Nominations are now open, are you or someone you know is interested in becoming a Councillor for the Town of Oxford?
Call 902-447-3110 (Stan McDougall Returning Officer) - to set up an appointment.
Maybe you are interested in shaping the local environment, supporting the local community, represent people's views, raise concerns about particular issues - this is a good time to make a change.
The Town Hall boiler is broke, we have a new one ordered and are hopeful they will be installing this next week.
Due to there being no heat, the Town Hall will be closed at noon today (December 2) and plans to re-open on Monday. The old boiler is beyond repair at this point. We apologize for the inconvenience and accessing this each day till we get the new boiler installed.
Nova Scotians are invited to celebrate their communities and the people who lead them during Municipal Awareness Week from Nov. 16 to Nov. 22, 2022.
Municipal Awareness Week promotes the importance of municipal government in people's daily lives. It celebrates the dedicated mayors, wardens, councillors and public servants who are essential to the effective governance of municipalities. It also encourages public participation in council meetings, hearings, committees and elections.
In recognition of Municipal Awareness Week (November 21-27, 2022), please watch a video message from the Honourable John Lohr, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing.
On Tuesday morning, the Oxford Public Works team will be repairing a fire hydrant on Foundry Street.
Residents are asked to please use caution in the area.
It it not anticipated that water will be affected.
Thank you for your patience.
The Transfer Station will be open on Saturday November 12, 2022, from 8:30 to 4:30pm and Town Hall will be open Monday November 14, 2022, 9am to 4pm .
Council and Staff would like to thank those who served our Country and thank those that continue to serve.
~ They gave their tomorrows so we could have our today... Lest we forget ~ author unknown
Town of Oxford Public Works will be closing off Waverly St. today starting around 2pm from the Firehall corner to Water St. to facilitate the cleaning out of the area to be patched with pavement. It will be opened when pavement patching has been completed.
Pavement patching will begin tomorrow, November 10, 2022 starting around 8:30am and will start on Waverly Street then will move to Main Street and end up on Ellis Street.
We ask for residents to be cautious around these pavement patching areas and be mindful of the workers and equipment. Public works and the Town of Oxford thank you all for your patience in advance.
The Oxford transfer station will be closed on Friday November 11, 2022 for Remembrance Day with normal operating hours for Thursday November 10 and Saturday November 12. Please plan accordingly.
If you haven't been able to get into the office to get your transfer station card and need one, you can email email@example.com with your name (also list anyone else that may use your card living in the household), civic address, PO. box and phone number and we will gladly make one up and mail it to you.
Town of Oxford Public Works will be repairing a water break on Little River Road between the address 6655 and 6685 on Monday November 7, 2022, starting at 8:30am.
Public Works does not have an ETA for the repair but asks the public travelling through the area to travel slowly and be mindful of machinery and workers and thanks everyone for their patience and understanding.