Welcome to Ajax
Ajax has many attractive attributes including the largest waterfront parkland in the Greater Toronto Area, a diverse housing stock, excellent public transit, a large regional shopping centre, and easy access to Highway 401 which runs through the centre of town. Downtown Ajax centred at Harwood Avenue and Bayly Street is presently being revitalized with the addition of a new 30,000 square foot Central Library which is being built adjacent to the Ajax Town Hall. A new Civic Square will also be constructed next to the library.
The Town of Ajax is home to over 70,000 residents. Major employers include: Ajax Textile, AEG Bayly Engineering, Daimler- Chrysler Canada, Dupont Paintplas, and Volkswagen Canada. The Durham Centre Shopping Complex and the Rouge Valley Ajax and Pickering Health Centre are also major employers in this town.