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Posted Monday, June 04, 2018

FlyerPosterCelebrate Our AbilitiesThe Essex County Accessibility Advisory Committee (ECAAC) is pleased to share their plans for a free community event on Saturday, June 23, 2018 at the Vollmer Recreation Complex in LaSalle. The “Celebrate our Abilities Awareness Walk” is meant to bring communities together to celebrate all abilities and raise awareness in support of the disability community.
“It is an opportunity for us to come together for a few hours and honour each other’s individuality...

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Posted Friday, December 22, 2017

The County of Essex has prepared the newest  Accessibility Plan for 2018-2022  and we welcome public input and feedback as it helps to identify areas where changes need to be considered and ways in which we can improve facilities, goods and services. If you would like to share any comments about the draft plan or about accessibility in general, please contact the Accessibility Coordinator for the County of Essex by:
Phone: 519-776-6441, ext. 1330
TTY: 1-877-624-4832
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Posted Monday, September 25, 2017

Accessibility Workshop Poster  
The Essex County Accessibility Advisory Committee is pleased to present
the 2017 Accessibility Workshop, featuring
The ‘Unstoppable’ Tracy Schmitt
  The Essex County Accessibility Advisory Committee (ECAAC) is pleased to present the 2017 Accessibility Workshop on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at the Heritage Park Alliance Church in LaSalle, Ontario.
This year the program features both a keynote and an interactive session...

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Posted Tuesday, June 27, 2017

The County of Essex is pleased to share that our Pedestrian Crossover (PXO) is complete. This is the first PXO in Essex County and it is located on CR #11 (Walker Road) between Highway #3 and South Talbot Road in order to allow pedestrians to cross the road. 
As of January 1st, 2016, a new law was introduced under Bill 31: Making Ontario’s Roads Safer Act. This law allows municipal road authorities to install pedestrian crossovers (PXOs) on low-speed and low-volume...

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Posted Monday, May 15, 2017

Community organizations have come together to shed light on the issue of opioid abuse among adolescents in Windsor-Essex County. The purpose of this event is to  increase awareness, share information, and provide opportunities for education  on this matter. If you are a parent, grandparent, guardian, caregiver, coach or teacher, you can have an impactful influence on the youth in your life. It is crucial for the community to come together to start a conversation on ...
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