Businesses located within the Town of Oxford wishing to have a business sign added to the Business Directory Signage at the Upper Main Street entrance (from the TransCanada Highway) should review the guidelines by clicking on the link below.
Please note that currently (May 2019) there is room for additional business signs.
Please contact the Town Hall for information on erecting signage elsewhere within the Town limits.
There's so much going on in our town. Here are some highlights.
Monday’s and Wednesday’s
Starting July 3rd
If you are interested in coaching or looking for more information contact Corey at 447-2798 or by email at email@example.com
Click here for T-ball registration and here for further information regarding T-ball
Oxford Fun Soccer
Tuesday’s and Thursday’s
Anyone needing more information or interested in coaching can contact Corey at 447-2798 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
*Please note that the 3&4 Year Old groups this year will be called * “Parent-Tot Soccer". Each player will be required to have a parent or guardian participate with them*
Click here for Soccer Registration and here for further information regarding Soccer
The Art Exhibit, Sequence 2019, opens May 27 at the Oxford Riverside Gallery. See details below.
We regret the incorrect information posted in the May 2019 Community Calendar.
Here's a great opportunity for a child or youth from our area to see their artwork on a downtown mural!
Thanks to Cumberland Performing Arts for initiating this endeavor.
The Department of Justice is in search of appointing a volunteer within the Town of Oxford to serve on the Oxford Police Advisory Board.
The Oxford Police Advisory Board meets four times a year. Our board is made up of RCMP, two Council members, two community volunteer members, and one appointed from the Department of Justice. The function of the advisory board is to provide advice to council in relation to the enforcement of law, the maintenance of law and order and the prevention of crime in the municipality.
To qualify for this position the candidate must have residency in the Town of Oxford, interest, knowledge, good character, and willing to commit time and effort. The candidate must consent to criminal record and background check.
The Department of Justice is looking for those that are interested in joining the board to apply or recommend someone to their online site: https://novascotia.ca/apps/abc/BoardProfile.aspx
If interested in this volunteer position, please apply by June 30, 2019.
A special Town Council meeting is scheduled for May 6, 2019 at 6 pm in Council Chambers, prior to the regularly scheduled Committee of the Whole meeting. This will be a one item agenda to discuss policing services options. All meetings of Town Council and Committee of the Whole are open to the public to attend and listen to the business of the meetings
Congrats to Volunteers,
Poetry Festival, Pickle Ball, Berry Bolt, Property Taxes, Council Meetings,
Planning for the Wild Blueberry Harvest Festival
Property taxes will now be billed in pdf two installments. (134 KB)
Tips & Contacts for Promoting Your Event - pdf Updated February 20, 2019 (237 KB)
At the Town Council meeting held on September 24, 2018, Council approved a Routine Access Policy. The policy provides clarification to the public, staff and Council as to what documents and information are routinely available upon request, and what other documents require review under Part XX Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy of the Municipal Government Act of Nova Scotia.
Along with approving the policy, Mayor Stewart proclaimed the week of September 24-30, 2018 as Right to Know Week, which supports the principles of openness, transparency and accountability.
Click here for the offical policy.
Communities grow stronger through hundreds of little and big actions that citizens (you and I) take everyday.
Check out this article: document 75 Actions that Build Community (13 KB)
Click here for the 2018 CJSMA Sorting Guide and Information
pdf Notice of By-law Change (260 KB) : Solid Waste
Click on the link above to take you to a list of Cumberland County "helping" organizations OR go to "Community" on the Main Menu above.
Please click on the statement above
to read the Community Economic Development Officer's report based on surveys and
community gatherings conducted during October and November, 2017.
We look forward to hearing how you will be part of What's Happening in Oxford.