The CIB Committee is once again holding a "No Contact" Plant Sale. 

Orders will be taken starting on May 17th. 

Prices and contact info to place an order will be available soon.  

Plants Available for Sale Flyer 

 **We are recruiting 3 Tourism Assistants to staff our Port Stanley and Port Burwell tourism kiosks this summer!!

 This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Economic Development & Tourism department for a summer season. The successful candidates must be between 15-30 years of age and does NOT need to be a returning student.

PLEASE SHARE! Deadline is May 10th....

Notice to Residents / Property owners in the Meeks Bridge Area - Sparta Line and Union Road

The County of Elgin is undertaking a detailed design and contract administration for the replacement of the Meeks Bridge on Sparta Line (County Road 27), within the Township of Southwold.

There will be a detour route in place from approximately April 26th, 2021 to August 31st, 2021....

Residents of the Township of Southwold can purchase a compost bin at a cost of $25.00. To reserve your bin please call 519-769-2010 or email

Only 1 bin per residents.  A  mid -May pick-up date is to be determined. 

Compost Bin Details  ...


Please be advise John Wise Line will be open again for through traffic today, Friday May 7th 2021 at 5pm. Please note we will have reduced lanes and will be flagging traffic next week to complete the project.

We thank you all for your cooperation during this construction.

If you need a copy of the COVID-19 vaccine screening and consent form, they are availlable at the Township Office.  

Our office hours are Monday to Friday 8:30am -4:30 pm excluding holidays?  

You will need to call the office once you arrive to let us know that you are here to pick-up a form.