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Current Events

Destinations: Art Exhibit

Art Exhibit at Mudpuppy Gallery, 264 Dalhousie, Amherstburg, Ontario

Artwork of Emi Malik: Art Exhibit

A mini exhibit featuring the bold, expressive artwork of emerging artist Emi Malik

Festival of Ice

Epic weekend wine tour at Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery. Lots of entertainment, winter activities, and lots and lots of wine!

Feb. 8, 2016 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Feb. 8, 2016 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council directly following Regular session.

Feb. 8, 2016 - Special Council Meeting - Planning

This is a Special Meeting of Council for Planning to discuss a Zoning By-law Amendment for 2317 Front Road North.

Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2016 - Special Council Meeting

This is a Special Meeting of Council for the Public's input on the 2016 User Fees. All members of the Public are welcome to provide their input with respect to Building Permit Fees, Recreation Facility Fees and the Town's all encompassing User Fee schedule.

Feb. 22, 2016 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Feb. 22, 2016 - Special Council Meeting - Planning

This is a Special Meeting of Council for Planning to discuss a Zoning By-law Amendment for a vacant lot on E/S Sandwich Street South.

The Possibilities are Endless: Art Exhibit

Open themed community art exhibit at the Mudpuppygallery

Scenes of Amherstburg: Margaret Walschots: Art Exhibit

Margaret Walschots art exhibit at the Gibson Gallery

March Macness

Slam dunk mac and cheese creations and wine tasting at Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery

Mar. 7, 2016 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Mar. 21, 2016 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Annual Easter Egg Hunt

Annual Easter egg hunt held at the Libro centre

Artists of the Future: General Amherst & St. Thomas of Villanova: Art Exhibit

Artist Exhibit created by young local artists at General Amherst and St. Thomas of Villanova

Planes, Trains and Automobiles: Art Exhibit

Art Exhibit at the Mudpuppy Gallery celebrating all means of transportation

A Stitch of Life: Gibson Girls: Art Exhibit

Art Exhibit at Gibson Gallery celebrating the Gibson Girls' hand threaded works of art

History Gathering at the Commissariat

Local historic groups from all of Essex County are gathering at the Commissariat

Best Darn Heritage Tour

A two hour informative and entertaining walkabout and canoe trip on River Canard

Strange Dreams: Art Exhibit

Strange dreams Art Exhibit at Mudpuppy gallery

Student Pix: Student Digital Photography GECDSB: Art Exhibit

11th annual Student Pix art exhibit at the Gibson Gallery

Amherstburg Fort Malden Horticultural Society Plant SALE

Plant sale going on at the Amherstburg Farmers' Market

Sip into Summer Open House Weekend

Features different themed food and premium wine

Ride for Dad, Amherstburg Stop

Windsor Motorcycle Ride that collects donations for Prostate Cancer research

Sips, Sounds & Bites

Sundays only from May 29th - September 4th at Sprucewood Shores Estate Winery

Art From My Heart: Vivian Klinck: Art Exhibit

Tuesday - Sunday, 11am to 5pm. Vivian Klinck art exhibit at the Gibson Gallery

27th Annual J. "Wimpy" Tiefenbach Volleyball Tournament

27th Annual J. "Wimpy" Tiefenbach Volleyball Tournament at the Libro Centre

Water, Water Everywhere: Art Exhibit

Art Exhibit at the Mudpuppy Gallery

Amherstburg Fort Malden Horticultural Society Garden Tour

A self-guided tour of spectacular private gardens

FREE Garden Tour of the King's Navy Yard Park

Free walking tour of this spectacular garden

South Coast Adventure Race

Southwestern Ontario's only adventure race

Canada Day at Fort Malden

Celebrate our Nation's Birthday at For Malden

The Art of Mary Kendrick: Art Exhibit

Art exhibit by Mary Kendrick at the Mudpuppy Gallery. Wednesday - Saturday

Mardi Gras Street Party

Mardi Gras street party in downtown Amherstburg

Amherstburg's Gone Car Crazy Show

Car show on the streets of Downtown Amherstburg

The Art of Joan Cotte: Art Exhibit

A fine art exhibit featuring the creative works of artist Joan Cotte

Woofa~Roo

Woofa~Roo Pet Fest is the place to be for a dynamic weekend of Crazy Fun.

Wet & Wild Hawk Run

Get wet and be wild at this fantastic 5km run/walk.

Art By The River

Love art? Join over 150 topnotch artists and artisans in Amherstburg, August 27 and 28 to celebrate the 50th year of Art by the River

Mudpuppy Open Mic "Beat Night"

An enjoyable evening of music, poetry and performances by local writers, musicians and performers.

