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Posted Wednesday, July 10, 2019

The Town of Essex is back with the first outdoor movie night of the year on Saturday, July 20 in Essex Centre starting at 6pm.
Kids and their families can enjoy Spider-Man: Into the Spider-verse , plus a few fun features at Essex Heritage Gardens (rain location: Essex Centre Sports Complex).
The first event, hosted in partnership with the Essex Firemen’s Association, will feature fire truck tours and important fire safety tips.
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Posted Friday, July 05, 2019

Visitors to the Essex, Harrow, and McGregor library branches can now dive into more than just books with a new partnership between the Town of Essex and Essex County Library system.
Library card holders can now pick up a one week Splash Pass at their local branch. The pass provides admission for up to five people to any recreational or family swim at Essex Recreation Complex.
“This is a unique partnership with Essex County Library and it is really exciting to provide...

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Posted Friday, July 05, 2019

The Colchester Family Fun Event is back for the third year with an epic line-up of family-friendly fun, musical acts, entertainment, and more!
After the first successful celebration of Colchester’s 225th birthday in 2019, the Town of Essex is back with another community celebration.
On Saturday, July 27, from Noon until 10:30pm, members of the community are invited to Colchester Park (100 Jackson Street) for the Colchester Family Fun Event.
The event will kick...

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Posted Thursday, June 27, 2019

Please be advised, Town Hall will be closed on Monday, July 1 for the Canada Day holiday. The office will return to regular business hours on Tuesday, July 2.
To report an emergency, please call 519-776-7336 and press "0". For more details on reporting emergencies, please visit  www.essex.ca/reportaproblem .
Please have a safe and happy long weekend!

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Posted Thursday, June 27, 2019

Dog owners in the Town of Essex could soon be getting a friendly knock on the door. As part of the Town’s dog licensing program, canvassers will be visiting homes in the municipality to inform residents of dog licensing requirements and provide an opportunity to purchase dog tags.
The program focuses on educating dog owners about the benefits of licensing their dog, including:
Tags drastically increase the chance to reunite lost dogs with their owners.
License...

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