Filming in Vittoria

Please be advised that filming for the sixth season of the CBC factual comedy series, Still Standing, will be taking place in Vittoria, Ontario between October 12th and October 16th, 2019

Filming will be taking place in various locations throughout the town, primarily between the hours of 8 a.m. and 7 p.m.  Filming will consist of various interview segments and community events around town, and will culminate with a live comedy show on October 26th. 

Upcoming Appointments to Norfolk County Boards and Committees

Norfolk County residents are invited to submit an Application to serve as a volunteer on various Boards and Committees.

Norfolk County is specifically recruiting for the following Boards and Committees:

  • Accessibility Advisory Committee
  • Alligator Tug Committee
  • Environmental Advisory Committee
  • Emergency Management Program Committee
  • Port Dover Harbour Marina Advisory Committee
  • Telecommunications Advisory Committee
  • Tourism &

Community Meeting

The Norfolk County Planning Department is hosting a community meeting regarding a proposed Official Plan and Zoning By-Law amendment (file number OPNPL2019256/ZNPL2019257), located at 323 St. George Street in Port Dover. Staff are interested in receiving community input on this proposal and answering any questions.

The application proposes to establish a four bedroom rooming house with a detached retail store/potential future residential rental unit. Periodic pop-up events and relief from the minimum required parking provisions are also proposed.

WaterMain Flushing Program Fall 2019

Notice to Residents of Norfolk County

Port Dover – September 16 – October 25

Delhi and Courtland – September 16 – 20

Simcoe – October 15 – November 22

Port Rowan – September 23 – 27

Waterford – September 23 – October 4

Commencing on approximately 8:00 a.m., Norfolk County will be cleaning the watermains in the above mentioned Water Distribution Systems.

2019 Monthly Proclamations


Last Sunday of September (September 29, 2019)- TRAIL DAY
Local trail enthusiasts celebrate this day in Norfolk with a walk along the Lynn Valley Trail.

Fourth week of September – LEGION WEEK IN NORFOLK COUNTY
It is a time for Legion members to reflect on what they have done in the past and plan for the future. During Legion Week members educate their communities on Legion activities in their local area.

Community meeting regarding redevelopment of 24 Lynn Street, Port Dover

The Norfolk County Planning Department is seeking feedback regarding the proposed redevelopment of 24 Lynn Street in Port Dover. A community meeting will be held on July 30 at 6 p.m. at the Port Dover Legion (212 Market Street East). A short presentation will be followed by an opportunity to provide input.

If you require more information, please contact Alisha Cull at 519-426-5870 x 1893 or email

Simcoe BIA Election Results (Vote Counts Added)


Simcoe ON – June 24, 2019 – The election for the Simcoe BIA Board of Management has concluded. Votes were taken by general balloting at 50 Colborne Street South, Council Services office, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. daily starting at 8:30 a.m. on June 17th through noon on Monday, June 24th.


Results will be voted upon by Norfolk County Council on June 25, 2019. There are eight vacant positions to be filled.



Simcoe ON – June 21, 2019 – Polls close at noon on Monday June 24, 2019. If you are the land owner of a rateable commercial property in the Simcoe BIA district or a tenant of a business thereof you have the right to cast one ballot.

Votes are being taken at 50 Colborne Street South, Council Services office, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Friday June 21st and again from 8:30 a.m.

Notice of Election – Simcoe BIA – Voting and Candidate Information

Simcoe BIA Voting and Candidate Information Package


Simcoe BIA Election – June 17 to June 24


Simcoe ON – June 14, 2019 – The election for the Simcoe Business Improvement Area (BIA) Board of Directors will commence next week. Following the nomination period of June 2 to June 7, nominations are now closed for Board positions on the Simcoe BIA. The Norfolk County Council Services Department received and confirmed 15 nominations as candidates for the 8 Board positions.

Notice of Election – Simcoe BIA

Nominations are open for Board positions on the Simcoe BIA. Norfolk County encourages all eligible business owners in the BIA district to submit name(s) of those they would like to represent them. Election notices will be delivered to BIA Businesses the week of June 2 to June 7.

Nominations are currently open and will close at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, June 10th. Voting will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, June 17th and continue until noon on Monday, June 24th.

Notice of Public Meeting – Proposed New Development Charges By-Law for Norfolk County

TAKE NOTICE THAT Pursuant to the Development Charges Act, S.O. 1997, Chapter 27, a Public Meeting will be held by the Council of the Corporation of Norfolk County to provide information and receive comments from the Public on a Proposed New Development Charges By-Law for Norfolk County on Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Norfolk County Administration Building, 50 Colborne Street, South, Simcoe, Ontario.