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Posted Friday, May 19, 2017

Essex Town Council is once again recognizing the value and benefits of quality recreation and parks by proclaiming June as Recreation and Parks Month in the Town of Essex.
“Essex Council is committed to promoting healthy and active living in our community,” says Mayor Ron McDermott. “During June, we encourage everyone to join in and learn more about our exceptional recreation programs. We’re offering a number of free sessions and there’s something...

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Posted Friday, May 19, 2017

The playground located at the McGregor Community Centre (9571 Walker Road) will be closed temporarily beginning Monday, May 29.
The Town of Essex will be installing a new rubber surface to ensure soft landings for children. It is expected that the playground will be closed for most of the week.

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Posted Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Town of Essex invites everyone to join in on June 7 as they officially celebrate Colchester Harbour Marina’s certification as a Blue Flag Marina.
Environmental Defence, a national environmental charity, announced the marina’s Blue Flag status in a media release issued on May 17.
Colchester Harbour is among 27 beaches and eight marinas across Canada that will fly the Blue Flag this summer. To receive a Blue Flag, beaches and marinas must meet high international...

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Posted Thursday, May 11, 2017

Essex area residents can experience junior hockey’s most coveted prize up close and personal on Friday, May 26 when the Memorial Cup makes a stop at the Essex Memorial Spitfire Monument in Heritage Gardens Park.
Everyone is invited to stop by the Spitfire between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. to get a close look at the trophy, take photographs, and ask questions.
“We are very excited to welcome the Memorial Cup to Essex,” says Doug Sweet, Director of Community Services....

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Posted Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Members of Essex Town Council are inviting constituents to attend their upcoming Spring Constituent Open Houses.
Four open houses are planned – one for each ward – and will run from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on the following designated evenings:
Wednesday, May 24 – WARD 3 Meet with Councillors Bill Caixeiro and Larry Snively at the Harrow and Colchester South Community Centre (243 McAffee Street).
Tuesday, May 30 – WARD 1 Meet with Councillors Steve...

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