Tillsonburg Update - January 25 2024

Bid Opportunities

  • RFP 2023-015
    Design, Supply & Install of Pickleball Courts (3) and Resurfacing of Existing Tennis Courts (3)

  • 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:

  • Crossing Guard
  • GIS Technician/ Transit Coordinator

Visit careers.tillsonburg.ca for full position details.


Electrical Safety Awareness Survey

Tillsonburg Hydro is currently running Electrical Safety Awareness Survey (ESA). The Ontario Energy Board requires all local distribution companies to conduct this customer survey every two years. The survey is being conducted by Advanis and will run from January 8 - March 8, 2024.

If you receive a call, please take a moment to provide your feedback. Your participation is appreciated.


Winter Recycling and Waste Collection Reminders

For the safety of your waste collector, never put your waste on top of a snowbank. Please place it on level ground.

Position all waste collection containers within 1 metre, or no more than 3 feet, from the roadway.

Keep sidewalks clear of waste containers for the safety of pedestrians and out of the way of any maintenance equipment, like plows.

Learn more at www.wasteline.ca


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.


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.


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


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


Frosty Night Out 

Join us for a FREE family event at the J.L. Scott McLean Outdoor Rink with outdoor skating, games, music and prizes! 
Hot chocolate and treats sponsored by
Tim Hortons Broadway.
When: January 29
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

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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