The Beauty of Nature: Maria Jose: Art Exhibit

Maria Jose art exhibit at Gibson Gallery

The Art of Dennis & Mary Anne Drew: Art Exhibit

Dennis and Mary Anne Drew art exhibit at the Mudpuppy Gallery

Festival of Hawks

Take in the sights of thousands of hawks as they migrate south through this world-renowned birding venue.

Wings and Things Nancy Bauer

Art exhibit at the Gibson Gallery

The Art of Robert Honor: Art Exhibit

Robert Honor Art exhibit at the Mudpuppy Gallery

Aug. 10, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council directly following Regular Council Meeting business.

Aug. 17, 2015 - Court of Revision

This is a Court of Revision for the 3rd Concession Road Drain North and the Waldron Drain.

August 17, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council.

Aug. 26, 2015 - Parks Advisory Committee Meeting

This is a Parks Advisory Committee Meeting.

Sept. 3, 2015 - Audit & Finance Advisory Committee Meeting

Audit & Finance Advisory Committee Meeting
Looking for Ice Time

Looking for Ice Time?

Looking for Ice Time?

Sept. 8, 2015 - Economic Development Advisory Committee Meeting - CANCELLED

This Economic Development Advisory Committee Meeting has been cancelled.

Sept. 10, 2015 - Special Council Drainage Education Session

This is a Special Council Drainage Education Session.

Sept. 10, 2015 - Special Council Meeting

This is a Special Meeting of Council.

Sept. 14, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council directly following Regular Council Meeting business.

Sept. 14, 2015 - Special Council Meeting - Planning

This is a Special Planning Meeting of Council.

Sept. 21, 2015 - Special Council Meeting - Drainage

This is a Special Drainage Meeting of Council - Dufour Drain

Sept. 24, 2015 - Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting

Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting

Sept. 28, 2015 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Sept. 28, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council directly following Regular session.

Sept. 30, 2015 - Dangerous Dog Designation Appeal Hearing

This is a Dangerous Dog Designation Appeal Hearing.

Oct. 5, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council.

Oct. 5, 2015 - Special Council Meeting

This is a Special Meeting of Council.

Oct. 7, 2015 - Audit & Finance Advisory Committee Meeting

Audit & Finance Advisory Committee Meeting. This meeting was originally scheduled for October 1, 2015 and has been re-scheduled to October 7, 2015 at Town Hall, Council Chambers.

Wed., Oct. 14, 2015 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council. Please note: this meeting was originally scheduled on October 13, 2015 and has been rescheduled to October 14, 2015.

Oct. 14, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council directly following Regular session.

Oct.19, 2015 - Special Council Meeting - EOC Training

This is a Special Meeting of Council for Emergency Operations Center (E.O.C.) Training. The training session will take place at Fire Station # 2 @ 3400 Middleside Road, Amherstburg.

Oct. 26, 2015 - Special Council Meeting - Planning

This is a Special Meeting of Council for Planning.

Oct. 26, 2015 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Oct. 26, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council directly following Regular session.

Alma Street between Meloche Road and 3rd Concession North

This section of Alma Street will be CLOSED for the replacement of the culvert at Faucher Drain Upper Portion.

Nov. 2, 2015 - Special In-Camera Meeting & Special Council Meeting

This is a Special Meeting of Council. There will be an In-Camera Meeting at the start of the Special Council Meeting.

Nov. 4, 2015 - Audit & Finance Advisory Committee Meeting

Audit & Finance Advisory Committee Meeting. This meeting was originally scheduled on Nov. 5, 2015, and has been moved to Nov. 4, 2015.

Nov. 9, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council.

Nov. 9, 2015 - Special Council Meeting - Planning

This is a Special Meeting of Council for Planning.

Nov. 9, 2015 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Nov. 10, 2015 - Economic Development Advisory Committee Meeting

Economic Development Advisory Committee Meeting

Nov. 16, 2015 - Special Council Meeting - Drainage

This is a Special Meeting of Council for Drainage - Dufour Drain

Nov. 19, 2015 - Accessibilty Committee Meeting

Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting

Nov. 23, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council.

Nov. 23, 2015 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Nov. 25, 2015 - Parks Advisory Committee Meeting

This is a Parks Advisory Committee Meeting.

Nov. 30, 2015 - Special Council Meetng - 2016 Budget Deliberations

This is a Special Meeting of Council for the 2016 Budget Deliberations. Please note: budget deliberations with continue each scheduled day until adjourned.

Dec. 1, 2015 - Special Council Meeting - 2016 Budget Deliberations

This is a Special Meeting of Council for the 2016 Budget Deliberations. Please note: budget deliberations with continue each scheduled day until adjourned.

Dec. 1, 2015 - Audit & Finance Advisory Committee Meeting

Audit & Finance Advisory Committee Meeting.

