Tillsonburg Update - February 1 2024

Bid Opportunities

RFP 2023-014
Engineering Consulting Services for Development of VIP Phase 2

Visit tillsonburg.bidsandtenders.ca for full details.


Employment Opportunities

The Town of Tillsonburg is currently hiring:

  • Assistant Lifeguard/Instructor
  • Customer Service Representative Aquatics
  • Health Club Attendant
  • Instructor/Lifeguard
  • Summer Student - Lead Hand Camp
  • Youth Leader - Summer Camp
  • Youth Leader in Training

Visit careers.tillsonburg.ca for full position details.


Volunteer Opportunities

The Town of Tillsonburg is looking for high school students who need community service hours! Volunteers are needed to assist at our Family Day events at the Community Centre and Annandale National Historic Site on Monday, February 19th, 2024. Contact Kathleen Watkin (kwatkin@tillsonburg.ca) or Melanie Corbett (mcorbett@tillsonburg) by February 5 if you’re interested.


Names shortlisted for new Northcrest subdivision parks

The Town of Tillsonburg has narrowed down the list of names under consideration for two new parks in the Northcrest subdivision. The following names are under still consideration and are now being presented to the public for comment:

  • Doug Wilson Park
  • Perry Gosso Park
  • Weston Family Park

Comments/concerns may be emailed to clerks@tillsonburg.ca. All comments must be received no later than February 17, 2024.


Winter Parking Restrictions

On-street parking is not permitted 2:00 AM to 6:00 AM from November 15 to March 31.

Learn more about winter road and sidewalk maintenance, including snow removal priorities, at www.tillsonburg.ca/snow


Additional Residential Units Open House

Are you thinking about building an Additional Residential Unit (ARU) on your property?

With the recent changes enacted under Bill 23, a maximum of two ARUs are permitted on each lot that has a single detached, semi-detached or townhouse dwelling.

Information Session/Open House
Wednesday, February 7
6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Tillsonburg Community Centre
Lions Den
45 Hardy Ave.

You can also learn more about the process for adding Additional Residential Units to your property at www.tillsonburg.ca/aru


Volunteer Achievement Awards

The Tillsonburg Volunteer Achievement Awards recognize individuals who make significant, sustained contributions to the community as a volunteer. Volunteer Achievement Awards are given for unpaid contributions in the following four categories:

  • Sports, recreation and education
  • Arts, culture and heritage
  • Seniors and youth
  • Civic

Nominations can be submitted at any time. Four recipients will be selected each year.
The Cultural, Heritage and Special Awards Advisory Committee will review all nominations.

Visit www.tillsonburg.ca/volunteeraward to learn more about the award criteria and submit your nomination.


Property Tax Due Dates

Attention all property owners in the Town of Tillsonburg. 2024 Interim Property Tax payments are due:

February 22, 2024
May 23, 2024

Learn more about how to pay your property taxes at www.tillsonburg.ca/taxes.


Valentine’s Day Card Workshop

Create 1940s inspired Valentine’s Day Cards inspired by cards in the Museum’s collection. All materials and supplies are provided. 
Pre-registration required.
When: February 8
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Cost: $24.00 (taxes included)
For full details, visit www.tillsonburg.ca/annandale

Family Day Fun & Games

Visit Annandale NHS and museum on Family Day, and participate in family games, guided tours, crafts and the popular scavenger hunt!
When: February 19
10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Cost: By donation

Upcoming Free Skates

February 11
1:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Community Arena
Presented by Martinrea

February 25
1:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Community Arena
Presented by MyMotors.ca


Family Fun Day in February

Mark your calendar for Family Day fun on February 19. You won’t want to miss this free all-ages event featuring:

  • Family skate (all day)
  • Magic shows
  • Popcorn and cotton candy
  • Reptile Meet and Greet
  • Family Dance Classes
  • Bouncy Castles and Games
  • Face Painting and Balloon Making
  • Hot chocolate and snacks

For details visit www.tillsonburg.ca/familyday

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