Tillsonburg Community Update

Appears every Thursday in the Norfolk and Tillsonburg News

Employment Opportunities 

The Town of Tillsonburg is currently hiring for the following positions: 

  • Facility Attendant 
  • Facilities Custodian 
  • Operations Regulatory Affairs Officer 

Visit careers.tillsonburg.ca for full details. 


Request for Proposal 

RFP 2022-016
Services of a Professional Consultant to Assist with the Review of Population, Household and Employment Forecasts 

Housekeeping Services for Tillsonburg Facilities 

Visit tillsonburg.bidsandtenders.ca for full details.


Municipal Election 2022: All Candidates Debate 

Tillsonburg District Chamber of Commerce will host an All Candidates Debate on Wednesday, October 12 at 6:00 p.m. at the Tillsonburg Community Centre Lions Auditorium (45 Hardy Ave.). 


Public Information Centre for Kinsmen Bridge Replacement 

The Town of Tillsonburg has retained the services of Planmac Engineering Inc. to undertake the Detail Design for the replacement of Kinsmen Bridge. 

A Public Information Centre (PIC) will be held during this study to provide the public with the opportunity to discuss the project and provide input to the Project Team. 


September 30
6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. 


Tillsonburg Community Centre (Lions Auditorium) 
45 Hardy Avenue 


Room rentals are available 

Planning a special event or need meeting space for your community group? The Town of Tillsonburg can assist you. Choose from a variety of locations including the second floor program room at Annandale NHS. 

For rental rates and booking details, call 519- 688-3009 ext. 4213 (Museum) or ext. 4223 (Community Centre). 


Municipal Election 2022 

The next municipal election will be held October 24, 2022. The nomination period has now closed. The official list of certified candidates has been posted online. 

View this list and learn more about the election by visiting www.tillsonburg.ca/election2022 


Transfer Station Hours 

The Transfer Station (50 Newell Road) is open to serve you! 

Large Item Depot 

  • Open Saturdays 
  • 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM 

Yard Waste Depot 

  • Monday to Saturday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM (until September 30) 

Visit www.tillsonburg.ca/transferstation for full details. 


Website improvements planned 

Please be advised that the Town of Tillsonburg has begun transitioning to a new website content management system. During the coming weeks, some forms and functions on www.tillsonburg. ca may temporarily not work as expected. 

If you encounter difficulties and require assistance, please contact the Customer Service Centre at 519.688.3009. Your patience and understanding is appreciated. 


Citizen of the Year Nominations 

Each year the Town of Tillsonburg recognizes an individual who makes an outstanding contribution to the Town of Tillsonburg, with no expectation of personal gain. Nominations for Citizen of the Year are received on an annual basis. Volunteering of personal time and talent towards the betterment of our community are hallmarks of this award. Nominees can be recommended either for outstanding contributions to the community in the past year, or over a number of years. 

The Town of Tillsonburg’s Cultural, Heritage and Special Awards Advisory Committee will review all nominations, giving consideration to: 

  • The length and impact of service 
  • The uniqueness of the nominee’s efforts 
  • The extent to which the nominee supports and involves other people 
  • The challenges and/or barriers the nominee has overcome in order to contribute. 

Learn more and submit your nomination today at www.tilllsonburg.ca/citizen 


Dead End Flushing 

Please be advised that dead end flushing will be conducted in the following areas 

October 3-7, 2022 

  • All dead ends North of Concession St 

October 10-14, 2022 

  • All dead ends South of Concession St 

Flushing will begin each morning at 8:00 a.m. and conclude by 3:00 p.m. Discolouring may occur in the watermains as a result. Running cold water will help clear your household lines.If discolouring continues beyond a three-day period, please contact Customer Service at 519.688.3009. 


Small Wonders Art Show & Sale 

Annandale NHS and Oxford Creative Connections Inc. present this fall art show and sale, featuring unique, small holiday gifts. All pieces of art are no larger than 12 by 14 inches. Plus, 20% of the sales go to the  Annandale House Trust. 


September 10 to October 30 


Pratt Gallery, Annandale NHS 


Community Swims 

Bring the family and enjoy quality time together in the indoor pool! 



12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

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