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Welcome to Essa Township

Township of Essa Administration Centre

5786 County Road 21 | Utopia, ON L0M 1T0

Phone: 705-424-9917 Fax: 705-424-2367

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm

Township of Essa
    The Administration Centre is Closed to the Public. Staff are still on site taking calls and answering e-mails.
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  • ​Please be advised that the 2019 Summary Reports from the Ontario Clean Water Agency are available for inspection at no charge and have been posted to the website. Please click above to view the reports.

  • The County of Simcoe hereby advises and notifies all affected parities of the rehabilitation of the Archie Duckworth Bridge over the Nottawasaga River, located on Centre St, 0.15km east of Huron St in the community of Angus.

    Construction is to commence in May 2020 and is expected to ​continue until late November 2020.

  • TAKE NOTICE THAT Council of the Township of Essa passed By-law 2020-28 at its meeting of April  1, 2020, to rezone the property known locally as 7511 9th Line from Rural (RL) to Rural Exception Two (RL-2), to allow a Country Event Facility in addition to other permitted uses.

    Any person or public body who made written/oral submission at the public meeting may appeal to LPAT no later than the 3rd day of June, 2020.

    For more information, contact Aimee Powell, Manager of Planning and Development, at 705-424-9917 ext 108 or by email to apowell@essatownship.on.ca.

  • ​The County of Simcoe hereby advises and notifies all affected parties of the pending County Rd 56 Culvert No. 056141 Replacement Work. The structure is located over a tributary of the Bear Creek and Nottawasaga River on County Rd 56, approximately 1km south of Siederoad 25, ay Lot 24, Concession 6/7, in the Township of Essa, County of Simcoe.

    County Rd 56 is expected to close on July 2, 2020 and is scheduled to re-open on October 31, 2020. 

  • The next regularly scheduled meeting of Council will be held in Council Chambers on June 17​, 2020 starting at 6:00 p.m.

    No delegations to Council are being booked at this time.