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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:

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Upcoming Council meeting May 10, 2022, at 6 p.m.

Watch past meetings online

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Join our team!

The Town is hiring various full-time, part-time and seasonal positions. We also hire for various ongoing positions.

Learn more or apply

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Idea Consultation

Don’t know where to begin when starting your own business? In partnership with the Town of Georgina and the Town of East Gwillimbury, York University’s YSpace Idea Consultations can help you get started. This program provides entrepreneurs everything they need to launch or refine their business, whether they are established or first-time founders.

The program provides:

  • Free one-on-one consultation with a business professional
  • A defined roadmap aligned to your unique needs
  • Additional support and mentoring

Connect with us today at www.advantageeg.ca/entrepreneurshiphub/

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Nomination Period is Open

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If you are interested in running for office, nomination forms for the 2022 Municipal Election may be filed in person or by an agent with the Returning Officer during regular business hours and by appointment only. Candidates may file a nomination form until 2 p.m. on Friday, August 19, 2022. For more information visit www.egvotes.ca

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EG Sports Complex COVID-19 Booster Clinic
York Region is opening pop-up vaccination clinics for booster doses on May 13, June 10 and June 24 at the East Gwillimbury Sports Complex in the Canada Hall. Learn more: www.eastgwillimbury.ca/VaccineSupport

Public Meeting Notice - Official Plan Review
Join us on Wednesday, May 11, 2022, at 6 p.m. for a virtual public meeting to discuss the East Gwillimbury Official Plan Review. This is an online meeting. Details are available at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/Portal

Public Meeting Woodbine Ave. Rezoning
A public meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at 6 p.m. to discuss the zoning by-law amendments to the Woodbine Avenue development. Read more here.

Spring Maintenance Update

Spring Half Load Restrictions - Following favourable spring weather conditions, the Town’s seasonal half load restrictions will be lifted on May 2, 2022.

Yard Waste Collection - Yard waste collection has started. Please organize yard waste in reusable containers, paper yard waste bags or bundles of brush. Grass clippings or yard waste in plastic bags will not be collected. For more information and the schedule, visit www.eastgwillimbury.ca/YardWaste

Street Sweeping - Sweeping of Town roads and curbs began May 2 and will take approximately two weeks to complete. Residents are advised not to park on the roads during this time and refrain from putting waste, recycling or debris on the road for collection.

LDD Burlap Pick-up for caterpillars
Residents can pick-up one piece of free pre-cut burlap wrap per household at various locations across EG while supplies last. Pick-up locations during regular operating hours are:

  • The Civic Centre
  • Holland Landing and Mount Albert Libraries

Learn more at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/LDD

Community Clean Up
EG is organizing community clean-up kits for residents interested in picking up litter and debris. We will provide you with an EG tote bag, biodegradable garbage bags and disposable gloves. If interested, email mhemmingway@eastgwillimbury.ca

No Mow May
The Environmental Advisory Committee asks residents to help support pollinators this spring and avoid mowing lawns until June. It prevents the disturbance of insects and amphibians that may be burrowed or hiding in leaves and lawns and increases food sources for pollinators. Learn more at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/NoMowMay

Vendor Applications Open for 2022 Tapestry of Taste
Tapestry of Taste is back on August 12 and 13 - bigger and better than before. Get your business or organization out there by applying to become a vendor at the ultimate event that connects the community through arts, culture, food and heritage. Learn more at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/TOT

Summer of Parks Civic Centre opening

Operations Centre opening invite

Summer camp registration

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