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Posted Tuesday, March 05, 2019

Kids, parents, and residents of all ages can look forward to an eventful March Break with a wide range of programs.
Kids can look forward to the Beach-themed day camp running throughout March Break. Participants can register for the whole week ($145) or by the day ($34). Camp runs daily from 7:30am to 6:00pm. Financial assistance is available for families who qualify. Call 519-776-8992 or visit www.essexconnect.ca for details.
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Posted Thursday, February 28, 2019

At Monday night’s budget meeting, Essex Town Council adopted the 2019 budget in principle.
The budget includes over $10 million in capital projects and infrastructure upgrades. A combination of reserves, grants, and long-term debt will contribute to fund these projects, along with a two per cent increase in the general mill rate, in line with inflation. The new mill rate will mean an annual increase of $28 for an average home valued at $179,000.
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Posted Thursday, February 21, 2019

Property owners in the Town of Essex can now pay their tax bills online with the launch of the Town’s new Virtual City Hall system.
The online portal will allow property owners to check their tax account online and pay their bills from the comfort of their own home.
“The addition of online payments adds another level of convenience for property owners paying their bills,” said Jeffrey Morrison, Director of Corporate Services.
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Posted Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Residents in the Town of Essex can look forward to a ton of fun on Family Day, Monday, February 18.
Enjoy two Family Swims, 10:00am to 11:30am and 7:00pm to 8:00pm at the Essex Recreation Complex (242 Talbot Street N., Essex Centre).
Duke it out with FREE Nerf Ninja Battles from 1:30pm to 4:30pm (30 minute slots) at the Essex Recreation Complex, sponsored by Pathway 2 Potential.
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Posted Tuesday, February 05, 2019

The Town of Essex is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Nepszy to the position of Chief Administrative Officer.
Chris has served the Town as the Director, Infrastructure and Development Services since 2008. He was appointed to the Deputy CAO position by Council in 2018.
“I’ve worked with Chris for more than four years as Councillor and Mayor, and during that time he has demonstrated that he is a dedicated and passionate public servant,” said...

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