Resident Notice & Advisory

Remembrance Day Services & Town Hall Closed Monday, November 12

Posted: October 31, 2018

Please note that Town Hall will be closed on Monday, November 12, 2018 in observation of Remembrance Day.Regular hours resume on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 (8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.).Please note that the bells of many churches and at Victoria Hall will ring 100 times on November 11, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. to mark 100…

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2018 Petrolia Municipal Election Official Results

Posted: October 23, 2018

2018 declaration of elected candidates (official)2018 Official Election results

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2018 Santa Claus Parade

Posted: October 16, 2018

Please see the links below for registration and information regarding this year’s Santa Claus Parade:2018- Parade registration2018 Santa ParadePress Release – Christmas Parade Theme Announced in Petrolia

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Cemetery Fall Clean-up 2018

Posted: October 4, 2018

Please see attached notice for the Hillsdale Cemetery Clean up 2018 Cemetery Clean Up Notice – Fall

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Florence, Egan & Kerby Road Construction Complete

Posted: October 3, 2018

Florence, Egan & Kerby Road Construction CompletePetrolia, ON- The water, sewer and road reconstruction on the final phase of Florence Avenue, Egan Avenue and Kerby Street have been completed, and all that remains is the final topcoat of asphalt in the Spring of 2019. Kerby Street, Florence Avenue, and Egan Avenue are streets that connect to…

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Petrolia Community Well-Being Master Plan Executive Summary

Posted: October 2, 2018

Petrolia Community Well-Being Master Plan Executive Summary is available here:  Petrolia Community Well-Being Master Plan Executive SummaryHealth Hub Report available here: Health Hub Final ReportIf you wish to have a copy of the Health Hub Report, please visit Town Hall or send an email to mpearson@petrolia.ca 

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Petrolia and Oil Springs featured in The Boston Globe

Posted: May 2, 2018

Petrolia and Oil Springs featured in The Boston Globe Petrolia, ON – It was a snowy day in January, when a travel writer sent an e-mail to Town Hall looking for some contact information to plan a visit to the area to tell a story.   In March, Claudia Capos, a Travel Writer from Brighton, Michigan…

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Local Innovation in Partnership Gets Provincial Interest

Posted: April 13, 2018

Local Innovation in Partnership Gets Provincial InterestSpeaking at Ontario healthcare leadership conference SARNIA & PETROLIA – April 14, 2018 – Bluewater Health and the Town of Petrolia have been invited to present key leadership lessons to Ontario’s health system leaders at Health Shared Services Ontario’s annual conference: Achieving Excellence Together.Achieving Excellence Together brings together well over 1,000…

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2017 Accomplishments

Posted: January 8, 2018

Dear residents,As 2017 comes to a close, it seems that now is an appropriate time to make note of some of the exceptional accomplishments that have taken place this year.  Our Town of Petrolia team of staff and Council, has spent countless hours working to better our community in many ways. In no particular order, please…

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Posted: November 29, 2017

Senior staff at Petrolia Town Hall presented Town Council with a budget in October 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 the proposed changes to minimum wage. The small…

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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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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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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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