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.
Town of Petrolia
Resident Notice & Advisory
Posted: February 14, 2018
NEWS RELEASEFor Immediate ReleaseTown of Petrolia Donates Land to Habitat for HumanityWednesday, February 14, 2018Sarnia, ON – Representatives from the Town of Petrolia and Habitat for Humanity Sarnia/Lambton gathered today at 4158 James Street in Petrolia to mark the donation of the vacant lot to the local charity.Construction of a home on the lot is…
Posted: February 5, 2018
Petrolia – During a special meeting of Petrolia Town Council held today at 3:00 pm, Council met in closed session to discuss a working arrangement with an identifiable member of personnel regarding employee negotiations.Upon return to open session, Mayor John McCharles was pleased to announce that Mr. Rick Charlebois accepted the position of Chief Administrative…
Posted: January 23, 2018
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDATE: January 22, 2018TITLE: Council Approves YMCA Proposal to Operate The CentrePetrolia, ON – After an extensive community consultation process, including 10 individual stakeholder sessions, the Council of the Town of Petrolia has approved the YMCA’s proposal to assume contracted operation of the Oil Heritage District Community Centre (“The Centre”). The YMCA’s Board…