Dec. 2, 2015 - Special Council Meeting - 2016 Budget Deliberations (if required)

This is a Special Meeting of Council for the 2016 Budget Deliberations (if required). Please note: budget deliberation will continue each scheduled day until adjourned.

Dec. 7, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council.

Dec. 7, 2015 - Special Council Meeting - 2016 Budget - Day # 4

This is a Special Meeting of Council to resume the 2016 Budget deliberations until adjourned.

Dec. 9, 2015 - Economic Development Advisory Committee Meeting

Economic Development Advisory Committee Meeting

Amhersbturg Audit and Finance Committee Meeting - December 10, 2015 @ 6pm

A Public Meeting for the Audit and Finance Advisory Committee Meeting

Dec. 14, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council.

Dec. 14, 2015 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Dec. 17, 2015 - Heritage Committee Meeting

This is a scheduled Heritage Committee Meeting.

Dec. 21, 2015 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council.

Dec. 21, 2015 - Audit & Finance Advisory Committee Meeting

Audit & Finance Advisory Committee Meeting

Jan. 4, 2016 - Special Council Meetings - 2016 Budget

This is a Special Meeting of Council with the 2016 Budget Deliberations resuming until adjourned.

Jan. 4, 2016 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council.

Jan. 5, 2016 - Committee of Adjustment Meeting

This is a Committee of Adjustment Meeting.

Jan. 5, 2016 - Economic Development Advisory Committee Meeting

Economic Development Advisory Committee Meeting

Jan. 11, 2016 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Jan. 11, 2016 - Special Council Meeting - Planning

This is a Special Meeting of Council for a Zoning By-law Amendment @ Alma Street and Venetian Drive.

Jan. 12, 2016 - Recreation and Culture Advisory Committee Meeting

Recreation and Culture Advisory Committee Meeting

Jan. 13, 2016 - Economic Development Advisory Committee Meeting

Economic Development Advisory Committee Meeting

Jan. 18, 2016 - Special Council Meeting

This is a Special Meeting of Council.

Jan. 25, 2016 - Special In-Camera Council Meeting

This is a Special In-Camera Meeting of Council.

Jan. 25, 2016 - Regular Council Meeting

This is a Regular Meeting of Council.

Jan. 28, 2016 - Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting

Accessibility Advisory Committee Meeting

Recent News

2/4/2016

Notice of Request for Speed Limit Reduction

The Town is inviting comments from residents regarding a request to reduce the speed limit on Front Road South. read more
1/26/2016

Building Permit Fees - Notice of Public Meeting

Council will consider changes to Building Permit Fees charged under the Ontario Building Code on Tuesday February 16, 2016 at 6:00 p.m in Council Chambers. read more
1/15/2016

Approved 2016 Budget

Amherstburg Council Passes 2016 Budget. See news post for further details. read more
1/4/2016

WINTER RESIDENT REMINDER - SIDEWALK SNOW REMOVAL

WINTER RESIDENT REMINDER - SIDEWALK SNOW REMOVAL read more
12/23/2015

Take Your Best HERITAGE Shot

Amherstburg is hosting its first ever Heritage Photo Contest! read more
12/3/2015

Media Release - 2016 Budget

The Town of Amherstburg has scheduled an additional date to deliberate the 2016 Budget. read more
11/25/2015

Citizen Engagement Session

A Citizen Engagement Session has been scheduled to discuss the proposed Mardi Gras event and other events requested to be held in the Downtown core going forward. read more
11/17/2015

Proposed Amendment to Dog By-law 2012-104

Council will consider an amendment to Dog By-law 2012-104 on Monday December 14, 2015 read more
11/17/2015

Proposed 2016 Budget

Administration has presented the Proposed 2016 Budget. View the budget, see the budget deliberation schedule, and provide comments here. **NOTE THAT A PUBLIC INPUT SESSION HAS BEEN SCHEDULED AND BUDGET DELIBERATION DATES HAVE CHANGED** read more
11/10/2015

Community mourns death of Jason McLean

The Amherstburg community mourns the death of firefighter Jason McLean. read more
10/28/2015

Seeking Applications for the Accessibilty Advisory Committee

The Town is looking to fill a vacancy on this committee. read more
10/26/2015

Road Closures - Bridge & Culvert Rehabilitation Projects

The Town of Amherstburg recently awarded a contract for the rehabilitation of several culverts and bridges in Town. This work will result in road closures. read more
10/13/2015

Photo Contest Winners!

