Culvert Rehabilitation - Grey Road 6

Township of Southgate residents please be advised that culvert rehabilitation will be taking place August 21, 2017 until approximately August 24, 2017, on Grey Road 6 between Highway 6 and Grey Road 109. Local and emergency vehicle access will be maintained to the location of the culvert. For more information please contact the Transportation Department at the County of Grey at 519-376-0936 Ext. 1217. 
Thank you. 
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 11:45am

Recolour Grey Workshop

Grey County and the local municipalities are seeking input on Recolour Grey, the Grey County Official Plan update. Join them at the upcoming workshop in the Township of Southgate on August 28, 2017 at 6:30 pm at the Frank McIntyre Building in Dundalk. The workshop will include an overview of Recolour Grey and dive deeper into policy discussions and recommendations.

Follow the link for more workshop information: Recolour Grey Workshops
Monday, August 28, 2017 - 6:30pm

Community Event - Livestock Day

The Grey Bruce Farmers' Week Committee is excited to present a Livestock Day featuring Dr. Temple Grandin.
Dr. Grandin is a Professor of Animal Sciences at Colorado State University. She has been a pioneer in improving the handling and welfare of farm animals. She is a prominent author and speaker on animal behaviour. Grandin was honored as one of "Time" magazine's most influential people in 2010 and has authored more than 400 articles in both scientific journals and livestock periodicals on animal handling, welfare and facility design. Recently, she has received the Meritorious award from the World Organization for Animal Health and was inducted into The Academy of Arts and Sciences. Grandin is also widely celebrated as one of the first individuals on the autism spectrum to publicly share her insights and personal experience with autism. Dr. Grandin will be presenting Importance of Good Stockmanship & Design of Livestock Handling Facilities.
Other Presentations Include:
·      What Is Your Cow Signals Score? - Barn Walk Through, Amelie Mainville Nadon & Darryl Smith, Purina Cargill; and
·      Proudly Canadian; Our Codes of Practice for the Care & Handling of Farm Animals, Dr. Tina Widowski, University of Guelph
The event takes place at the Elmwood Community Centre, 38 Queen Street West, Elmwood, ON, on October 30th, 2017. Doors open at 9:15 am and the speakers start at 10:00 am. Adjournment at 3:15 pm.
The ticket price of $40 includes a Hot Roast Beef Dinner. To purchase tickets go to
Dr. Grandin's books will be available for purchase and signing.
A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to Autism Grey Bruce.
For more Information contact Grey Ag Services at 519-986-3756,, or see

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 8:30am

Grey Road 14 - Culvert Rehabilitation

Township of Southgate residents please be advised that culvert rehabilitation will be taking place August 16, 2017 until approximately August 21, 2017 on Grey Road 14 between Grey Road 4 and Grey Road 9. Local and emergency vehicle access will be maintained to the location of the culvert. For more information please contact the County of Grey. 
Thank you. 

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 10:15am

Recycle Coach App now available!!!

The Township of Southgate is excited to announce our free new waste and recycling application! Download the "Recycle Coach" application for free on the Google Play or App Stores. Access your customized collection calendar, set reminders and easily find important information.



Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 3:30pm

Southgate Road 10 - Daily Closure - Local Traffic Only

The Public Works department would like residents to be aware that on Southgate Road 10 between Southgate Sideroad 41 and Southgate Sideroad 47 staff will be removing stumps from the roadsides from July 19, 2017 for approximately 2 weeks.  Southgate Road 10 will be open to local traffic only,
Thank you
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 2:15pm

Holstein Paved Sidewalk Project

The Public Works Department would like Holstein residents to be aware that on the east side of Grey Road 109 just north of Church Street there will be paved sidewalks installed starting July 4, 2017.
Thank you
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - 9:30am

Employment Opportunity - Casual Crossing Guard

The Township of Southgate requires a Crossing Guard on a call-in basis to fill in for the regular guard when required. Applicants must be available for morning crossing guard duties from approximately 8 am to 9 am and afternoon duties from approximately 3:10 PM to 4 pm.  A complete job description and application forms are available at the Southgate Administration Office or on our web site at
Please submit applications to:
Township of Southgate ATTN:  Jim Ellis
185667 Grey Road #9, RR 1
Dundalk, ON  N0C 1B0         
Fax: (519) 923-9262
Or email to:
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  In accordance with the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act, 2001 and will be used for the purpose of candidate selection only.
The Township of Southgate is an equal opportunity employer.
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 1:45pm
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