Two Cannington organizations and a resident of Sunderland were recognized by the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority (LSRCA) this week for their dedication to the environment. At its 37th annual Conservation Awards ceremony on Tuesday (Oct. 16), the LSRCA paid tribute to 23 individuals, businesses and groups who are working in their communities to improve the environment. Among the winnersRead more
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Residents taking in a show from the balcony of the Sunderland Town Hall will now have a more comfortable view thanks to Brock Township and the village’s Lions Club.Read more
The Brock Township Library Board has hired its new CEO.
In a press release issued over the weekend, board chair Joe Allin announced that Brian Harding will soon take over the position.Read more
Sunderland residents have once again banded together to appeal a council decision regarding a controversial development in the village.
Township staff have received notice of the appeal from the law firm of Davies Howe on behalf of the Jay Yerema-Weafer (a candidate for regional councillor) and the ‘Concerned Citizens of Sunderland’ regarding a zoning amendment granted to the Katilin Corporation last month. The matter will be heard by LPAT (formerly known as the Ontario Municipal Board or OMB).Read more
In response to the Township’s original plan to remove more than three kilometres of sidewalks in Brock this year, the Accessibility Advisory Committee says there is risk in doing so if it means forcing pedestrians to walk on the road. After the proposal to remove three kilometres of sidewalks in Brock came to Council in March, the decision was deferredRead more
As the leaves start to change and the temperatures begin to drop, residents and visitors to Brock Township are invited to attend the upcoming Sunderland Fall Fair this September 11 and 12. For two days, the community will fill with the sights and sounds of the 167th Fall Fair as organizers present the theme of A Family A-Fair. The eventRead more
Township council is set to deal with a pair of issues Monday (Aug. 13) pertaining to a controversial subdivision in Sunderland. Despite numerous concerns raised by residents, local politicians approved a zoning amendment last October that would allow 61 more homes in the property being developed by the Kaitlin Corporation adjacent to the village’s fairgrounds. A bylaw bringing that changeRead more
The DRPS has issued a correction to its account of a single-vehicle accident on Regional Road 13 Sunday (July 29) night and the dramatic rescue that followed.
While the initial press release issued by police noted that the driver and lone occupant of the vehicle — who has also been charged in relation to the accident — escaped prior to the arrival of officers, the story has now changed considerably.Read more
With nominations set to close Friday (July 27) afternoon, the field for this fall’s municipal election is pretty much set.
And barring any last minute withdrawls, there will be a race for each of the seven spots on township council.Read more
One person was taken to hospital with undisclosed injuries following an accident south of Sunderland Wednesday (July 18) morning.
While no details have been released by the DRPS, the two-vehicle crash seems to occurred around 7 a.m. at the intersection of Regional Road 23 and Regional Road 13.Read more