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Township of Essa Administration Centre

5786 County Road 21 | Utopia, ON L0M 1T0

Phone: 705-424-9770 Fax: 705-424-2367

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

Township of Essa
  • Notice of Road ConstructionNotice of Road Construction
    Please be advised that King Street (from Auburn Street to Mill Street) in Angus will be under construction starting May 6th. Click the picture for more information.
  • NOTICE OF TRANSIT ROUTE DETOUR-Image Slider-v1.jpgNOTICE OF TRANSIT ROUTE DETOUR-Image Slider-v1.jpg
    Due to the King Street Urbanization Project, Routes 90A & 90B will be detoured around the construction area. This will affect the Bus Stop pick-up/drop-off locations. For more information, please click on the image to be re-directed.
  • Summer Camp -Updated.jpgSummer Camp -Updated.jpg
  • Burn Permits.jpgBurn Permits.jpg
  • Bridge Closure.jpgBridge Closure.jpg
    King St Bridge, over the Pine River will be CLOSED beginning May 22 - June 7, 2019. Please click here for details.
  • Essa Challenge Registration Form 2019.jpgEssa Challenge Registration Form 2019.jpg
    Save the date!! June 6th is Essa's Annual Golf Tournament. Click the image for the registration form.
  • Please be advised the Thornton and Stonemount Splash Pads will be opening this Victoria Day weekend.jpgPlease be advised the Thornton and Stonemount Splash Pads will be opening this Victoria Day weekend.jpg
    Please Click Here for Splash Pad Locations
  • NOTICE TO RESIDENTS AND OWNERS OR OPERATORS OF OFF.jpgNOTICE TO RESIDENTS AND OWNERS OR OPERATORS OF OFF.jpg
    Please click here for more information.
  • NO SMOKING ON MUNICIPALLY OWNED PROPERTIES.jpgNO SMOKING ON MUNICIPALLY OWNED PROPERTIES.jpg
    To read the full Cannabis By-law 2018-93 please click on the image.

 
  • The next regularly scheduled meeting of Council will be held in Council Chambers on June 5, 2019 starting at 6:00 p.m.

  • The Township of Essa has a new burning by-law that allows for recreational/camp fire, open air burning and open air burning with an inspection.

    No person(s) or owners(s) of land shall set a fire or permit the setting of a fire without first having obtained an authorized burn permit.  Burning must be in accordance with the Open Air Burning By-law 2015-92 or subsequent by law.   A permit shall not be issued in a settlement area with clearance of less than 15 feet/5 metre from any structure.

    Permit is valid until the end of each calendar year at a cost of $40.00.  Burn Permits (except for those that require an inspection) can be obtained on-line by going to on-line registration.   Permits can also be obtained from the Township Administration Centre, upstairs, during regular business hours.

    For more information or inquiries please contact the Fire Department at 705-424-5828.
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