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Posted Tuesday, November 13, 2018

The Council of the Town of Essex seeks interested citizens to serve on its Committees during the upcoming new term of Council (2018-2022).
Current committees of Council include the following:
Accessibility Advisory
Arts, Culture, and Tourism
Co-An Park Advisory Committee
Committee of Adjustment
Communities In Bloom
Essex Business Improvement Area (B.I.A.)
ELK Energy Board
Essex Fun Fest
Municipal Heritage
Police Services Board


Posted Monday, November 05, 2018

The Town of Essex is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Nepszy to the position of Deputy Chief Administrative Officer.
Chris has served the Town as the Director, Infrastructure and Development Services since 2008.
“Our first contact with Chris was during the design and project management of the new Essex Pollution Control Plant and the upgrades to the Harrow-Colchester Water Treatment Plant which he led in in his role as Project Manager/Engineer for Stantec...


Posted Friday, November 02, 2018

The Town of Essex is pleased to announce the appointment of Heather MacDonald to the position of Assistant Manager, Finance.
Heather has over 20 years of work experience in the field of Municipal Accounting and Finance. She most recently held the position of Senior Accounting Clerk for the Municipality of Leamington. Before that, Heather held accounting-related positions in the Municipality of Lakeshore and the Town of Kingsville.
Heather is a graduate of the University...


Posted Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week is November 1- 7
During Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week (November 1-7), Essex Fire and Rescue is reminding residents to prevent carbon monoxide (CO) in the home by getting all fuel-burning appliances inspected annually.
“In Ontario, more than 80 per cent of injuries and deaths from carbon monoxide occur in the home,” says Fire Chief Rick Arnel. “We want to make sure everyone is safe from CO. That’s why we’re...


Posted Friday, October 26, 2018

The Essex Municipal Heritage Committee, in collaboration with the Canadian Transportation Museum and Heritage Village, will present “100 Years Worth Remembering” on Saturday, November 10 in recognition and celebration of the end of World War 1.
This free event, which runs from 10am until Noon, will feature the Souterrain Impressions exhibit, a collection of reproduced World War 1 carvings which were made by Canadian soldiers as they waited to move to the forward...