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Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority Media Release: Watershed Flood Watch

Posted on Thursday, September 23, 2021 02:15 PM

The Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority advises that the Watershed Conditions Statement – Flood Outlook issued yesterday (September 22, 2021), has been upgraded to a Flood Watch for the entire watershed.

Our watershed has received between 50 and 60 millimeters of rain since yesterday afternoon, and forecasts are calling for an additional 50 to 60 millimeters by tomorrow morning. Rain will fall persistently throughout the evening and into the night.

Many smaller creek systems have already overtopped...

Job Opportunity: Seasonal Heavy Equipment Operator

Posted on Thursday, September 23, 2021 11:00 AM

The Municipality of Brockton invites qualified applicants for the Seasonal Heavy Equipment Operator position. The Seasonal Heavy Equipment Operator performs functions requiring skills and responsibilities in the operation of heavy equipment with mechanical or hydraulic control system along with manual labour for the construction and maintenance of streets, roads and equipment. This seasonal position will commence in late October (2021) and will conclude in April (2022), as needed. Visit our Current...

Press Release: Brockton Recognizes National Day of Truth and Reconciliation

Posted on Wednesday, September 22, 2021 02:15 PM

Brockton, ON, September 22, 2021 – The Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) of Canada published 94 Calls to Action to redress the legacy of residential schools and advance the process of Canadian reconciliation. The recent discoveries of remains and unmarked graves across Canada have led to increased calls for all levels of government to address the recommendations in the TRC’s Calls to Action. All Canadians and all orders of government have a role to play in reconciliation. The Truth and Reconciliation...

Job Opportunities: Parks and Recreation Department Positions Extended

Posted on Monday, September 20, 2021 02:00 PM

The Municipality of Brockton is hiring for positions in our Parks and Recreation Department, including: Part-Time Seasonal Facilities Maintainer, Part-Time Contract Program Leaders, and Part-Time Contract Fitness Instructors! Visit our Current Employment Opportunities page for detailed job descriptions. All positions were extended until 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 22, 2021. Interested individuals should submit their resume and cover letter in confidence to the undersigned...

Pop-Up Vaccination Clinic at Walkerton Fire Hall - September 20, 2021

Posted on Friday, September 17, 2021 04:30 PM

A Pop-Up COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic is being held at the Walkerton Fire Hall (510 Napier Street) on Monday, September 20, 2021 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. This vaccination clinic is available via Walk-in, Bike-in, or Drive-in for all eligible ages (everyone 12+). A Health card not required to attend the clinic. First or second doses of vaccines are available (second dose must be at least 28 days after Moderna or Pfizer or 8 weeks after AstraZeneca). Get your first and second dose as soon as soon...