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Tillsonburg Update - April 14

Posted on Thursday April 14, 2022

Summer Job Opportunities

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

  • Summer Student, Parks and Cemetery
  • Summer Student, Corporate Services/ Clerk’s Office
  • Summer Student, Customer Service Representative – Lake Lisgar Waterpark
  • Summer Student, Summer Day Camp Leadhand
  • Summer Student, Museum Curatorial Assistant
  • Summer Student, Museum Event and Tourism Coordinator
  • Summer Student, Youth Leader
  • Summer Student, Youth Leader in Training
  • Summer Student, Health Club Attendant

Visit careers.tillsonburg.ca for full details.


Transfer Station Hours

The Transfer Station (50 Newell Road) is open!

Large Item Depot

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

Yard Waste Depot

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

Visit www.tillsonburg.ca/transferstation to learn more about acceptable items.

Spring Building Projects

Planning a spring home improvement or backyard project? Save time and money by checking out the online “Doing it Right” guides at www. tillsonburg.ca/build before you begin.

“Doing It Right” guides are available for:

  • Decks
  • Fences
  • Garages (Detached)
  • Pools
  • Sheds
  • Basement Bedroom Windows

Building department staff are also available by phone at 519-688-3009 ext 4600 or by contacting building@tillsonburg.ca.

New T:GO In-Town Route & Stops Coming April 19

Have you heard? T:GO In-Town transit is adding new stops to enhance service along Tillson Ave., North St., Concession St. W. and Quarter Town Line beginning April 19.

Do you have student in high school? Please note that the schedule has been revised to ensure that Glendale High School students can use T:GO and arrive on time for morning classes!

Learn more about the upcoming changes, including schedules and maps at www.tillsonburg.ca/tgo.


Municipal Election 2022:

Thinking about running in the municipal or school board election on October 24, 2022? Wondering if you’re eligible to vote? Get many of your election questions answered by visiting www.tillsonburg.ca/ election2022

Topics covered include:

  • Who can vote
  • How to get on the voters’ list
  • Who can be a candidate
  • How to become a candidate

You will also find helpful candidate and voter guides published by the Ministry of Municipal Affairs.

Employment Opportunities

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

  • Parks and Cemetery Operator I (Contract)
  • Apprentice Powerline Technician
  • Building and Bylaw Enforcement Supervisor
  • Assistant Chief, Fire Prevention and Training
  • Lifeguard/Instructor

Visit careers.tillsonburg.ca for full details.

New Spring/Summer Recreation Guide

A new season means new opportunities to get active! The new Recreation Guide is now available. Register early to avoid disappointment.


Variable Garbage and Recycling Collection Times

Residents are reminded that garbage and recycling must be set out by 7:00 a.m. in order to avoid any missed collections or interruptions in service. Collection times are not guaranteed and may vary from week to week.

Learn more about how to prepare your garbage and recycling for collection at www.wasteline.ca

Tillsonburg 1872: The Story of Incorporation

The Pratt Gallery at Annandale National Historic site has a brand new exhibit celebrating Tillsonburg’s journey from hamlet on the Otter to incorporated town. Open until August 28, 2022.

Coffee with the Clerks

Our 150th programming continues! Join past Town Clerk/CAO Dave Morris (30+ years) and current Town Clerk Michelle Smibert to learn more about the role of municipal staff in the Town of Tillsonburg.

When:  Wednesday, May 4, 2002 from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Where: Annandale National Historic Site, 30 Tillson Ave.

Cost: By Donation


Bee Day Workshop*

Come learn how to make a beeswax candle. Supplies and instruction included.

Where: Annandale National Historic Site, 30 Tillson Ave.

When: Friday, May 20, 2002 frin 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Cost: $20 plus tax

*Register online or by calling 519.842.2294