Township of Zorra
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Zorra Township is a rural municipality located at the north-west corner of Oxford County.  The Township is comprised of several rural clusters and two serviced villages.  The population of Zorra Township is 8,058, with a total land area of 529 square kilometres.

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Township of Zorra

Tender 2014-14

The Township of Zorra will receive sealed proposals until 11:00am on Friday, October 3, 2014 for Snow Plowing Services including Equipment Operators. Visit our Tender page for further information.

Embro Parkette

Thanks to the Embro Business Association who collaborated with the Township of Zorra to create a beautiful new parkette at the corner of Huron and Commissioner Streets in Embro.  Be sure to stop by and check it out!

Notice of Watermain Flushing

Municipal water systems have been scheduled for flushing as follows:
Embro - October 9, 2014 between 8:00am and 5:00pm
Lakeside - October 6, 2014 between 8:00am and 5:00pm
Thamesford - October 14 to 16, 2014 between 8:00am and 5:00pm
View the information page for more details.

Are you on the Voter's List?

Are you recorded as an eligible elector for the upcoming municipal election?  The List of Electors is now available for viewing at the Municipal Office during regular business hours.  To further assist you, you can submit your request online by completing the online request form or contact the Municipal Clerk’s Office at 519-485-2490 to verify that you are on the list.

September Council Meeting Schedule

Please be advised that the September 23, 2014 Council Meeting has been cancelled.  View more details regarding Council Meetings

New Rescue Devices for Zorra Fire Stations

An exciting donation of two grain entrapment rescue devices to the Thamesford and Uniondale Fire Stations.  Thanks to Sterk Seeds Ltd. and DuPoint Pioneer for these lifesaving devides.  Read the full news article here.

Water Conservation Program

Municipal water restrictions are in place from May 1st to September 30th every year.  View the Water Conservation Program notice.

History of Zorra

Zorra Township has been lucky enough to have many dedicated residents working to compile books that capture the rich history of Zorra.  Click here for details on the history books available for purchase.

Save AJ Baker School!

One of Zorra's elementary schools is facing possible closure.  Please do what you can to help. Visit the education section of our website for more information.


Regular office hours for the Township of Zorra are:

Monday to Friday

8:30am to 4:30pm

Office closed on weekends and Statutory Holidays.

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