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Posted Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The Town of Essex is undertaking a Council and Ward Structure Review that will consider the process by which the Deputy Mayor is elected, the composition of Town Council, and the number and size of wards.
BACKGROUND The composition of Essex Town Council and the process by which the Deputy Mayor is elected were established through a Minister’s Order that took effect at amalgamation on January 1, 1999.
Council is currently comprised of the Mayor, Deputy Mayor and...

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Posted Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The Town of Essex is excited to announce that two electric vehicle charging stations will be ready for use at the Essex Centre Sports Complex (60 Fairview Avenue West) after the official unveiling on March 24.
“We are very excited to join the expanding network of public charging stations across Ontario,” says Doug Sweet, Director of Community Services. “Offering fast-charging electric vehicle stations in this strategic location supports Council’s objective...

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Posted Friday, March 10, 2017

The Town of Essex is calling upon local organizations and groups to submit letters of interest related to renting or leasing space in the former Harrow District High School, based on a scenario in which the Town of Essex purchases the building.
An assessment of the level of interest will assist Council in determining whether to pursue this opportunity.
Letters of interest should include the following details:
The organization’s general mandate;
A description...

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Posted Wednesday, March 08, 2017

The Town of Essex is seeking public input on matters that may affect the next municipal election.
The Council and Ward Structure Review will consider the composition of Town Council, the process by which the Deputy Mayor is elected, and the number and size of wards.
“It’s been almost 20 years since amalgamation,” says Rob Auger, Town Clerk and Manager of Legislative Services. “Council is conducting this review to ensure that the ward and council...

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Posted Friday, March 03, 2017

Council for the Corporation of the Town of Essex will be considering the adoption of the proposed 2017 Municipal Budget at a Special Meeting of Council to be held on Monday, March 27, 2017.
Copies of the Proposed Budget will be available for review at the Town Administration Office, 33 Talbot Street South, Essex, Ontario between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The Proposed Budget is also available on our Budgets and Financial Reports page.
Written submissions relating to the...

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