Posted on Thursday, November 19, 2020 04:50 PM
Reality: Sixteen full-time employees have left the town from March 16 to Nov. 16. They left for a variety of reasons including leaving for a more senior position in their field (3); retirements (3); took lateral positions with other municipalities that pay more (3); for personal reasons (2), and taking a job in the private sector(1). We know that two of the employees were disgruntled about the town’s approach to delivering essential services.
Rumour: At least 19 employees...
Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 04:52 PM
Reality: The members of Wasaga Beach Town Council are your elected representatives.
Rumour: There is rumour that a private citizen is calling himself a community advocate. This individual holds no office and is not affiliated with the town in any way. The community did not choose this person.
Get the facts: For a real community advocate, contact a member of your town council. They are elected by you to work on your behalf. Residents in Wasaga Beach elected their town council in 2018. These...
Posted on Thursday, November 12, 2020 04:36 PM
Listeners to Max FM will hear an ad that contains false information about a potential property tax increase in Wasaga Beach.
The ad, placed by a private citizen, asks if residents are aware they might receive a 27 percent property tax increase.
There is no risk of such an increase. Suggesting such is irresponsible and misleading.
Wasaga Beach residents deserve trustworthy information about municipal finances.
At this point in the 2021 budget process the potential tax rate increase for next year stands...
Posted on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 02:33 PM
Once again, the Beach Booster publication is providing inaccurate information to the residents of Wasaga Beach.
The October 2020 edition of this publication contains several items that are wrong, misleading, and lacking context. As a result, the town is setting the record straight.
The first thing that residents must know is this publication is not a legitimate source for news.
The publication operates under the guise of a newspaper, but it falls short of the standards used in newsrooms across this...