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the heritage centre building in early summer
Friday, June 18, 2021

Zekelman Foundation Supports Kids’ Learning at Heritage & Conservation Centre

Essex – The Stephanie and Barry Zekelman Foundation, which made the lead donation to the Heritage and Conservation Centre at the John R. Park Homestead Conservation Area, has made another…

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Thursday, June 17, 2021

Essex Region Conservation Authority Meeting

Essex Region –The Essex Region Conservation Authority (ERCA) will hold its regularly scheduled Board of Directors’ meeting digitally on Thursday, June 17 at 6:00 pm. Agenda items include: Conservation Ontario:…

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Holiday Beach
Friday, June 11, 2021

Essex Region – With lake levels beginning to recede, the beach at Holiday Beach reopens for swimming this weekend. “For the past three years, unprecedented lake levels resulted in such…

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the heritage centre building in early summer
Friday, June 11, 2021

Toldo Foundation Supports Outdoor Learning with new Classroom

Photo: The John R. Park Homestead Heritage Centre is expected to open in the coming month   Essex– Learners of all ages will be able to better connect with nature…

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Monday, June 7, 2021

Service Disruption: John R. Park Homestead Parking Lot

Please note that the parking lot of the John R. Park Homestead will be closed from Thursday, June 10 – Monday, June 14 for re-grading.

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Thursday, May 20, 2021

Service Disruption: Harrow Rotary Community Entrance

Please note that due to construction, the Harrow Rotary Community Entrance to the Chrysler Canada Greenway is expected to be closed until approximately June 25, 2021. Parking as available at…

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Thursday, May 13, 2021

Service Disruption: Cypher Systems Group Greenway

Service Disruption:  The Cypher Systems Group Greenway from South Talbot Rd North to Regent Cres will be closed until the construction of  South Talbot Rd North is completed, which is…

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Drinking Water Protection Zone sign
Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Essex Region Source Protection Authority Releases 2020 Annual Progress Reports

The 2020 Annual Progress Report uses a Provincially approved template to summarize the progress made toward implementing the 50 policies contained in the Essex Region Source Protection Plan (SPP) from the time…

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selfie image of a tree planting project
Thursday, April 29, 2021

ERCA planting 125,000 trees this spring

Essex Region – The Essex Region will become a little greener in the coming weeks. With some modifications to planting practices to ensure safety, ERCA is gearing up to reforest…

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a wooded forest trail
Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Program and Facility Update

Windsor/Essex –  With the Province of Ontario’s State of Emergency in effect, Essex Region Conservation confirms the following adjustments to our programs and facilities: All essential services including our Flood…

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