It has been said that the good guys don't get the ink in newspapers that the bad guys get, and that likely isn't far from true, so here's some good ink about a good guy that our municipality lost this week – municipal employee Bob Harding.
In 2010 the Municipality of Meaford saw its first employee listing on the annual “Sunshine List” issued by the province. Former CAO Frank Miele had earned $118,000 in 2009 earning him a spot on the list of public sector employees who earn more than $100,000 per year. The 2015 list released by the province today (March 27) now includes six Meaford employees who earned more than $100,000 in 2014.
On Friday, March 27, 2015 at approximately 2:43 a.m., Grey County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of an abandoned vehicle, resting on the driver’s side with the headlights on, in the south ditch on Grey Rd. 18 just west of Grey Rd. 11 in the Municipality of Meaford.
Suspension notices have gone out for 1,762 students across Grey Bruce. Issued by public health, the notices require parents to provide proof of immunization for their child. If proof of immunization or a valid philosophical or medical exemption is not provided, students may be suspended for a period of 20 school days.