An exerpt from the St. Thomas Times Journal
Grant Jones was acclaimed Warden of Elgin County at a session of Elgin County Council held on December 6, 2016.
Jones was elected to Southwold Council in 2003 and again as Deputy Mayor in 2010. He was elected Mayor of Southwold in 2014. This is Warden Jones' first full term on Elgin County Council. He first served on Council in 2014 in the absence of then Southwold Mayor James McIntyre.
Jones has represented Elgin County on the Elgin Economic Development Advisory Group and the Social/Entertainment Committee.