Front of Yonge Township formed a Community Development Committee in 2010 to promote the area as a great place to live, work and visit. Meetings are held monthly.  Since its formation, the committee has made a number of recommendations to Council, and has taken a lead role in a number of projects, including:
  • First Impressions’ Community Exchange
  • Branding and Marketing Plan
  • Community Profile
  • Business Assessment Survey, Gap Analysis
  • New Business Information Guide
  • Website redevelopment
  • Economic Development Action Plan

Since the beginning of the 2022 – 2026 term of Council, the committee has taken a lead role in a number of projects and events, including:

  • Organizing annual events throughout the year (Paddle Poker Run, AgriCulture, etc.)
  • Preparing and distributing Seniors Activity Kits
  • Organizing Seniors Paint Parties
  • Development of a community survey to gauge preferred communications & activities from Township residents
  • Supporting community partners, including Front of Yonge Elementary School’s “Happiness Project” and Thousand Islands Parkway Trail Advisory Committee’s “Winter Walking Challenge

The Committee is always looking for new members. If you are interested in becoming a member, please contact the Township Office at 613-923-2251 or email

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