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Posted Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Essex is looking to celebrate Essex County artists. Submit a work that depicts your dedication to your craft for a chance to win one of three cash prizes.
“The Art Excellence Awards are open to all residents of Essex County,” says ACT Committee Chairperson Peter Youngson. “Our goal is to raise awareness about the diverse nature of the arts in our community and to encourage people to participate in arts and culture activities.”
The submission deadline...

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Posted Friday, September 08, 2017

Residents of the McGregor area who experienced property damage or loss as a result of the intense thunderstorms that hit the region on August 28 and 29 may be eligible to receive help through the Province of Ontario’s Disaster Recovery Assistance program.
The Town of Essex was notified late Thursday afternoon that the province has activated the Disaster Recovery Assistance program for specific flood-affected areas, including McGregor. Applicants must be within the activation...

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Posted Thursday, September 07, 2017

Notice of Special Council Meeting
Re: “Council and Ward Structure Review”
At this meeting Council will deliberate and discuss the consultant’s Final Report and Recommendations as to Ward Electoral Boundaries.
Time: Monday, September 11 at 4:30 PM Location: Essex Municipal Building, Large Meeting Room, 33 Talbot Street South, Essex ON N8M 1A8
A copy of the Watson & Associates Final Report is available below, at Town Hall and...

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Posted Tuesday, September 05, 2017

The Town is currently recruiting for the following positions:
Public Skate Monitor – Fall/Winter Season 2017/2018
Casual Facility Attendant – Fall/Winter Season 2017/2018
Full details for each of these positions as well as closing dates for each position can be found on our Employment page.
Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit a cover letter and detailed resume, clearly indicating the position which they are applying for in...

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Posted Tuesday, August 29, 2017

The Town of Essex is pleased to announce the appointment of Laurie Brett to the position of Deputy Clerk/Legislative Services.
Reporting to the Clerk, this new position will be responsible for assisting with the duties of the Clerk’s Department, which provides support and procedural advice to council and its committees, researches and develops by-laws, and manages key services and processes such as cemeteries, licensing and elections.
For the past five years, Brett...

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