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Posted Friday, May 24, 2019

At their regular meeting on Tuesday, May 21, Town of Essex Council officially declared the week of May 26 to June 1 as AccessAbility Week in the municipality.
The proclamation is part of a national effort to recognize the importance of accessibility and inclusion in communities and workplaces, as well as a time to celebrate the contributions of Canadians with disabilities.
“This proclamation serves as a reminder that we need to continue to work to address the stigma...

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Posted Friday, May 24, 2019

The Town of Essex is celebrating Recreation and Parks Month (JRPM) with a number of free programs as part of the “JRPM presents Take a Dip…Drop in and Play” promotion.
Throughout the province, Recreation and Parks Month encourages residents to get active in outdoor spaces and programs. The Town of Essex features a wide range of multi-use trails, parks, playgrounds, and recreation facilities, giving residents ample options to choose from.
Free events...

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Posted Wednesday, May 22, 2019

For the third year in a row, Colchester Harbour Marina has received Blue Flag certification, a mark of distinction presented annually by Environmental Defence.
Blue Flag is a world-renowned eco-certification for beaches and marinas. When you see a Blue Flag flying, you know a beach or marina is clean and accessible; has great water quality; meets high safety standards; and is working hard to protect local shorelines and ecosystems.
“The Blue Flag is yet another example...

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Posted Thursday, May 16, 2019

On Wednesday, May 15, the Town of Essex launched a new business attraction campaign to promote local growth and stimulate investment in the community.
The concept “What You’re Made of Is What We’re Looking For,” places local business owners as the focal point of the project. With a mix of digital and print products, the campaign uses these individuals to add a personal touch to the Town’s business attraction efforts.
“There are no better...

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Posted Thursday, May 16, 2019

Please be advised, Town Hall will be closed on Monday, May 20 for the Victoria Day holiday. The office will return to regular business hours on Tuesday, May 21.
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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