2024-2027 Strategic Plan

A Message from the EOWC

The process of building a strong and prosperous Eastern Ontario is never finished. As united advocates of our region’s continued growth and success, the Eastern Ontario Wardens’ Caucus (EOWC) is dedicated to addressing key priorities that shape the future of our communities and the people who live there. We thank municipal elected officials and staff that continue to guide and contribute to the plan’s priorities and serve the region.


The EOWC elevates Eastern Ontario through collaborative leadership, innovative solutions, and sustainable development for a prosperous and connected future.


The respected voice of Eastern Ontario that ignites a vibrant, thriving and inclusive region through strategic municipal partnerships and advocacy.

Value Statements


We lead with courage and integrity, and are committed to respectful and strategic engagement.

Collaboration and Partnerships

We strive to develop strong relationships that amplify a diversity of ideas, resources, expertise, and assets to realize meaningful outcomes.

Evidence-Based and Solutions Driven

We ground our work in thorough research, evidence and local experience to ignite impactful collective action.


We recognize our role as leaders of a diverse population and are dedicated to an approach that is inclusive of our community members.

Respect for Rural and Small Urban

We promote the inherent value of our rural communities and are commited to protecting our welcoming heritage, natural environment and quality of life.

Strategic Priorities

Infrastructure iconInfrastructure

The Foundation for Local Prosperity

Housing iconHousing

The Backbone of Thriving and Supportive Communities

Health Care iconHealth Care

The Engine for Healthy and Resilient Communities

Organizational Impact iconStrengthening Our Organizational Impact

The Value of the EOWC’s Voice

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