Explore this page to learn more what makes an intelligent community. Read about key projects happening throughout our region and stay up to date on the latest news.
Current Programs & Initiatives
Grey County's large landscape is one of our greatest assets, but, if you don't have access to an affordable means of transportation, it can also be a major barrier.
Grey County is building a better service environment to meet the current and future needs of residents and visitors.
On September 6, 2016, Council approved a one-year pilot allowing the use of ATVs on many County Roads. The decision will be reviewed again in a year following a report with details of the pilot.
Grey County is making important changes long-term care. County Council is moving forward with plans to combine the beds at Grey Gables and Rockwood Terrace into a new 166-bed County home in Durham.
Recolour Grey is the name of Grey County’s five-year review of the County Official Plan. Recolour Grey challenges everyone to think 20 years into their future and envision the County the way they want to see it.
Past Programs & Initiatives
The Alpha Street housing community in Owen Sound is one of Grey County’s largest affordable housing properties. Originally built in the 1969, the homes were showing their age.
We want Grey County to be inclusive and welcoming to people of all ages and abilities. We recently partnered with students from the University of Guelph to look at policies that better support youth and older adults.
Grey County recently completed a Natural Heritage Study we called Green in Grey. The study identified key natural areas and linkages and recommended policies related to these features.