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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

Notice of Passing
The Corporation of the Town of Essex By-Law Number 1597 Being a By-Law to Adopt Official Plan Amendment Number 6 to the Town of Essex Official Plan
Whereas the Town of Essex Official Plan contains goals, objectives and policies to provide guidance for the development of lands within the Town of Essex;
And whereas the Council of the Corporation of the Town of Essex deems it expedient and in the best interest of proper planning to amend...

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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 Friday, May 12, 2017

Notice to Residents and Property Owners Regarding Nuisance Weeds and Tall Grass
Under the Nuisance Weed and Tall Grass Control By-Law (By-Law Number 1440), tall grass and nuisance weeds have been deemed a public nuisance. Property owners and occupants are required to cut and maintain tall grass to a height not exceeding 8 inches (20 centimeters), and destroy and remove all nuisance weeds and weed seeds.
Town of Essex By-Law Enforcement Officers may, prior to taking...

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