by Mike Robinson.
In the latest twist to the Swastika Trail saga, Puslinch councillors are now encouraging the Bayview Cottagers’ Association to consider renaming the private road.
Last month councillors stated their belief that council should not be in the business of naming private roads.
On Sept. 6 a new motion brought forward by councillor John Sepulis noted “concerns have been expressed to council with regard to the name of the privately-owned road Swastika Trail.”
The motion asks the Bayview Cottagers’ Association “to consider the renaming of Swastika Trail to a name of its choosing.”
Should the cottagers’ association move forward, the motion further states, the township “would contribute towards the costs to replace street name signs, up to a maximum of $500.”
Prior to discussion on the resolution, councillors heard from a delegation opposed to the road renaming…