Posted May 22 - Information
released yesterday by Nottawasaga OPP in regards to the serious
collision just north of Alliston incorrectly referenced the wrong
victim being air lifted to Toronto with serious injuries.
Posted May 22 - New
Tecumseth's Chief Building Official (CBO) is back to work after he had
been suspended with pay April 25th in the fall-out that followed a
botched first attempt to demolish two Victoria Street adjoining
Posted May 22 - At
this post, road closures remained in four separate locations between
Baxter and Hwy 89 as HydroOne crews continued today to work on
replacing dozens of hydro poles that toppled over by an intense storm
cell that moved through the area yesterday afternoon.
Several hydro poles down in north Alliston area as storm hits region
Posted May 21 - At this post (2:06 pm) Emergency crews are responding to reports of several hydro poles knocked over along 5 Sideroad, with hydro wires are also reported to have fallen on top of OPP cruiser and tow truck still at scene of this morning's accident. Also poles reported down at Cty Rd 10 and Hwy 89. And Sir Frederick Banting Road north end, closed to traffic as tree has fallen on wires. Tornado also reportedly touched down in Orangeville area.
Posted May 21 - (Updated
(1 pm) - A 17-year-old male from New Tecumseth was airlifted to a
Toronto hospital at approximately noon with serious injuries after the
vehicle he was driving collided with a potato truck right outside the
front door of a house at the intersection of the 5th Sideroad and 5th
Line in Essa.
Air ambulance called for accident
Posted May 21
- Updated (12:07 pm) OPP's traffic collision investigators dispatched to the scene. Male patient to be transported to St. Mike's Hospital in Toronto by air ambulance.... At this post (11:48 am), 5 Sideroad at the 5th Line of Essa is closed
to traffice while emergency crews deal with a collision involving a
potato truck and vehicle. One person in the vehicle required extriction
and has been transported to Stevenson Memorial Hospital. The victim was
reportedly to be transported to Toronto via air ambulance. More details
as they are provided.
Posted May 21 - Simcoe
County councillors will hold a special meeting Wednesday to discuss an
updated Strategic Plan, and among the items up for debate is how to
utilize the projected $4.6 million expected in savings when the
provincial government upload of Ontario Works (OW) benefits hits 100
per cent in 2018.