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The Public Works/Roads Department is responsible for the maintenance and upgrade of approximately 136 km of paved roads and 309 km of unpaved roads in the Township.

This Department is also responsible for the following:

  • Bridges and Culverts
  • Safety Devices
  • Sidewalks
  • Ditching
  • Catch Basins
  • Grading
  • Dust Control
  • Gravel Resurfacing
  • Snowplowing
  • Sanding
  • Snowfence
  • Road Patrols
  • Grass Mowing
  • Tree Removal
  • Debris/Litter
  • Sewer & Water Services

If there is an emergency after hours (i.e. water main breaks, storms, branches over roadway, winter road maintenance) please contact the following:

Cell: (519) 490-5684 (24 hour emergency for all road emergencies)
OCWA: 1-888-522-0117 (24 hour emergency, for all water and sewer related emergencies)

Click here for OPP contact information to check severe Winter Road Conditions

Public Works/Roads Department By-Laws

Transportation Website Links

Upcoming Events

  • Lambton Youth Short Film Competition

    Lambton Film and Food Festival presents Lambton Youth Short Film Competition. Deadline for submissions is May 19, 2017.  

  • Rachel Street and West Street Construction Project Open House

    Open House on Thursday, May 25 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.  

  • Friendship Centre Activities

    Come out and join the fun at the Friendship Centre! Everyone is welcome.       Thurs. Nov.3     Walking                        9:30                           Exercise         10: 00 – 10:45                           (Centennial Hall)                           POT LUCK LUNCH CANCELED                                            Mon. Nov. 7       Walking           9:30 ...

  • Open House on Downtown Revitalization and Community Improvement Program

    All are invited to open house information sessions on: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the old Fire Hall/Museum (515 Ontario Street, Watford)6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Warwick...