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Stay connected to the Town

Customer Service is available during facility closures. You can reach the team at 905-478-4282 or reach us online through either of these methods:

Email Customer Service  Customer Service Website Page 

Upcoming Council Meeting

EG’s next Council meetings will take place at 10 a.m. on July 27, and at 10 a.m. on July 28. 

Mid Year Review Presentation - On July 27, staff will provide a detailed overview of Town operations and projects for the first half of the year.

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COVID-19 Updates and Information

Step Three in EG

The Town is working to resume high priority appointment-based services with an emphasis on those that cannot be provided virtually or were previously suspended. Residents can continue to drop off payments at the Town’s drop box (located outside of the Civic Centre) for, blue or green bins, fire permits, or animal licenses for more information, visit our What is Available page.

To stay up to date on the latest news regarding Step Three and how it is impacting activities within EG by visiting our Step Three in EG page.

Second Dose Eligibility

As of Wednesday, July 21, York Region COVID-19 vaccination clinics will accept first and second dose walk-ins for all eligible  individuals who live, work or attend school in York Region. To see a list of clinic locations, visit

If you need assistance getting to your appointment, visit our Vaccine Support page

Notice of Application

Notice of Application to Remove Holding Symbol

Applicant: Yorkwood Homes (Sharon) Limited
File Number: ZBA.21.03

Town Council will consider passing a by-law to remove a holding symbol at the July 27, 2021 Council Meeting for the purposes of constructing 9 single detached homes. The holding symbol is in place to restrict development until servicing is made available. Under the Sustainable Development Incentive Program, the lands shown in the map has obtained additional servicing from York Region. To view the map, please visit for more information.

For more information, email Jack Smith or call 905-478-4283.

Public Notices 

911 Emergency Signs

Would Emergency Services be able to find you if there is an emergency? It is important that your address is visibly posted on your home and at the street. Make sure your address sign is visible and not faded to ensure emergency crews can find and help you! For details on how to order a sign, visit our Address Numbering page.

Noise and Firearm Discharge By-law Updates

Share your thoughts on the proposed updates!

The Town of East Gwillimbury is undergoing a review of its Noise and Firearm Discharge By-laws. Proposed updates to the noise by-law include noise readings, aggregate site operation times, a new noise exemption process and more. The new Firearm Discharge By-law is focused on expanded mapping to outline urban non-discharge areas within the Town. Visit our by-law page for more information and to provide feedback!

Share Your Fall Photos With Us

Do you have fall photos from around EG? We want to see the wonderful moments you have getting active within our community. Your photos can be included in EG’s Fall Health and Active Living Guide. Submit your photos by email to our Communications Team or by Facebook Messenger at @TownofEastGwillimbury. The last day to email submissions is August 12. 

Return to Ice Programs

Sharpen your skates EG! Public skating programs will take place Monday to Friday from August 3 to September 3 at the EG Sports Complex. Residents can register for Public Skating, Parent and Tot Skate, Adult Shinny and Hockey Clinics. For more information, visit

Outdoor Adult Fitness

EG has many recreational fitness programs for adults all summer long! You can register as you go and try out numerous programs like Barre Strength, Bootcamps, Core and More, EG Running Club and HITT the Playground! To view programs available and their schedules, visit our Drop In Programs page.

July is Lakes Appreciation Month

The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority is celebrating along with the North American Lakes Management Society (NALMS). You can learn more and  celebrate the lake by taking the Lake Simcoe Quiz at


Business Bounce Back Program Cohort 2

Applications are open until August 8, 2021.
For more information and to apply, visit our Business Bounce Back page.


Election Feedback

Community Events 

EG Farmers' Market - Don't miss this week's farmers market! Come join us at the Civic Centre (19000 Leslie Street, Sharon) from 2 to 7 p.m. today and every Thursday! For more information, visit

James Anglican Church Food Pantry - Open every Wednesday from 9:30 a.m. to noon, located at 18804 Leslie Street. Residents can drop in to the food pantry for assistance, if you require clothing, please call 905-478-1959 to make arrangements for pick-up.

EG Food Pantry - July 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Holland Landing Community Centre. 

Visit our website calendar to learn about all upcoming and new events in the EG community or to submit an event of your own! Check out our Calendar now!

Visit the EG Public Library website