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Welcome to Petrolia, “The Greatest Town on Earth”.

Over the past 150 years, our community has exhibited the kind of vitality and imagination that has created an exceptional lifestyle for our residents and wonderful experiences for our visitors.We are focused on the health and wellness of our community supported by excellent health care and wellness facilities and services that are available to everyone. Our efforts would not succeed without the many volunteers who cheerfully give countless hours of their time to programs that benefit friends, family and neighbours.Whether you are a visitor, a newcomer to our community or a long term resident, we invite you to enjoy all Petrolia has to offer. Please try out our new website and let us know if you have any suggestions for improvement.

John McCharles
Town of Petrolia

Manny Baron

Dear Residents & Visitors:

As the Chief Administrative Officer for the Town of Petrolia, I would like to welcome you to our re-designed website. I invite you to take a few minutes to explore the available resources our site has to offer from Council agendas, minutes, by-laws, Town departmental services, as well as business, tourism and community events information.


I am honoured to live and work in such a great town with a progressive Mayor and Council, alongside a very dedicated and talented staff.


Our Mission is to sustain the Town of Petrolia’s exceptional quality of life for current and future generations. To accomplish this we will serve the public interest through leadership, innovation and a focus on community priorities and strengths.

Manny Baron
Chief Administrative
Town of Petrolia

Resident Notice & Advisory

Road Closure Notice

Posted: May 5, 2015

Please refer to the following Road Closure:  Location: 1) Greenfield Street between Walnut and School Streets…………CLOSED to through traffic. Effective Date: Thursday, May 7, 2015 Effective Time: 7:00 am Expected Re-Opening: 4:00pm   Location: 1) Wingfield Street between Petrolia Line and Walnut Street…………the northbound lane will remain open, but delays should be expected. Effective Date:…

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Employment Opportunity Summer Staff Position 2015 Petrolia and North Enniskillen Fire Department

Posted: May 4, 2015

Employment Opportunity Summer Staff Position 2015 Petrolia and North Enniskillen Fire Department The Petrolia and North Enniskillen Fire Department (P.N.E.F.D) currently have an opening for 2 seasonal summer staff persons. The summer staff will have various duties within the department. The primary duties will be as Fire Prevention and Education Promoters within the community. Strong…

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Seasonal Parking By-Law

Posted: April 30, 2015

Please be advised that as of midnight tonight, Overnight Parking is permitted on Petrolia streets. 15-2014 ammend parking – municipal code – section 826 – allow overnight parking in summer  

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Community Fund

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Read more about the farmers market


Read more about the OHDCC


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