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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Walker Environmental Group’s Southwestern Ontario Landfill Proposal

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2017 Budget Presentation

Township of Zorra Staff will be holding a budget presentation on January 16, 2017 at 7pm at the Township Office.  Plan to attend and bring along any questions you may have.  Township Council will also be in attendance.

Tender 2017-02

Submissions for Gravel Crushing Tender being accepted until 11am on January 31st.  More info on our Tender Page.

Now Hiring!

Seeking applicants for Lifeguard positions at the Thamesford Pool for summer 2017. Visit our Employment Opportunities page for details.

Art on Display at Township Office

The Township of Zorra is pleased to support local artists.  We are currently displaying some beautiful pottery made by A Pear of Potters in Thamesford.  We are also displaying a gorgeous chalk drawing of the Thamesford Mill by Katie Davies.  Drop by and check out these works of art by local talent!  Do you have artwork to display at our office?  Contact Mary Anne Murphy at Oxford Creative Connections by email.

Kidde Product Recall

Recall of Kidde Nighthawk hard-wired combination smoke and carbon monoxide alarms: model KN-COSM-IBCA and KN-COSM-ICA.  View the recall notice for more information.

Zorra Now

Check your mailbox for the Winter 2016 Edition of the Zorra Now!  Lots of information about what's happening in and around Zorra during the upcoming holiday season - including holiday closures.

Public Notice - Oxford County Transportation Master Plan

Oxford County has initiated an update to the 2009 Transportation Master Plan (TMP) to help guide the County’s transportation programs and investments for the next 20 years and beyond. Comments welcome. Click here for more information.

Ontario Electricity Support Program

The Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP) helps reduce electricity bills for lower-income households.  Visit the OESP website to apply and find out more about the program.

Update on Walker Landfill Proposal

JMCC (Joint Municipal Coordinating Committee) Responds to Province's decision on Walker Southwestern Landfill Proposal.  Visit the JMCC website for full details.

Notice of Passing of an Interim Control By-law

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Zorra has adopted an Interim Control By-law 2015-05, under Zoning By-law 35-99, as amended, on the 13th day of January, 2015, in accordance with the provisions of Section 38 of the Planning Act, 1990., c. P. 13, as amended.

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Zorra has passed By-law 2015-66 on the 15th day of December, 2015, to extend the period of time during which Interim Control By-law 2015-05, is in effect in accordance with the provisions of Section 38(2) of the Planning Act, 1990., c. P. 13, as amended. Click here 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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