Grant Jones, Shirley Longhurst , Brenda Longhurst, Gord Longhurst

Southwold loves our volunteers! Thank you to all of the many volunteers and individuals it takes to make our community better!
Congratulations to Shirley Longhurst and Brenda and Gord Longhurst for receiving Distinguished Citizen Awards our Volunteer Recognition Awards Ceremony held on November 3rd, 2016 at the Keystone Complex!
Shirley Longhurst is pictured below with Mayor Grant...

Volunteer Fire Fighters and Mayor Grant Jones

Southwold loves and appreciates our volunteer firefighters! Thank you for your dedicated service to protect and educate our residents! You are making a difference in our community!
Recipients at November 3rd, 2016 Volunteer Appreciation Award Ceremony include:
5 Year Service Award Recipients - Rene Coenen, Jason Ellul, Brian Fife, Bryan Jensen, Tim Lumani and Steve Simpson;

Clint Stoker, Valerie Cron, Mayor Grant Jones

Council and staff would like to CONGRATULATE Valerie Cron as well as Clint Stoker and Posthumously Mary Stoker recipients of the Mayor's Prestigious Award.  We appreciate your valuable contributons to the Township.

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Clint Stoker, Valerie Cron and Mayor Grant Jones

Copies of the recipe book are available at the Township office, during regular business hours  or by calling Darlene Wadsworth 519-633-4057

Cost -$10.00 - each. Cash or cheque only. Please make cheques payable to the Southwold Community Policing Association. 

These recipe books will make great stocking stuffer for Christmas.


Wednesday November 16, 2016

Driving Safety: On the Roads and On the Farm


Staff and area children celebrating Ontario Public Library Week at the Shedden Library

Thank you to all those that came out on Monday October 3rd to celebrate the groundbreaking for our new library!    

FUNDRAISING EFFORTS ARE CONTINUING. Please join us in making a difference in your community!    DONATE TODAY and become a part of the new Southwold Library. To Donate contact Keith Orchard 519-764-2600 or the Township of Southwold office 519-769-2010.

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Lorne enjoyed a wonderful celebration for his 90th birthday which included a special flight.

Details of Celebration

Presentation of Keys to New Light Rescue Vehicle

Council presents the keys to the new light rescue vehicle to District Chief Barry Smith and District Deputy Chief Trevor Martin.

CIB Committee Receiving Awards

A BIG CONGRATULATIONS  to residents, business and the CIB Committee on the award of 5 Blooms out of 5  for the 2016 Ontario Edition of Communities in Bloom.  A special mention went to the Rosy Rhubarb Festival.  The Township of Southwold also received a Criteria Award for Environmental Action.   A job well done!!!!