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Water Break on Pugwash Road - July 30, 2021

A NEW Water break for tomorrow (July 30, 2021) beginning roughly around 8 am.

 

The water break is on the Pugwash Road and needs to be repaired.

 

Public Works plans to shut off water service in that area beginning around 8 am.

 

This is expected to affect those homes and businesses on Pugwash Road, Dufferin Street, Horton Street, Handle Street and streets surrounding that area.

 

We apologize for the inconvenience and plan to have this repaired as quick as possible.

 

Water is now back on! - July 29

UPDATE on Water Main project on Water Street: July 29, 2021 - 12:50 pm.

Water should be back on now! If it is not, please call the Town Office at 902-447-2170.

Thank you for your understanding with all of this.

The Public Works team is working very hard to get this project finished quickly.

Special Council Meeting - August 3 at 6 pm

Notice to the Public

A Special Town Council meeting has been scheduled for Tuesday, August 3 at 6 pm.

This meeting will be streamed live to FaceBook on our Town of Oxford NS: Official Site.

A copy of the Council Package can be found on this link.  pdf 2021 08 03 Special Council Agenda Package (1.88 MB)

Smoke Free Outdoor Spaces

Just a reminder to the public to respect the health, well-being, safety and protection of people and activities in all public places.

November 18, 2013 the Town of Oxford passed the Smoke Free Outdoor Spaces Bylaw.

To review the By-law, click on this document pdf Smoke Free Bylaw (146 KB)

 

Water Interruptions for Oxford - July 28

Notice Oxford Residents:UPDATE: 12:00 pm July 27.

There has been more unforeseen set backs and Public Works will need to continue working on the Water Main project again tomorrow on Water Street.

Wednesday, July 28 - WATER INTERRUPTIONS - is expected to start around 8 am and back on around 4 pm, if all goes well.

The streets that may be affected for water interruptions are: Pugwash Road, Birchwood Road, Foundry Street, Thompson Road, Stanley Street, Pleasant Street and all surrounding streets to those.

There will be a detour set up on Water Street and the traffic will be directed to Pleasant Street around to Thompson Road.

We apologize for the inconvenience and Public Works are working really hard to get the water service back on as soon as it is possible.

Water Interruptions - July 26 and 27

Notice Oxford Residents:
10 am - July 26, 2021

Public Works continues to repair the water line on Water Street across from Pleasant Street.
Due to unforeseen events and weather this project has taken longer than anticipated.
We are sorry for the inconvenience and are working very hard to get this fixed.

WATER INTERRUPTIONS for Monday, July 26 is expected to start around 11 am and back on around 4 pm, if all goes well.

WATER INTERRUPTIONS for Tuesday, July 27 is expected to start around 8 am and back on around 4 pm, if all goes well.

The streets that may be affected for water interruptions are: Pugwash Road, Birchwood Road, Foundry Street, Thompson Road, Stanley Street, Pleasant Street and all surrounding streets to those.

There will be a detour set up on Water Street and the traffic will be directed to Pleasant Street around to Thompson Road.