Mayor Jones congratulates the Middlemarch WI on their 100th Anniversary! What an accomplishment for a group of Southwold housewives.

Picture left to right Mayor Grant Jones, Luella Monteith, Anne Brown, Donna Lord, Donna Lyle, Eleanor Lyle

The County of Elgin is now accepting applications for the 2018 IPM Scholarship.

Details on Scholarship

Deadline for applications: June 1st

SWIFT is collecting information on how local residents, farms and businesses currently use the Internet.  You can help provide this information by completing the survey. 

Survey details

World Water Day is celebrated annually on March 22.

The Ontario Clean Water Agency would like to recognize staff from the Lake Huron Primary Water System (LHPWSS), the Elgin Primary Water Supply System (EAPWSS) and the Elgin Middlesex Pumping Station (EMPS) for their dedicated service.

More details on Raising a Class...

If you think that you may be interested in running for Municipal Council, why not check out the information sessions.

Media Release on Candidate Information Sessions

The flyer can be found under Council -2018 Municipal Election Tab

The Township of Southwold is excited to welcome ALL THAT GLITTERS ESTHETICS to Shedden.
Why not stop in during the GRAND OPENING on March 17th from 1 pm to 4 pm and enter their draw for a big spa basket and enjoy some desserts and refreshments?!!
35846 Talbot Line in the Medical Centre in Shedden.

Council and Staff would like to congratulate the following firefighters on receiving their training certificates:

Russ Morningstar, NFPA 1031 I Fire Prevention Officer Level 1, NFPA 1002 Pump Operations, NFPA 1001 II, NFPA Haz Mat Mission Specific, Chris Surmacz, NFPA 472 Haz Mat Awareness, NFPA 1001 II, Chris Kampers, NFPA 472 Haz Mat...

Native tree seedlings are available for Southwold landowners at an affordable rate to help “green” the township.   

A minimum order of 20 trees is required and landowners must order species in quantities of 10.  Species available include: White spruce, Norway spruce, White cedar, Sugar maple, Sycamore, Red oak, Tulip tree, White birch, Eastern redbud and Red Osier dogwood.


Saturday February 24 12 noon - 4:00  p.m.

Monday March 5  5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Monday March 19 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.


The 2018 dog tags are now available at the Township office.

Details on dog tag notice