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Advantage EG Website Launch Media Release

Posted on Thursday, June 24, 2021 12:35 AM

East Gwillimbury (EG) has officially launched the new Advantage EG Economic Development website. The website was given a comprehensive update over the last year to better reflect all that EG has to offer to new investors and growing businesses.

The overall styling of the site compliments the new EG municipal website that was launched in May, and was built with a focus on three key audiences, with the goal of connecting them to information they need quickly and easily. 

  1. Emerging entrepreneurs
  2. Existing...

Mayor Virginia Hackson

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Posted on Monday, June 21, 2021 10:19 AM

Today, June 21, marks the 25th anniversary of National Indigenous Peoples Day, celebrating Indigenous communities and their culture, heritage, and achievements. While we embrace the culture and heritage – we must also acknowledge the pain and suffering the communities are experiencing.

It starts with awareness and understanding, and we are only at the beginning of that journey. To Indigenous members of our community – we honour and support you. East Gwillimbury is committed to working with you to...


Provincial Bill 306 - Relating to Environmental Assessment Application

Posted on Thursday, June 17, 2021 04:16 PM

A Special Meeting of Council will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, June 22, 2021. The meeting was called to discuss the Provincial Bill 306, the York Region Wastewater Act, 2021. The Bill, if passed, would put a hold on any decision relating to the Environmental Assessment application for the Upper York Sewage Solutions (UYSS) project. The Province also intends to establish an Expert Advisory Panel to provide advice on options to address wastewater servicing capacity needs in York Region.  


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June 17, 2021 Town Page

Posted on Thursday, June 17, 2021 11:00 AM

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Customer Service is available during facility closures. You can reach the team at 905-478-4282 or reach us online through either of these methods:

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Council Highlights - June 8, 2021

Public Art Policy - Council participated in a Public Art Workshop and reviewed a terms of reference for a draft Public Art Policy which was developed with the Town’s Arts and Cultural Advisory Committee of Council. The...

New Operations Centre

Construction of EG's New Operations Centre is Now Complete!

Posted on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 01:11 PM

The Town of East Gwillimbury is excited to share that construction of the new Operations Centre is now complete!

The Operations Centre is located at 19850 Woodbine Avenue is a 57,000 sq. ft. facility that will support critical Town infrastructure and core services. The facility will support over 120 full-time and seasonal staff throughout the year. With brand new, state-of-the-art training spaces, various efficiency and environmental features, electronic vehicle charging stations and much more, this...