Public Notices

Grandstand & Horse Barns Public Information Session

West Elgin Council invites you to a Grandstand  & Horse Barns Public Information Session
May 8, 2019 @ 7:00 p.m.
West Elgin Recreation Centre, Rodney

The status of the Grandstand and the Horse Barns, as well as options considered by Council, will be presented for public information.

Syringes in Public Places

Notice: If you happen upon a used sharp or syringe in a public place.  DO NOT PICK IT UP. Picking up it could lead to dangerous exposure or improper disposal. Please report it by calling our Municipal Office: 519-785-0560 or by emailing:

Spring Large Item Collection

Spring Large Item Collection

Monday May 6th, 2019

Residents of the Villages of West Lorne and Rodney will be given the opportunity to dispose of Large Items that cannot be set out during regular Garbage and Recycling collection days.

Village Residents – Please have any lose items bundled/packaged together and at the curb by 7:00 a.m.

Please follow these rules:

1.               No recyclables or household garbage will be collected on this day

2.               No grass clippings, leaves or garden refuse

3.               No construction materials

4.               No hazardous waste

5.               No liquids

6.               Appliances and/or equipment with refrigerant will not be accepted unless a qualified technician has removed the liquids and tagged the item

7.               No bio-medical waste

8.               No sharps (syringes, lancets)

9.               No crates or pallets

10.              No combustible or explosive materials

11.              No automobile parts

Hydrant Flushing

Notice to Water Customers

Flushing of all fire hydrants has been scheduled in the Municipality

Monday, April 8th to Friday, April 19th, 2019

For hydrant maintenance purposes.

Please note you may experience discoloration in the water.

Please run your water for several minutes until the water clears.


There maybe a slight drop in water pressure.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

For further information call 519-785-0560


Waste Collection Delay - West Lorne

Waste Collection in West Lorne for Thursday, March 28th, will be delayed until the afternoon. Collection should begin around 1:00 p.m. Recycling pick-up is running on time.

Recycling Update

Friday March 15, 2019

​Due to an equipment breakdown all garbage and recycling in West Lorne has been delayed as well.  Waste Connections assures us that all recycling in West Lorne should be picked by end of day on Friday March 15, 2019.  

Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP)

March 5 to April 30 at the West Lorne Library
Appointments can be made on the West Lorne CVITP website or by calling 519-768-1150
Remember to bring all tax slips and forms with you!


2019 Interim Taxes Due

The first installment of the 2019 Interim Tax Bills is due by 4:30 p.m. on Friday, March 29, 2019 at the Municipal Office, 22413 Hoskins Line, Rodney, Ontario, N0L 2C0.