The winners of the "Take Your Best Shot at Amherstburg Photo Contest" have been selected. Results will be announced at the October 26, 2015 Council Meeting. read more
10/6/2015

Public Information Meeting - Coyotes in Urban Areas

Amherstburg residents are invited to join our friends at the Town of LaSalle for an educational and informational session about coyotes in Urban Areas. read more
10/1/2015

Regular Council Meeting on Tues. Oct. 13 has been Rescheduled

The Regular Council Meeting that was originally scheduled for Tuesday, October 13, 2015 has be moved to Wednesday, October 14, 2015. Meeting starts at 6:00pm. read more
9/25/2015

Boil Water Advisory CANCELLED on Boblo Island

A boil water advisory has ended on Boblo Island. read more
9/17/2015

Texas Road Construction Zone - Speed Advisory

The Town advises of a posted speed reduction in the Texas Road Construction Zone. read more
7/7/2015

Final Tax Notices

Your Final Tax Notice will include two levies that were recently passed by Council. read more
6/25/2015

Notice of Pesticide Use - Roadside and Sidewalk Weed Spraying Programs

Click here to see notices regarding the Roadside and Sidewalk Weed Spraying Programs read more
6/19/2015

Texas Road Reconstruction

Click here to see the construction limits for the Texas Road Reconstruction Project. read more
6/17/2015

Public Information Session - Lottery Licensing

The Town is holding a session for fundraising organizations to assist them in understanding the lottery licensing process. read more
5/29/2015

PUBLIC NOTICE! Illegal Dumping on Private or Town Property

The Town of Amherstburg By-law Division has recently been made aware of illegal dumping on Concession Roads. read more
5/13/2015

Notice of Pesticide Use

Mosquito Larviciding Program - West Nile Virus Program read more
5/13/2015

The 2015 Budget is Passed!

Click here for the final budget documents. read more
5/11/2015

Notice - Maintenance of Property

Do your part to beautify the Town! read more
4/16/2015

Advisory Regarding Coyotes

Coyotes have recently been sighted in the Town of Amherstburg, and an attack on a small dog has been reported. For more information on what to do if you see a coyote, click here. read more
4/9/2015

Dates for Budget Deliberations

Dates have been scheduled for budget deliberations. Please click here for more details. read more
3/12/2015

Revision to 2015 Council Meeting Calendar

The 2015 Council Meeting Calendar has been revised to allow for Special Meetings of Council. read more
3/10/2015

Town Wins "Municipality of the Year" Award from Festivals & Events Ontario

The Town wins this award for municipalities under 50,000 in population and shares it with the Town of Collingwood. read more
3/3/2015

The Media Comments on the Town's Financial Situation and Proposed Budget

Teresinha Medeiros from CKLW AM800 comments on Amherstburg's financial situation & the proposed budget. read more
3/3/2015

2015 Mosquito Control Program

Council has approved a mosquito nuisance control program for the Fraserville area of Town. read more
3/3/2015

Media Comments Regarding Amherstburg's Financial Situation and Proposed Budget

Teresinha Medeiros from CKLW AM800 comments on Amherstburg's financial situation & the proposed budget. read more
3/2/2015

Still Looking for Applicants for the Property Standards Committee

The deadline for accepting applications to the Property Standards Committee has been extended. read more
2/27/2015

The Proposed 2015 Budget

Administration has presented the Proposed 2015 Budget. View the budget and provide comments here. read more
2/17/2015

Budget Meetings for Public Input

Meetings will be scheduled to obtain public input regarding the proposed 2015 budget. Click here to read more. read more
1/29/2015

Time Change to Council Meetings!

Change of Start Time for Regular Meetings of Council read more
1/26/2015

Snow Removal Reminder

Snow and ice must be removed from sidewalks on highways adjacent to occupied or unoccupied premises. Click here for more information. read more
1/19/2015

Notice: Noise By-law Exemption Request

Council will consider an exemption to Noise By-law 2001-43 on Monday, January 26, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. read more
1/13/2015

2015 Dog Tags

Renew or acquire your 2015 Dog Licenses now. Please click for more information. read more
12/15/2014

Winter Resident Reminder - Sidewallk Snow Removal

Please click for more information. read more
11/21/2014

Update on the Financial Services Review

The Director of Financial Services provides an update on initiatives based on the Financial Services Review recently prepared by Deloitte LLP. read more
11/10/2014

New Council Inauguration Ceremony

Please click here for an invitation to the inauguration ceremony for the new Council. read more
10/28/2014

Essex Powerlines Public Info Session

Essex Powerlines is hosting a Public Information Session on Tuesday, November 26, 2014 to provide information regarding electricity distribution and electricity rate applications. read more
10/21/2014

Postponement of Council Meetings

The October 6 and November 3, 2014 Council meetings have been postponed due to limited municipal business on the agendas. These meetings have been rescheduled to Monday, November 17, 2014. read more
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