September 28, 2020

Explore the Life and Work of Huron County Artist J.W. McLaren at the Huron County Museum’s Latest Exhibit

The Huron County Museum, together with the Huron County Historical Society, is pleased to announce the opening of the much-anticipated exhibit, Reflections: The Life and Work of J.W. (Jack) McLaren, on October 8, 2020. The public is invited to pre-arrange a visit to catch the exhibit at their convenience.

September 17, 2020

Addressing Homelessness in Huron County

The County of Huron continues to work diligently in addressing the challenges associated with homelessness, poverty and housing instability in Huron County. To properly address the complexities of homelessness, both immediate action and long-term solutions are required.

September 9, 2020

Huron County students and teachers are heading back to school

The County of Huron is committed to supporting the back to school plans, established by the Avon Maitland District School Board and the Huron Perth Catholic School Board in consultation with Huron Perth Public Health, to ensure both the community and its learning environments remain as safe as possible.

Economic Development Board Meeting Cancelled

The Economic Development Board meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 9, 2020 has been cancelled.

August 17, 2020

Huron County urged to remain steadfast and continue following public health direction

As the provincial Phase 3 re-opening and summer season is well underway, and life begins to look more familiar, it can become easy to slip into old habits. However, the County of Huron reminds its residents that the COVID-19 virus remains circulating in Ontario and following public health measures continues to be as important as ever.

August 14, 2020

Curbside service now available at all Huron County Library branches

Huron County Library is pleased to announce that as of August 15, 2020 curbside service is available at all 12 branches located throughout the County, including Alice Munro in Wingham, Bayfield, Blyth, Brussels, Clinton, Exeter, Goderich, Hensall, Howick, Kirkton, Seaforth, and Zurich. Hours vary from branch to branch and are regularly being adjusted to meet the public’s needs. Visit for complete curbside service details.

August 12, 2020

Huron County Clean Water Project is now accepting funding applications

The Huron County Clean Water Project is a fund that supports water quality projects in Huron County.  In 2020, the County of Huron allocated $400,000 in funds to be distributed through the Maitland Valley Conservation Authority (MVCA) and the Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority (ABCA) who deliver the program on behalf of the County. To apply for funding, or to obtain further information, call Maitland Valley Conservation Authority at 519.335.3557 or Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority at 519.235.2610 or 1.888.286.2610.

August 10, 2020

County of Huron Launches Huron Recovery Grant Program for Businesses

Led by Huron County Economic Development with $15,000 in funds provided through a partnership with Community Futures Huron, the Huron Recovery Grant Program will award grants of up to $2,500 to eligible applicants in Huron County as they pivot to maintain operations and to help offset costs associated with this transition.

August 7, 2020

Welcoming Business Entryway Signage available from County of Huron Economic Development Department

In consultation with local municipalities and community partners, the County of Huron Economic Development department has produced a business signage package for consistent entryway signage to businesses and establishments that do not have consistent signage programs in their communities already.

August 5, 2020

County of Huron Council to consider amending the Procedural By-law on August 12, 2020

Notice of the County of Huron Council’s Intention to Consider Passing a By-law to Amend the Procedural By-Law of the County of Huron on August 12, 2020.