Response to COVID-19

Posted March 31, 2020

All Town outdoor recreational amenities such as sports fields, playgrounds, basketball courts, skate parks, bike parks, picnic areas, park shelters, and community gardens are closed as per the Province’s Emergency Closure Order. For a full list of updates and frequently asked questions please visit our dedicated COVID-19 page

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See how the Town is making the environment a priority and implementing Thinking Green ideas throughout the community. The Town of East Gwillimbury is consistently addressing environmental considerations throughout its operations by undertaking the following:

  • On-going efforts to increase waste diversion from landfill;
  • On-going Water Conservation initiatives in collaboration with the Region of York;
  • Development Standards addressing matters such as energy efficiency, green space and pedestrian accessibility;
  • Development and on-going improvement of the Town's Thinking Green and Sustainable Development strategies;
  • Mosquito Control Program;
  • Local Farmers Market;
  • Annual Town-Wide Litter Clean-Up Event;
  • Annual Waste Electronic and Electrical Equipment Collection Event;
  • Energy Retrofit Program;
  • And Many More.