month through
A reader writes: Posted January 28
- I want to share how proud I am to be associated with my fellow board
members of the Alliston Business Improvement Association (ABIA). They
are professional, passionate and committed to the success of
26 - For the 6th time in eight years, the Alliston
Hornets will head into
the GMOHL playoffs as the top seed, which was clinched following Friday
win over Huntsville in front of the home crowd at the NTRC.