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.

2019 Monthly Proclamations


1st Monday of August CIVIC HOLIDAY

• Commemorates the first Lieutenant-Governor of Upper Canada who was appointed in 1791.



WaterMain Flushing Program Spring 2019

Notice to Residents of Norfolk County

Port Dover – April 1 to May 10

Courtland – April 1 to April 5

Simcoe – April 8 to May 15

Port Rowan – April 8 to April 12

Waterford – April 15 to April 26

Delhi – April 29 to May 10

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

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.

Sewer Main Flushing Program 2019


Please be advised that Sewer Technologies Inc. has been hired to work on behalf of Norfolk County to flush and inspect our municipal Sanitary sewer mains.

This work is to start February 25, 2019 in the town of Waterford.

The work is scheduled to begin at 7:30 am and be completed by 4:00 pm each weekday.

Sewer Technologies Inc. will be flushing the sewer mains and then follow up with an assessment of the sanitary sewer mains by using a video camera to inspect their condition.

Upcoming Appointments to Norfolk County Boards and Committees

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

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

Recreation Facility Advisory Board (RFAB)

  • RFAB provides leadership and advice to County Council with respect to the development of a multi-use recreation facility.

Notice of Study Completion – Port Dover Wastewater Treatment Plant Outfall Improvements

Norfolk County, through their consultant K. Smart Associates Limited has completed a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA) study to replace the outfall piping for the Port Dover wastewater treatment plant between New Lakeshore Road and the Lake Erie shoreline.  In order to ensure suitable outfall depth for wastewater treatment plant upgrades and provide safer access along the outfall for maintenance purposes, Norfolk County intends to proceed with the design and construction of Alternative No.