2015 Designated Heritage Property Grant Program is Open

  If you own a designated heritage property in Mississauga, you are eligible to apply for grant funding to help with the repair, restoration, and conservation costs associated with your property. Matching grants from $500 to $5,000 are available for general conservation and from $500 to $10,000 for the repair or restoration of structural elements. …

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New Standards for Leash Free Zones in Mississauga

City Council recently approved changes to Mississauga’s Leash-Free Zones to keep them safe for users. Anyone walking more than four dogs at one time, up to a limit of eight dogs, in one of Mississauga’s Leash-Free Zones will need to apply for a permit from the City of Mississauga. This permit must be visible while …

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Read the latest Ward 11 E-Newsletter!

Catch up on the latest Ward 11 news by reading this month’s E-Newsletter!  Click on the image below to read the E-Newsletter…

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Don’t Forget to Choose Your Peel Waste Carts!

As you may already know, beginning the week of January 4, 2016, the Region of Peel will be changing to a cart-based, bi-weekly waste collection program. The following changes will occur to your waste collection under this new program: • Garbage and organics will be picked up one week • Recycling and organics will be …

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2015 City and Region Budgets

This year, residents will see a 2.2 per cent increase on their total tax bill.  This means an increase of $92 on a home assessed at $479,000 or $19.30 per $100,000 of assessment.  The 2015 City budget includes a $694.8 million operating budget, which is used to deliver services like transit, parks, forestry, recreation, roads …

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Mississauga Steelheads’ War of the Wards!

If you and your family enjoy action-packed sports, look no further than your Mississauga Steelheads! Catching a Steelheads game is a great way for you and your family to see some future NHL stars play some great hockey! If you and your family would like to catch some great Steelheads hockey, check out the 2015 …

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March Break Fun in the City!

I know your kids must be really excited for their upcoming March Break holiday and all the great fun they will have this year! If you are looking for some fun and exciting activities for your kids this summer, consider enrolling them in the City of Mississauga’s high quality March Break camps. There are over …

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March Break Fun at Mississauga Libraries!

There are also lots of exciting things happening at our Mississauga Libraries this March Break, and your kids should definitely not miss out!  March Break programming is offered from March 16 – March 21, 2015. You must register for all March Break programming at Mississauga Libraries. Registration begins February 14, 2015, so don’t delay! You …

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Family Day Fun for Everyone!

If you and your family are looking to have some family fun on Family Day, look no further than the City of Mississauga’s great Family Day programming, which will be offered throughout the day on Monday, February 16, 2015.  The City’s Family Day programming is all FREE of charge, so be sure to check it …

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National Flag Day Celebration

Join MP Brad Butt and Councillor Carlson for a special celebration at the Streetsville Village Square to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Canadian Flag. Refreshments will be provided. The National Flag Day Celebration event details are as follows: 50th Anniversary of the Canadian Flag National Flag Day Celebration Sunday, February 15, 2015 1pm-2:30pm Streetsville …

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