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Awards of Excellence

The Town of East Gwillimbury is committed to service, excellence, and ensuring that we continue to build a strong groundwork for our future. The Town has received awards for innovation, healthy workplace environment and more. Below is a list of awards the Town has won for its accomplishments.


2018 

Top Employee Recommended Workplace

Employee Recommended Workplace Winner Badge

Date: March 2018

East Gwillimbury is one of only two municipalities and one of only eleven organizations across the country to receive the Top Employee Recommended Workplace in the Mid-Size Government Category presented by the Globe and Mail and Morneau Shepell. 

The Employee Recommended Workplace Awards are determined solely by the organizations employees. Employees of each participating organization filled out an online survey where they were asked to rate themselves on the four key pillars of total health: physical, mental, work and social. The awards were given to organizations that have the highest overall employee scores in their category.

Development Dashboard Awards

  • CAMA – Professional Development – Received 2018 CAMA Professional Development Award, in the 20,001 to 100,000 population category
  • URISA (National) - URISA's BeSpatial Best GIS Challenge Awards
  • URISA (International) - Exemplary Systems in Government (ESIG) Review Committee - Distinguished System

 

AMCTO E.A Danby Certificate of Merit - N6 Joint Fire Master Planning

Date: June 2018

Ontario Society of Professional Engineers Awards Application for Project of the Year -2nd Concession

Date: June 2018

Parks & Recreation Ontario Award of Excellence Park and Facility Design 2018 – Civic Centre Accessibility & Green Courtyard

Date: April 2018

Region of York Excellence in Streetscape Partnership Program, Award of Innovation 2018, Leslie Street and Mount Albert Sideroad – Municipal Streetscape Partnership Program

Date: February 2018

Region of York Excellence in Streetscape Partnership Program, Award of Innovation 2018, Nokiidda Trail Connection and the Mount Albert Sideroad Trailhead – Pedestrian and Cycling Municipal Partnership Program

Date: February 2018


2017

Parks & Recreation Ontario Award of Excellence for Recreation Access and Equity 2017 – Fair Access “Drop Zone” Program

Date: March 2017