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Upcoming Council Meeting

The next Committee of the Whole meeting will be at 10 a.m. on February 6. Here are a few topics that are on the Agenda:

  • See a development status update on where development is happening in EG! 
  • An all-way stop is being recommended at Spruce Ave. and Samuel Lount Road.

Get involved!
Review the agenda at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/Agendas
Make a deputation at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/Deputations

Watch current/past meetings online Contact Council

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We’re Hiring!
EG is hiring for various positions, including:

  • Aquatics Coordinator
  • Building Student
  • Director, Communications and Customer Service (18-month contract)
  • Engineering Assistant Co-op Student
  • Planning Student
  • Supervisor of Aquatics and Fitness
  • Supervisor, Water/Wastewater

Join EG's Accessibility Advisory Committee
Want to promote accessibility in EG? We’re looking for EG Accessibility Advisory Committee volunteers to:

  • Advise on the Town’s Multi-Year Accessibility Plan 
  • Review site plans for accessibility 
  • Connect with the York Region Accessibility Advisory Committee 

Join EG’s Youth Advisory Committee  
Adult members are needed to support the committee and:

  • Make connections with the community
  • Work with other Town advisory committees and groups
  • Help shape new events or programs for teens in EG

Learn more or apply at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/Careers

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Draft Tree Protection By-law

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The Town is seeking public feedback on the Draft Tree Protection By-law! The proposed draft by-law will protect the existing tree canopy on private property to ensure the preservation of natural heritage areas throughout the Town. Residents are invited to review the draft by-law and provide feedback at the upcoming Public Open Houses:  

Thursday, February 8, 2024  
5 to 8 p.m.  
Mount Albert Community Centre, 53 Main St
Wednesday, February 28, 2024  
5 to 8 p.m.  
East Gwillimbury Civic Centre, 19000 Leslie St
Learn more at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/Parks

Review EG’s Environmental Strategy
The draft Environmental Strategy is ready for review! Once approved, the Environmental Strategy will guide the municipality’s journey toward building a more diverse, resilient, and sustainable Town for years to come. Visit  www.eastgwillimbury.ca/EnvironmentalStrategy to view the document and email feedback to environment@eastgwillimbury.ca.

Draft Tree Protection By-law

Share your thoughts on Infrastructure Improvements in EG
 There’s still time to share your thoughts on the proposed designs for a new sidewalk and road improvements at:
New Sidewalk 

  • North side of Mount Albert Road from Conn Drive to the East Gwillimbury Sports Complex 

Road Improvements 

  • Rogers Road 
  • Intersection of Queensville Road and Centre Street 

Your feedback will help shape the design phase of the projects. Materials from the Public Information Centre are available for review at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/InfrastructureProjects. To share feedback email the project team at ddodwell@eastgwillimbury.ca by February 6.

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Drop-in Programs
EG has many Drop-in Programs for you to join, such as:

  • Active Start in partnership with Pulsars gymnastics – Fridays until March 8
  • Pickleball programs – Monday to Friday at the Ross Family Complex and the Harvest Hills Activity Centre. Various program times are available. 
  • Active EG Fitness – First come first serve basis until April 19, no registration required. 

Find more Drop-in Programs at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/DropinPrograms

East Gwillimbury Farmers Market
The East Gwillimbury Farmers Market is looking for vendors for the 2024 season! Vendors can enjoy early-bird pricing until February 29. Learn more and sign up to be a vendor at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/FarmersMarket

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Digital Skills for Business
Unlock the potential of your business's online presence and overcome the digital knowledge gap with the free Digital Skills for Business workshop series.
February Schedule:

  • SEO Optimization for Your Website | Feb. 6 from 10 a.m. to Noon | Online
  • Content Creation 101 | Feb. 8 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Online
  • Web Presence 101 | Feb. 20 from 10 a.m. to Noon | Online
  • Unlocking AI for your Business | Feb. 26 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. | Online
  • Social Media for Small Business | Feb. 27 from 10 a.m. to Noon | Online

Whether you're a seasoned business owner or an emerging entrepreneur, this program is designed for business owners in EG and Georgina.
For more information and to sign up, visit www.advantageeg.ca/yspace

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Lunar New Year Celebration
Join EG’s Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Committee on February 4 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the East Gwillimbury Sports Complex for a Lunar New Year celebration! You can celebrate the Year of the Dragon by enjoying cultural delights, family-friendly activities, arts and crafts, interactive games, lively performances, and authentic food. Learn more at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/LunarNewYear

Black History Month
February is Black History Month. Join East Gwillimbury and our partners for a series of events and activities to honour, engage, learn, and celebrate the contributions of Black Canadians. Everyone is invited to participate in the following events taking place in East Gwillimbury:

  • Author Visit: Sheila White on Wednesday, February 7 at 7 p.m. at the EG Civic Centre
  • York Cinemania: When Morning Comes Wednesday, on February 28 at 7 p.m. at SilverCity Newmarket

Learn more www.eastgwillimbury.ca/BHM

3-on-3 Hockey Tournament

Public Information Session for Sharon Heritage Village
Are you interested in learning about the history of the Sharon Village area? Share your thought's at EG's second Public Information Session for the Sharon Heritage Conservation District Study on Thursday, February 15 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Temperance Hall (18994 Leslie Street). The Study involves historic research, photographic documentation of the area and community engagement. The Study will evaluate the merit of designating a Heritage Conservation District and developing a plan. The Study Area focuses on Leslie Street as a key historic core of the community. 

Family Fun Day
Join us for Family Fun Day on February 19 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the East Gwillimbury Sports Complex (1914B Mount Albert Road). Enjoy:
  • Summer Camp registration from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Customer Service desk
  • Face Painting
  • Photobooth by EG Public Library
  • Health and Active Living Fair
  • Fire Pit, Seating and Music
  • Free Cobs Bread Fun Buns (while quantities last)
  • Food For Thought Catering - (Sponsored by Tiny Seedlings)
  • Food Truck ($)
Find more details at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/FamilyFunDay

Coldest Night of the Year

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Winter Solstice Art Show and Sale
Discover the creativity and passion of local artists in our community at the Civic Centre! The show runs Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. until March 29.

All pieces are for sale, providing a unique opportunity to support our local artistic community. If you see a piece you are interested in purchasing, please bring the artwork to the Customer Service desk at the EG Civic Centre.

Don't miss out on this celebration of local talent! 

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