Resident Notice & Advisory

Resignation of Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk Manny Baron

Posted: November 14, 2017

Resignation of Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk Manny BaronThe elected-Council of the Town of Petrolia announces the resignation of Manny Baron from the position of Chief Administrative Officer/Clerk effective immediately, November 14, 2017. Mr. Baron has held the position of Chief Administrative Officer since July 2012.“The Council is grateful to Mr. Baron for his assistance in enabling…

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Councillor Gleeson Nominated for Samara’s “Everyday Political Citizen”

Posted: November 14, 2017

Everyday Political Citizen EPC NOMINEE: MARY-PAT GLEESON  Mary-Pat Gleeson of Petrolia, ON, was nominated by Rosanne Orcutt Having left her small Petrolia Ontario town with both trepidation and determination to seek a career in Canada’s film industry, Mary-Pat successfully spent a number of years with Alliance and Columbia Films in post-production, production and distribution, eventually forming her…

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Nov. 21 – Public Open House CEEH Health Care Village

Posted: November 6, 2017

PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE REGARDING HEALTH CARE VILLAGE The public is invited to attend an Open House regarding the Health Care Village and CEEH Master Plan project on November 21, 2017 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH, Petrolia.   A presentation of information gathered for the project will be made at 7:00 p.m.  The…

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Public Consultation Dates for YMCA

Posted: November 6, 2017

Public Consultation Dates for the YMCAThe YMCA wants to help build a Community of Health in Petrolia.The Town of Petrolia and the YMCA are in discussions about contracting operation of the Oil HHeritage District Community Centre (The Centre) to the YMCA.The YMCA’s Petrolia Discovery Team is looking forward to meeting with as many individuals and…

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Christmas in Petrolia Events Show Canadian Pride

Posted: November 3, 2017

CHRISTMAS IN PETROLIA EVENTS SHOW CANADIAN PRIDE Petrolia – Christmas in the Park returns on December 1, 2017, and the friendly chili cook-off competition is already seeing some participants sign up.  The Petrolia Heritage Committee is looking to defend their title from their big win in 2016.  The Lambton Central Petrolia Optimist Club will have their…

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Petrolia Community Fund Micro Grant Application

Posted: November 1, 2017

Every year, the Petrolia Community Fund offers a series of $500 Micro Grants to the community by application.Please click the link below for the application, and note the Nov. 30, firm deadline.PCF 17 Micro Grant Application 

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The Rotary Club of Petrolia Makes Two Generous Donations to Petrolia

Posted: October 27, 2017

The Rotary Club of Petrolia Makes Two Generous Donations to PetroliaPetrolia – The Oil Heritage District Community Centre has a brand new NuStep machine, thanks to the generosity of The Rotary Club of Petrolia.  The NuStep is for members to use to improve their cardiovascular fitness by using a closed kinetic chain exercise motion.  Exercise…

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Town Discussing Options with YMCA to Operate The Centre

Posted: October 25, 2017

Town Discussing Options with YMCA to Operate The CentrePetrolia, ON – The Town of Petrolia and the YMCA are currently discussing the option of the YMCA assuming operations of The Oil Heritage District Community Centre (The Centre) under a contract that would provide them a fee for service.As part of the town’s focus on both…

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Posted: October 13, 2017

PETROLIA BUDGET PROPOSES 1% INCREASE FOR 2018Petrolia – Senior staff at Petrolia Town Hall presented Town Council with a budget today proposing a modest 1% tax increase on the municipal portion of taxes for property owners.   This proposed increase speaks to the commitment of staff to work as efficiently as possible, and takes into consideration…

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Public Skating Schedule is Here!

Posted: October 10, 2017

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Hillsdale Cemetery Columbarium has opened

Posted: September 6, 2017

Hillsdale Cemetery is the site of the newly completed columbarium garden.  The columbarium garden section was added to Hillsdale Cemetery to create a peaceful and serene place for cremation interment.  The culture surrounding final resting place locations is quickly changing to reflect more people choosing cremation, and cemeteries being seen as not only the final…

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Approved 2017 Property Tax Rates

Posted: June 9, 2017

2017 Approved Tax Rates

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Learn About the Health Care Village Here!

Posted: March 30, 2017

170323 Petrolia Open House Panels FINAL_ Second Meeting170327_Petrolia Bluewater Open House Second MeetingPublic Input Panels First MeetingOpen House Presentation Slides First MeetingWELL ATTENDED HEALTH CARE VILLAGE OPEN HOUSE IN PETROLIAPetrolia – An Open House regarding the Health Care Village and CEEH Master Plan project was held Monday night at Victoria Hall. A presentation of information gathered for the project…

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** Resident Advisory ** Door to Door and Phone sales

Posted: February 1, 2017

February 1, 2017The Town of Petrolia has not issued any transient trader or solicitation licences.It has been brought to our attention that this past week there have been several active companies soliciting door to door and by telephone for water softening and mold remediation.We would like to take this opportunity to ask that if you…

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News Release regarding Heavy Truck Traffic on Petrolia Line

Posted: November 15, 2016


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Ontario Electricity Support Program information

Posted: November 10, 2016

https://ontarioelectricitysupport.ca The Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP).If you are a customer of an electricity utility and in a lower-income home, you may qualify for a reduction on your electricity bill. Click above to learn more about it. The OESP will reduce the cost of your household electricity by applying a monthly credit directly to your…

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Notice of Surplus Lands – 4220 Petrolia Line

Posted: June 14, 2016

Please click the link below for information regarding suplus lands available for sale at 4220 Petrolia Line.Notice of Surplus Lands – June 2016 – Discovery Line

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MyCNN Community Notification Network – Sign Up Here!

Posted: November 28, 2014

Receive alerts about emergencies and other important community notices by signing up for My Community Notification Network (MyCNN). This system enables us to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as tornado warnings, unexpected road closures, missing persons, and evacuations of buildings or neighbourhoods. You will receive time-sensitive messages wherever…

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