Budget Committee Considers New and Increased Fees and Charges for 2021

Budget Committee considered new and increased fees and charges for 2021 Changes include the following: Recreation fees have a proposed base increase of 3 per cent. Some programs, such as advanced aquatics leadership courses, have recommended an above average increase due to increased operating costs and certification fees. Transportation and Works has introduced two new …

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Reduction in Social Gathering Limits to 10 Indoors and 25 Outdoors

The City of Mississauga will be enforcing the reduction in social gathering limits to 10 people indoors and 25 people outdoors as announced by the Government of Ontario, in effect as of today. The amended provincial orders under the Reopening Ontario (A Flexible Response to COVID-19) Act, 2020 include: Functions Parties Dinners Gatherings BBQs wedding receptions held in private residences …

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Select City Services Now Open

As part of the City’s phased and controlled reopening plans, some limited City services are now available in-person, by appointment only: Marriage licenses – Book appointment online here. Service provided at Civic Centre (300 City Centre Dr.). Mobile licensing – Book appointment online here. Service provided at Mavis North Yard (3235 Mavis Rd.). Business licensing – Book appointment online …

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Council and Committee Schedules Resume

Council and Committee meetings resume a regular schedule effective September 8, 2020 as approved at the August 5, 2020 meeting of Council. Advisory Committees and Committee of Adjustment will be meeting virtually until further notice.Virtual or in-person participation will be available for the following meetings: Audit Committee Budget Committee Council General Committee Planning and Development Committee All Council and Committee …

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Mississauga Library Set to Reopen Locations for Limited Service

On September 15, most Mississauga Library locations will open to provide limited services. Frank McKechnie Library will continue to offer curbside holds pickup until its renovations are completed in mid-October.Hours of operation and select services are being made available in a way that protects public and staff health and safety. Library visits are limited to a one-hour maximum …

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New Amendments to Noise Control By-Law

The City of Mississauga is taking action to address vehicle noise after Council approved a proposed amendment to the Noise Control By-law. The amended by-law will prohibit anyone from making unnecessary noise in both stationary and moving motor vehicles. This includes unreasonable noise caused by sounding a horn, playing loud music from their vehicle, revving an engine …

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Mississauga Allocated $46 million from Province of Ontario Economic Response – COVID-19

The Province of Ontario announced Phase 1 of funding as part of the Safe Restart Agreement between the Federal government and the Provinces and Territories.Mississauga Allocations for Phase 1 $46.083M Mississauga – Phase 1 Funding – $14.997M to help municipalities respond to local priorities Mississauga – Phase 1 Transit Funding – $31.086M to keep the …

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Be Safe, Be Seen, Be Courteous: Brush Up on Mississauga’s Trail Etiquette

As Mississauga continues to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, its trails are seeing even more traffic than normal, with residents looking to get outdoors and get some exercise while practising physical distancing. The City’s network of shared pathways and trails is expansive, contains many hidden gems and provides pedestrians and cyclists alike with opportunities to visit Mississauga landmarks …

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City of Mississauga Enters Stage 3 of Province’s Reopening Plan

July 31, 2020 Please be advised that following the Government of Ontario’s announcement this week, Mississauga, as part of the Region of Peel, has been given the green light to enter Stage 3 of Ontario’s Framework for Reopening Our Province today, Friday, July 31. Stage 3 brings new restrictions on social gatherings. The limit on indoor gatherings …

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2020 Streetsville Santa Claus Parade Cancellation

The Streetsville Santa Claus Parade Committee is saddened to announce that Santa wants everyone safe and healthy, so right now that means he will have to stay home to work in the North Pole!   Due to the current COVID19 conditions and future uncertainty, The Parade Committee will not be able to proceed with a Streetsville …

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