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May 31, 2021

The County of Huron lowers flags to honour the 215 children found buried at the former residential school in Kamloops, BC.

The County of Huron has lowered its flags to half-mast to honour the 215 children whose lives were taken at the former Kamloops residential school and all Indigenous children who never made it home, the survivors, and their families. The flags will remain at half-mast for 9 days – 215 hours – to represent each life.

May 27, 2021

Have Your Say! County of Huron introduces a new virtual community engagement platform.

The Huron County Connects is a dynamic and interactive virtual engagement platform, that provides participants with the information they need to engage with County staff in real time and in a meaningful way. Projects listed on Huron County Connects are County of Huron initiatives identified for public engagement, and led by County staff.

May 20, 2021

County of Huron looks forward to a safe Long Weekend

The County of Huron encourages Huron County residents to continue following all public health guidelines and avoiding non-essential travel, under the provincial Stay-at-Home order. Thank you to all Huron County residents for their diligence and resilience over this last year.

May 6, 2021

County of Huron extends gratitude to staff and volunteers operating and supporting the Huron County Mass Vaccination Clinic

The County of Huron extends heartfelt gratitude to the staff, partners, and many volunteers working to ensure the local mass vaccination clinic is a success. The clinic is operated in partnership with the Town of Goderich, the County of Huron, Primary Healthcare partners, and Huron Perth Public Health, and is supported by many dedicated volunteers. 

March 31, 2021

Huron County residents urged to continue following public health directions for a safe and enjoyable Easter weekend

Sunshine, warmer temperatures, and fresh spring blossoms are lifting spirits across the County as Huron heads into the long weekend. There is much to be joyful about, but as residents prepare for holiday celebrations they are reminded that the risks of COVID-19 remain steady. Residents should continue to follow all public health recommendations this Easter weekend.

December 16, 2020

Please Be Creative and Kind this Holiday Season

Huron County residents are reminded to continue to take actions to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to be an advocate for Public Health adherence in their own homes and communities. For more tips on how to enjoy a safe holiday this season, please visit Huron Perth Public Health online for Staying safe from COVID-19 or’s Celebrate safely during COVID-19.

December 10, 2020

Support Out of the Cold: Heart to Home This Holiday Season

The County of Huron would like to express heartfelt gratitude to the many partners and contributors who are working together behind the scenes to prevent and address homelessness in Huron County. Consider donating to the Out of the Cold: Heart to Home emergency shelter or to one of many Huron County partner agencies this holiday season.

December 2, 2020

Glen McNeil elected as Huron County Warden 2021-2022

Huron County Council elected Glen McNeil, Mayor of the Township of Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh, as Huron’s new Warden at the December 2nd Inaugural Session. 

October 16, 2020

Notice of Council’s Intention to Consider Amending the Procedural By-law of the County of Huron

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the County of Huron intends to consider passing a By-law to amend the Procedural By-law of the County of Huron at the Council Day 1 meeting on November 4, 2020.