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No Open Burning – Oil Springs Fire Area

April 3 2020


The Chief of the Oil Springs and South Enniskillen Fire Department has ordered that no open burning take place within the fire area. Since the start of the provincial emergency order the department has been dispatched to five open burning calls.

To protect the health and safety and the capacity of the department to respond to real emergencies no open burning permissions will be provided by the department until further notice.

Small fires for the use of cooking will be permitted.

Duncan McTavish, Clerk

Social Services in Lambton County

Lambton County Social Services is available to provide the initial point of contact for income support assistance to persons in need to cover the costs of food, shelter, basic needs and referrals to all other Social Services as required.  To find out more information follow the link: Social Services in Lambton County Apr 2 2020

Lambton County Social Services is open by appointment only, by telephone or by email.  For inquiries please call 519-344-2057 or email socialservices@county-lambton.on.ca


Enniskillen Landfill Depot closed for Good Friday April 10/20 and Easter Monday April 13/20

Please be advised that the Enniskillen Landfill Depot will be closed on the following statutory holidays:

Friday, April 10, 2020  (Good Friday)

Monday, April 13, 2020 (Easter Monday)

The depot will be open on Saturday, April 11, 2020 (regular hours are 7:30 am – Noon.




Electronic Council Meeting Notice for April 6 2020 at 7:00 pm

Please read the following Notice of an electronic Council meeting scheduled for Monday, April 6, 2020 at 7:00 pm: Notice of Electronic Council Meeting April 6 2020 7 PM





Oil City Cemetery Decoration Day Service cancelled June 21 2020

Please be advised that the Oil City Cemetery Decoration Day Service will be cancelled on June 21, 2020.

The service may be held at a later date this year.

Judy Krall, Chair

Oil City Cemetery Committee

Enniskillen Township Parks CLOSED until April 13 2020

Please follow this link:  CLOSURE OF PUBLIC PARKS

Gorman Park, Krall Park and Marthaville Park are CLOSED until April 13, 2020


Please follow the link at: INTERIM TAXES DUE MAY 29 2020

If there are questions or issues please phone or email the municipal office.

Duncan McTavish

Declaration of Emergency March 18 2020

Please follow the following regarding a Declaration of Emergency for the Township of Enniskillen:  Emergency Declaration Twp of Enniskillen

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the municipal office.

Thank you.

Duncan McTavish, Clerk

Township of Enniskillen


Notice of Change in Service March 17 2020 Covid-19

Please be advised that the Lambton Medical Officer of Health has recommended that changes be made to service delivery to limit the potential transference of the Covid-19 virus in the community.

Effective 4:30 pm, March 17, 2020 the Enniskillen office will be closed to the public.

Staff will remain available from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm to respond to municipal inquiries by telephone and email.

Payments can continue to made electronically, by mail or left at the drop box at the municipal building.

Public works staff will contine to operate and maintain the municipal roads, water, waste depot and sewage systems.

When contact is necessary with municipal staff – please respect the need for social distancing to protect yourselves and municipal staff.

Future Council meeting dates may be affected by the current events.  Notice of changes in meeting dates will be posted on the municipal web site.

Duncan McTavish



COVID19 Notice Mar 17-20


Lambton Public Health regarding COVID-19

The COVID-19 outbreak level of risk for residents of Lambton County remains low.

Information regarding COVID-19 may change over time.  Updates to the Lambton Health Unit will update new information as it becomes available at: www.lambtonpublichealth.ca

For the most up to date information see the Ontario Ministry of Health website: https://www.ontario.ca/page/2019-novel-coronavirus

Lambton Public Health continues to actively monitor this developing situation, in collaboration with national and provincial health agencies, as well as local stakeholders, including hospitals and community agencies.