The Optimist Club of Fingal - Shedden & District will be hosting their annual Santa Claus parade on Sunday December 2, 2018 starting at 2:00 p.m.

Theme - Christmas in Southwold.

Registrations must be received by November 30th. 

Registration Form

Under the Criminal Code, you can be charged with mischief under $5,000.00  if a signed is defaced, manipulated or damaged.  If someone takes the sign off someone's property,  you can be charged with theft under $5,000.00. 

All candiates are treated equally. 

Please respect the election process and all candidates!   

The St. Thomas Community Recycling Centre is OPEN for use to Southwold Residents! 

Resident, Kennedie Fife, shows her Southwold community pride as she takes a trip to the recycling centre! 

Too much garbage to put at the curb on garbage day? No problem. 
Doing seasonal yard clean up? No problem. 
Disposing of household hazardous waste? No problem. 

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Fingal Ball Park's new accessible washrooms and pathways are now open! The official ribbon cutting took place during Canada Celebrtations at the park. A BIG thank-you to our community partners including $169,830 from the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program, delivered by the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario); the Government of Canada Enabling...

Are you looking to recycle old or broken electronics? The Shedden Keystone Complex parking lot has an electronics drop off bin for your unwanted electronics free to use! 

For more information on what is/is not accepted, please visit the Green E-Recycling website 

Are you on the list to vote for the Municipal Election that will be held on October 22, 2018.

You can find out ahead of time if you are eligable to vote visit or cal 1-866-296-6722

As per a recommendation from the Township of Southwold's Park Committee a draft copy of the Strategic Plan Action Points is now available.  We are asking for your feedback .  Comments can be emailed to

Draft Strategic Plan

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