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Local Government Week

local government week 2023





Celebrate Local Government Week in Lincoln! 

Every year, municipalities across Ontario celebrate Local Government Week during the third week of October to increase public awareness of the important roles local governments play in our communities. This year, Local Government Week is October 16 – 20.

We invite community members to partake in this important event. Here's what's happening! 


Mayor for a Day

Are you a high school student in the Town of Lincoln? Do you have innovative ideas that can make a real difference in our community?

Enter our contest to become "Mayor for a Day" for the Town of Lincoln! 

This is your chance to shine and make a positive impact on your town! At the same time, you'll gain invaluable insights into the workings of our local government.

Colouring Contest 

Children 12 and under are invited to enter our Colouring Contest to celebrate 2023 Local Government Week in Lincoln. 

Three participants will be selected and entries will be displayed at Town Hall.*

    *No personal information will be made visible on the displayed artwork other than the child’s first name and age on the front.

    Learn more about Local Government

    Follow us on social media during #LocalGovWeek to learn more about the services the Town of Lincoln provides. Learn about our municipal history through our fascinating historical posts throughout the week. 

    Explore videos featuring each department within the Town of Lincoln, showcasing the significance of local governance and the pivotal roles each department plays in delivering high-quality services to our residents.

    Watch the YouTube videos!

    From the archives!