Responding to COVID-19  
Oxford County continues to follow Southwestern Public Health guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure the protection of residents, employees and visitors to our facilities. Please note a face covering is now required to enter all enclosed public spaces in Oxford County. For updates see
     Aug 9 Update: Woodingford Lodge-Woodstock employee tests positive for COVID-19, ceasing all new admissions and visits to the site. More

County Council meeting for Aug 12  
County Council meets next on Aug 12 at 9:30 a.m. This is an online meeting that can be accessed at This week's agenda includes the 2021-2024 water and wastewater rate study, Council composition review update, face coverings by-law enforcement and more. Download the agenda or read highlights in Council this Week.  

Oxford County looks to modernize Sewer Use By-law
Oxford County is taking steps to modernize the Sewer Use By-law (SUB), which regulates wastewater discharge into the sanitary sewer system and storm sewers on County roads. The original by-law dates back to 1987. Read more.

Comment on the Cycling Master Plan  
Gear up and have your say! The Cycling Master Plan is looking for your feedback on how to improve cycling in Oxford County, including route ideas and design preferences. Learn more about this project and fill out the online survey before August 28 at 

Construction work on the Tavistock Wastewater Treatment Plant 
Information on upgrades and repairs taking place at the Tavistock lagoons is now online. For general information, notices, documents, timeline, FAQs or to ask a question, visit this project on Speak Up, Oxford!

Supplies needed for healthcare workers
If you are a local business that can supply or donate gloves, masks, hand sanitizer or more, Paramedic Services is collecting items to share among local healthcare partners. Contact or 1-800-755-0394 x 3550 for pick up or drop off. Full list of needed supplies is here

Stay up to date on road closures and lane restrictions with the regularly-updated roads map

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Oxford County is taking steps to support our community's response to COVID-19 (coronavirus disease) and measures taken by Southwestern Public Health. We are monitoring our operations daily to ensure we are taking the right actions to protect our residents, employees and visitors. Get updates at

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Located in southwestern Ontario at the crossroads of Highways 401 and 403, Oxford County has a population of approximately 119,000 people across eight area municipalities that are “growing stronger together.” Oxford County is emerging as a leader in sustainable growth through the Future Oxford Community Sustainability Plan and County Council’s commitment to achieving 100% renewable energy, becoming a zero waste community, and working towards zero poverty. The Oxford County Administration Building is located in Woodstock, Ontario.

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