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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

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​​Contact Us


Administration Centre

Phone Line: 705-424-9917
TTY:  705-424-5302
​Building Department
  • Building  Permits & Inspections
Extension 128​
​CAO's Office
​Extension 105
Clerk's Department
  • Council Meetings
  • Lottery Licensing
  • Marriage Licenses
  • Commissioning Documents



Extension 116
  • ​Business Licensing
  • Sign Permits

Extension 101
  • By-law Enforcement Related Issues
  • Parking
  • Canine Control (Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm)
AFTER HOURS CANINE CONTROL
(after 4:30 pm & on weekends)

Extension 122






1-905-729-0915
​Economic Development
E​xtension 109
​Planning & Development
  • Planning
  • Zoning
  • Severance
  • Committee of Adjustment
  • Official Plan
​Extension 104
​Public Works
  • ​Water & Sewer Accounts (Inquiries & Billing)
  • Road Maintenance
  • Winter Control
  • Streetlights
​Garbage/Recycling Collections(County of Simcoe)

MUNICIPAL WATER AND SANITARY SEWER

Business Hours:
Afterhours Emergency Services:

Extension 127







705-735-6901



Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA)
1-866-775-7712
1-888-363-9311
Recreation
  • ​Recreation Programs
  • Facility Bookings

​Extension 107
Taxes
  • ​Property Taxes
  • Property Assessments
Extension 106

Council

Mayor Sandie Macdonald
smacdonald@essatownship.on.ca
705-424-6844
Deputy Mayor Michael Smith
msmith@essatownship.on.ca
705-305-8446
Councillor Ward 1, Keith White
kwhite@essatownship.on.ca
705-305-5027
Councillor Ward 2, Henry Sander
hsander@essatownship.on.ca
705-279-4992
Councillor Ward 3, Ron Henderson
rhenderson@essatownship.on.ca
705-424-2850

​Fire Department

Phone: 705-424-5828
Fax 705-424-4185​

​Station 1

3 Robert Street
Thornton ON    L0L 2N0

​Station 2

135 King Street
Angus ON    L0M 1B0

​Arenas / Recreation Centres

​Angus Recreation Centre

8529 County Road 10
Angus ON L0M 1B2
Phone: 705-424-9303

​Thornton Recreation Centre

246 Barrie Street
Thornton ON L0L 2N0
Phone: 705-458-9153

​Essa Public Libraries

​Angus Branch

8505 County Road 10, Unit 1
Angus ON  L0M 1B1
Phone: 705-424-6531
Fax: 705-424-5512

​Thornton Branch

34 Robert Street
Thornton ON L0L 2N0
Phone: 705-458-2549

​OPP ​

​Nottawasaga OPP Detachment
OPP Non Emergency
OPP Non Emergency from Cell
Emergency
​705-434-1939
1-888-310-1122
*OPP
9-1-1