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Rural Area

The Town’s rural area is primarily made up of the Provincial Greenbelt and Oak Ridges Moraine. This rural area includes agricultural uses, rural commercial and industrial areas, aggregate resources, pockets of estate residential areas, active and passive recreation areas, and a significant amount of protected natural environment.

Helpful Links

Provincial legislation protects and/or guides the future of the rural areas within East Gwillimbury.  For more information on the Oak Ridges Moraine Conservation Plan and the Greenbelt Plan visit the following links: