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April 22, 2021
Public Notice - Pesticide Use

For weed and brush control annual spray program


Oxford County will be spraying roadsides in the Townships of Blandford-Blenheim, East Zorra-Tavistock, Norwich, South West Oxford, Tillsonburg and Zorra with Clearview Herbicide with aminopyralid (present as potassium salt) and metsulfuron methyl. Registration No. 29752 under the Pest Control Products Act (Canada) and Gateway adjuvant a non-ionic paraffinic oil blend surfactant, PCP No. 31470, to control weed and brush growth under the health and safety exception that affects Public Works.

Spraying will take place on the following Oxford County Roads: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 33, 34, 36, 37, 40, 45, 46, 47, 51, 55, 59 and 119.

Weed spraying is scheduled to begin on May 13 and is scheduled to end on July 9, 2021.

That commencement date is approximate and is weather permitting. If you need to know how the weed control program is progressing in your area contact:

Oxford County Public Works
519-539-9800 or 1-866-537-7778 (toll-free) | ext. 3106
Shawn G. Vanacker, C. Tech., CRS-S, CMM III
Supervisor of Transportation


COVID-19: Oxford County follows guidance from Southwestern Public Health and the Government of Ontario. See updates on our programs and services at www.oxfordcounty.ca/COVID-19