'High risk' air quality expected in Oxford County
Posted on Thursday, June 08, 2023 11:59 AM
‘High risk’ air quality expected in Elgin County and Oxford County
Ontario's Air Quality Health Index forecasts a high risk to air quality on June 7 and 8 in the region
Smoke from ongoing forest fires in Quebec and northeastern Ontario has impacted the air quality in several regions of Ontario, including in Elgin County and Oxford County. On June 6, Environment Canada issued a special statement for Elgin County to advise of the risk of smoke pollution.
This statement was also issued for Oxford...
Posted on Tuesday, June 06, 2023 08:12 AM
NO OPEN-AIR BURNING IN:The Township of Blandford-BlenheimEFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELYDue to the current and projected dry and hot weather conditions, and for public safety reasons all open-air burning is banned/prohibited until further notice.The open-air burning ban:• Suspends all existing Burn Permits• Prohibits all recreational fires, and• Applies to the issuance of new Burn Permits.The Township of Blandford-Blenheim Fire Department will not approve any controlled burns until further notice.The...
Drumbo & Plattsville Splash Pads are now OPEN
Posted on Friday, May 26, 2023 03:33 PM
The Drumbo and Plattsville Splash Pads are now open!!! Please note there are limited features running at both locations.Enjoy the nice weather and cool water!
DEI Action Coalition seeking new members
Posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2023 01:21 PM
May 9, 2023
DEI Action Coalition seeking new members to advance diversity, equity, and inclusion in Oxford's communities
Do you have knowledge, perspective or personal experiences related to diversity, equity and inclusion? If so, the DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) Action Coalition wants you to help make Oxford County a more inclusive community.
The committee is seeking five to six new members with personal interest and experiences with diversity, equity and inclusion issues; who can...
STATEMENT: Oxford County selected as host of the 2025 Annual Municipal Public Works Trade Show
Posted on Thursday, April 27, 2023 10:34 AM
April 27, 2023
Oxford County selected as host of the 2025 Annual Municipal Public Works Trade Show
June 2025 event will bring over 2,000 municipal attendees from across Ontario to learn the latest in roads technology and services.
“Oxford County has been chosen to host the 2025 Annual Municipal Public Works Trade Show.
“The Oxford County Road Supervisors Association learned its bid was selected by the Association of Ontario Road Supervisors at the Annual General Meeting on April 17. This...