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Get on Board the Mississauga Transitway

Over the next 30 years, the GTHA’s population will increase by approximately 4 million people, which will impact traffic volumes and traffic congestion throughout the region and across the city.  The City, along with the Federal and Provincial Governments is making important investments in public transit infrastructure to mitigate traffic congestion and provide residents with …

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New Five-Year Transit Plan

The City has developed a new five-year transit plan, from 2016-2020, in consultation with the residents of Mississauga.  The new plan is called MiWay 5 and will focus on transit expansion and the development of light rail transit along Hurontario Street.  The plan will shift Mississauga’s transit system from a design that emanates from City …

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Support Your Mississauga Steelheads

“Old man winter” is back in town, but this also means that hockey season is in full swing! What better way to enjoy hockey season than to catch an exciting Mississauga Steelheads game, where you can see the stars of tomorrow play great hockey today. The Mississauga Steelheads are Mississauga’s premiere junior hockey team, who …

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Family Skate & New Year Levee

On behalf of myself and my Staff, Anita A. Solomon and Kimberly Duarte, I would like to wish you and your family all the very best in 2016, and I look forward to serving you.  I hope you had a relaxing and enjoyable holiday season as well. If you’re looking for a fun way to …

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2016 Ward 11 New Year’s Open House- January 23, 2016 @10am

The New Year will soon be upon us, and if you and your family are looking for a fun New Year’s celebration, where you can get to know your fellow neighbours in the Ward 11 community, bring everyone down to my 2016 New Year’s Open House at the Kinsmen Centre!  Join me, my Staff, and …

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2016 Mississauga Steelheads’ War of the Wards

If you and your family enjoy exciting sports, look no further than your Mississauga Steelheads!  Catching a Steelheads game is a great way for you to see some talented future NHL stars play great hockey!   If you and your family would like to catch some great Steelheads hockey, be sure to come down to …

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Be in the Know about Snow

The winter season is now upon us, which means that snow may be on its way as well.  When the snow falls, make sure you are in the know about the snow.  The City uses a priority route system to clear and salt roads, bus stops, priority sidewalks and pedestrian crossings.  There are a number …

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Ward 11 Community Office Hours

You are invited to join Mayor Bonnie Crombie and I for Community Office Hours in Ward 11. Community Office Hours have been held in each Mississauga Ward with Mayor Crombie and each Ward Councillor. The details for the Ward 11 Community Office Hours are as follows: DATE: Wednesday, December 2, 2015 TIME: 6:00PM – 8:00PM …

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Recycle Batteries at City Libraries and Community Centres

If you’re looking for a place to dispose of your used batteries, you can now conveniently recycle single use (non-rechargeable) batteries (A, AA, AAA, AAAA, C cell, D cell, 4.5-volt, 9-volt) by dropping them off at bins located near customer service areas in each of the City’s Libraries and Community Centres. Residents are asked to …

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Mississauga Home to Raptors 905

Mississauga is now home to the new Toronto Raptors’ NBA Development League team.  The new team is called the Raptors 905 and they will play their home games at the City’s Hershey Centre.  The NBA D League is the NBA’s official minor league that prepares players, coaches, officials, trainers, etc. for the NBA.  The D …

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