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Mayor Hackson extends short-term medical leave

Posted on Thursday, January 25, 2024 04:29 PM

Mayor Hackson has advised that she is extending her short-term medical leave through the month of February. This leave follows the three-month medical leave that commenced on November 2, 2023.

Councillor Brian Johns will continue to serve as the Acting Mayor and as Council’s representative at Regional Council at this time.

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January 19, 2024 Town Page

Posted on Friday, January 19, 2024 10:00 AM

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Customer Service is here to help! Contact the team by calling 905-478-4282 or online through:

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January 16 Committee of the Whole highlights:
The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation
– The Municipal Property Assessment Corporation (MPAC), shared an overview about how property assessments work. Homeowners are encouraged to visit to learn more about your property assessment and to compare your...

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Town Facilities Temporary Warming Centres

Posted on Wednesday, January 17, 2024 11:04 AM

If you are in need of a warm place to visit, the following Town facilities can be used as temporary warming centres during regular business hours:

  • Civic Centre (19000 Leslie Street)
  • East Gwillimbury Sports Complex (1914B Mount Albert Road)
  • Ross Family Complex and Mount Albert Library branch (19300 Centre Street)
  • Holland Landing Community Centre and Holland Landing  Library branch (19513 Yonge Street)
Find more details at For assistance outside of these hours...

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Become the EG Fire Chief for a Day!

Posted on Monday, January 15, 2024 09:59 AM

Would you like to recognize someone for doing a random act of kindness?

Nominate a student from grades 7 and 8 who has completed a random act of kindness (without being prompted), for their chance to become the East Gwillimbury Emergency and Community Safety Services Fire Chief for the day!

Activities for the day include:

  • Opportunity to ride in the fire truck
  • Certificate presented during a Council meeting
  • Student sworn in as Fire Chief for the day by Council
  • Lunch provided by Emergency and Community...

Service Changes

YRT On-Request Service Changes

Posted on Friday, January 12, 2024 10:16 AM

YRT On-Request

Starting January 15, On-Request Holland Landing will service East Gwillimbury GO Station on weekdays from 5:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. Customers will be able to book their trip on the new YRT On-Request App, available for free on the App Store and Google Play, or by calling 1-844-667-5327.

Visit YRT's Service Changes page for more information. Book, track and manage your trips to the Holland Landing Community Centre, Green Lane and Yonge St. (stop #1976)...