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The Chief Administrative Officer works closely with the Head of Council and reports to Grey County Council, and is responsible for the overall leadership and management of the day-to-day operations of a full service upper-tier municipal organization that includes 10+ departments, a combined budget of approximately $155 million and 900+ employees. In addition, the CAO directly oversees specific functions within the county. 

Provincial Offences
Provincial Offences are non-criminal penalties, like speeding. Local Provincial Offence Courts are located in Owen Sound and Walkerton. Court is held in Owen Sound every Monday and in Walkerton every Tuesday. 


Kim Wingrove
Chief Administrative Officer
Penny Colton
Executive Assistant to the CAO and Warden


Corporation of the County of Grey
595 9th Ave East
Owen Sound Ontario N4K 3E3
Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.