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11:50 a.m. November 8, 2018 Boil Order Lifted
Public Notice- Town of Oxford Water Utility
The public is advised that the boil order for the water utility has been removed. The water is now safe for human and domestic animal consumption, for all uses.
The public is asked to share this information with family, friends and neighbours who may not have access to social media or local radio.
document News (16 KB) article
Posted by Ruthie Patriquin, Community Economic Development Officer
Click here for November 2018 Community Calendar
Town of Oxford 14th Annual Christmas Parade
Friday, November 30th This years’ theme is “It’s a Blue Christmas”
* The parade starts at 6:30 pm - for a parade entry form call 447-2798 to get one e-mailed or faxed to you.
Line up starts at 5:30pm – 6:15 pm at the Department of Natural Resources Office and Oxford Frozen Foods *
* Kids, bring your Christmas Letters to Santa, as it is rumored that he may be able to stop by for a visit at Heritage Square on Main Street
* Free Skate and Hot Chocolate will be at the Oxford Arena from 7 pm – 8:30 pm
Click here for 2018 Christmas Parade entry form
Click here for 2018 Christmas Parade guidelines
What an honour. Thanks Ross McKellar and Theresa Simpson.
Beginning November 21, 2018: pdf Effective Small Business Promotion (137 KB)
followed by Business Start-Up Information (January) and Social Media Marketing (February)
Find complete details in the above link.
Lots of News from the Town of Oxford pdf (click here) (506 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
The public is advised of a new “No Left Turn” sign located on James Street at the Main Street intersection. This has been implemented to aid in public safety and help prevent pedestrian and motor vehicle accidents at an already busy intersection. The public is reminded that if you see traffic violations of any kind, please report them directly to the RCMP at 902-447-2525. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated in ensuring out community is safe for everyone.
Oxford Town Council meets the 3rd Monday of the month. If that date is a holiday, the current practice is to hold the meeting on the Tuesday. This Notice dated April 30/18
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.