People receiving cake at Canada Day Celebrations

Another Record-Breaking Event for the Optimist Club of Fingal, Shedden & District

Following on the heels of our record-breaking vintage car event at the recent annual Rosy Rhubarb festival we are pleased to announce that our participation in this year’s Southwold Township Canada Day celebration resulted in a record number of canned and dry goods donations to Caring Cupboard as well...

This year’s FINGAL – SHEDDEN OPTIMIST CLUB vintage car show at the annual ROSY RHUBARB festival was an outstanding success and set a new record with over 130 vehicles participating!
Just about every major North American manufacturer and several European companies were represented.
You name it, we had it on display: Sedans, Hardtops, Convertible’s, Sports cars, Pick-up’s, the list...

Construction will be restarting soon on the Longhurst Line Bridge. Please read the construction notice on how it may impact you. 

Thank you for your patience as we finish this project.



NOTICE is hereby given to all persons in possession of any land or a lot in a registered plan of subdivision or on any lot not exceeding ten acres, in accordance with the Weed Control Act, Statutes of Ontario, 1990, Chapter W.5, Section 3, 13, 16, 18 and 23, that unless noxious weeds growing on their lands within the municipalities listed below are destroyed by June 15, 2019...

 Notice to Residents of the Talbotville Gore Road Area - Dust Control Measures. As a part of the construction contract for the trunk sewer project, the following dust control measures will be used; water truck, and calcium flakes.   Calcium flakes would normally be used over a dry long weekend, and the water truck during the week when there's more of a break between rains.  The control...

Residents of the Township of Southwold can purchase trees to "green" up their property.  Please check out the flyer with all the details. 

Flyer details

The new Council was sworn in at the Inaugural Meeting on December 3rd, 2018. 

Seated left to right Deputy Mayor Robert Monteith and Mayor Grant Jones

Standing left to right Councillor Justin Pennings, Councillor Peter North and Councillor Sarah Emons.

Congratulations to David Palmer!! Recipient of the 2018 Mayor's Prestigious Award.


Congratulations to Karen Graff!!  Recipient of the 2018 Distinguished Citizen Award.

On November 25, enjoy an afternoon full of family fun activities at the Longwoods Road Conservation Area and the Ske-Nah-Doht Village and Museum.

Season's Greetings Notice and Information on November 25 Event