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Public Notice: Municipal Boundary Restructuring

7/24/2019 3:42:57 PM

Notice is hereby given that the Township of South-West Oxford and the City of Woodstock will be considering a proposal to adjust their mutual boundary within the County of Oxford.  The City of Woodstock proposes to expand its boundary to encompass lands in all or part of Lot Gore Concession BF (Broken Front), located north of Karn Road, immediately to the west of the City of Woodstock for additional residential land purposes.

The area of land that is proposed to be annexed from the Township to the City effective January 1, 2020 is outlined on the map shown below.

Image of Proposed Boundary Adjustment

A Public Information and Consultation Meeting will be held on:

Date:           Thursday, August 22, 2019

Time:           6:30 pm – 8:30 pm (a formal presentation of the proposal will be given at 6:30 pm)

Place:          Colombo Club of Oxford, 434719 West Hill Line, Beachville

View the meeting agenda

Any person or organization wishing further information on the above may attend the Public Meeting or contact one of the offices listed below.

Any person or organization wishing to comment on these matters is invited to provide their views in writing to one of the offices listed below no later than Friday August 30th, 2019.  The Municipal Councils will deal with the matter at their respective regular or special meetings of Council in September, 2019.

Dated this 24th day of July, 2019.

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Julie Forth                                           Amy Humphries                                Gord Hough

Clerk                                                   City Clerk                                          Director Community Planning

Township of South-West Oxford         City of Woodstock                             County of Oxford

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Township of South-West Oxford

Located in South Western Ontario, in the South West section of Oxford County and serves as a regional centre for industry, commerce and recreation.

The Township oversees 87,588 acres with a population of 7,544 and we have Canada’s busiest highway in our front yard! With a rich agricultural heritage, please stop by and enjoy our diverse Township. 

The Township’s mission is be "a leader in the development and delivery of municipal services for the growth and well being of our community"

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Phone: 519-877-2702 / 519-485-0477
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