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Boil water advisory for Mount Elgin has ended

Posted on Friday, February 11, 2022 10:37 AM

The boil water advisory issued for the Mount Elgin municipal water system in the Township of South-West Oxford on February 9 due to a watermain break has now ended. Laboratory tests received this afternoon confirm the tap water in this area is safe for normal use.

Residents who received the Southwestern Public Health boil water advisory to their homes will receive an update confirming the boil water advisory has now ended. 

Oxford County appreciates the patience and cooperation of...

Council this Week: Special meeting of County Council on Feb 11, 2022

Posted on Thursday, February 10, 2022 03:07 PM

A special meeting of Oxford County Council is called to discuss the security of the property of the County of Oxford and the protection of public safety.

This meeting will be held in accordance with section 239 (2) of the Municipal Act, 2001 as amended and section 3.4.5 of the County of Oxford Procedure By-law.

Download the agenda

A special meeting has been called to discuss the security of County property and the protection of public safety

Boil water advisory issued for Mount Elgin

Posted on Wednesday, February 09, 2022 06:24 AM

A Boil Water Advisory has been issued for the Mount Elgin municipal water system in the Township of South-West Oxford.

Residents under the Boil Water Advisory are asked to boil their tap water or use bottled water for drinking, making infant formula and juices, cooking, making ice, washing fruits and vegetables, or brushing teeth until further notice. Bring water to a rolling boil for one minute and allow it to cool. It may then be stored in clean containers.

This advisory is due to damage from...

Response to charges against Oxford County Councillor Trevor Birtch

Posted on Monday, February 07, 2022 07:18 AM

This is now a matter before the courts and we await the outcome along with the rest of the community. For now, our thoughts are with everyone impacted by this news.

Issued by:

Warden Larry Martin
Oxford County

Council this Week: Highlights from the Feb 9 County Council agenda

Posted on Friday, February 04, 2022 10:12 AM

County Council meetings are being held virtually under Ontario'sreturn to Modified Step Two and broadcast live Agenda packages and past recordings of Council meetings can be downloaded at

Annual update on 10-Year Shelter Plan

The County’s annual update on the 10-Year Shelter Plan comes forward at the February 9 Council meeting. The plan, a requirement for municipalities under the Housing Services Act, reports that in 2021:

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