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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


Posted: May 22, 2015

Selfie Sticks Flying Off the Shelves Ahead of May 30 #PetroliaSelfie Kick Off!  Picture Yourself in Petrolia  Petrolia – Petrolia ‘selftographers’ are flocking to local businesses, limbering up their trigger fingers and buying selfie sticks in record numbers. This record-breaking flurry of activity is in response to the imminent kick off of #PetroliaSelfie the Town’s,…

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Tile Yard Line – information on reconstruction

Posted: May 11, 2015

Please click the attached link for detailed information: Tile Yard Line – reconstruction information – May 2015 – Enniskillen Township project To complete this project the closure of Tile Yard Road is necessary: Tile Yard Road will be closed starting Tuesday, May 19th between normal work hours 7:00a, – 5:00pm, for approx. 4 weeks (weather…

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Community Fund

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