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October 11

  • Special Council Meeting at 6 p.m.

October 17

  • Committee of the Whole at 2 p.m.
  • Council Meeting at 6 p.m.

Watch past meetings online Contact Council
Council Highlights

October 3 Meeting
Multi-use Path
The Town has been working on the development of a multi-use path through the Yonge Street corridor and a portion of the trail between Mount Albert Road and School Street in Holland Landing is being proposed to be shifted to the east side of Yonge Street. This path will be part of the future lake to lake trail and will include a crossing at School Street to connect to the path on the west side of Yonge Street. To learn more about this project visit the Town’s website at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/yongest
Housing Target and Strong Mayor Powers - Council will be discussing the provincially assigned housing target and Strong Mayor Powers on October 11 at 6 p.m. in Council Chambers. The public is invited to watch the meeting in-person or via livestream at www.youtube.com/TownEastGwillimbury. If you wish to provide comments on this matter, you can email your thoughts or a request to make a deputation by noon on Friday, October 6, 2023 by visiting the Town’s website www.eastgwillimbury.ca/deputations or emailing clerks@eastgwillimbury.ca.

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Thanksgiving Holiday Closure
The Civic Centre will be closed on Monday, October 9 for the Thanksgiving holiday. It will reopen on Tuesday, October 10.

New Customer Service Portal
Have an issue with streetlights, water and wastewater, roads and traffic, parks and trails or just a general inquiry? Use EG’s new online Customer Service Portal to report concerns at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/CustomerServicePortal
We’re Hiring!
We have plenty of opportunities available to join #TeamEG!

  • Lifeguard
  • Head Instructor Guard
  • General Manager, Corporate Services
  • Fitness Instructor – Yoga
  • Facility Operator
  • Dance Instructor
  • Drop-In Program Leader
  • Aquatic Instructor
  • Director of Planning Policy and Growth Management
  • Water and Wastewater Operator
  • Fitness Instructor – Group Fitness
  • Fitness Instructor – Zumba
  • Swim Instructor
  • Skate Guard

Learn more or apply at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/Careers
Road Closure
Due to site conditions, the temporary road closure of Kennedy Road from Mount Albert Road to Doane Road has been extended to Tuesday, October 31. Work to replace the bridge continues and York Region will provide updates when the road reopens. Work may be rescheduled due to weather, visit www.york.ca for more information.

Fire Prevention Week is from October 8 to 14
Cooking safety starts with you! Pay attention to fire prevention, is this year’s theme which focuses on cooking safety and educating the public about important steps they can take to help reduce the risk of fire when cooking at home, keeping themselves and loved ones safe. Learn more at www.nfpa.org/fpw

Santa Claus is Coming to Town
Get the gang together to lead the way for Santa when he comes to town on November 19 at 2 p.m. Register a float or walking group to be in this year’s Santa Claus parade. Santa also needs market vendors! Learn more, register, or volunteer at www.eastgwillimbury.ca/Santa

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Final Farmers Market of the Season!
Join us TODAY from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. for the final Farmers Market! Come shop for any last-minute Thanksgiving items from our vendors, enjoy a live DJ, giveaways and more! Learn more at www.egfm.ca


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Business Plan Bootcamp
Are you an aspiring business owner looking to turn your ideas into reality? Or perhaps you're an existing entrepreneur seeking to fine-tune your business strategy? Look no further! Introducing the Business Plan Bootcamp, an intensive 8-week program designed to empower both new and existing business owners. Build and redefine your business plan through on-demand workshops, guided mentorship and support, and connect with a network of fellow entrepreneurs at no cost to your business.
Business Plan Bootcamp is open to entrepreneurs 18+ who reside in the northern York Region, primarily in East Gwillimbury, Georgina, the Chippewas of Georgina Island First Nations, and the surrounding area. This program is designed to provide entrepreneurs with what they need to start or refine their business plan. 
Secure your spot in the Business Plan Bootcamp today! Applications are open until October 13, 2023 at www.advantageeg.ca/yspace.

Small Business Week in EG
Join us from October 16 to 20 for a series of events to commemorate and support small business owners within our community:
October 16 – YSpace Georgina Open House and One-Year Anniversary
October 17 – Maximizing Free Marketing Tools and Tactics
October 19 – Unlocking the Power of AI: Content Creation for Small Business
Register at www.advantageeg.ca/yspace

Haunted Halloween Hike

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