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2021 Spooktacular Scavenger Hunt

The Streetsville BIA is happy to announce that the Spooktacular Scavenger Hunt is back for 2021! Participants will be able to download a map and hunt for spooky decals hidden throughout the Village.   Submit your completed map for your chance to win 1 of 50 Halloween treat baskets!  For more information about this event, …

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Second Line West Fitness Trail

The City is proposing fitness improvements to the multi-use trail at Second Line West between Sombrero Way and Donway Drive (Ward 11). The fitness improvements are funded, in part, by the Government of Canada and will be completed in 2022. The fitness trail will span under 1 km and include the following features: Bench fitness …

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Credit Meadows Park Expansion

The City is expanding Credit Meadows (Ward 11) to the north, connecting the park with the former Harris Lands.  This expansion will provide new park space, trails and two pedestrian bridges and is supported by the Credit River Park Strategy (2013). Public engagement for the park was completed as part of the Credit River Park Strategy (2013). …

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Apply for the Windrow Snow Clearing Program

Adults 65 years or older, or those with a physical disability can apply for windrow snow clearing this winter. Apply online or in-person by November 12, 2021. A windrow is the pile of snow left at the bottom of a driveway after a plow clears the road. The City offers a driveway windrow clearing program …

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‘Twas the Bite Before Christmas Breakfast

‘Twas the Bite Before Christmas Mississauga will be hosting a Breakfast in Streetsville at Cuchulainn’s Irish Pub in support of Eden Food for Change. The event details are as follows:  Breakfast in StreetsvilleSaturday, November 27, 20218:00 AM  11:00 AMCuchulainn’s Irish Pub158 Queen Street SouthMississauga, ON, L5M 2P4Canada  ‘Twas the Bite Before Christmas Foundation aims to bring the …

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2021 Christmas in the Village

Santa Claus is coming to town, so mark your calendars! The Streetsville BIA’s fabulous Christmas in the Village festival, will take place on Saturday November 27th and Sunday November 28th. The event details are as follows:  Christmas in the VillageSaturday November 27th and Sunday November 28th 202110am-6pmStreetsville Village Square  Be sure to stop by this great celebration, which will feature …

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Mississauga Seeking Public Feedback for an Urban Hen Program

The City of Mississauga is launching an online survey on July 12 to determine if residents are receptive of a city-wide Urban Hen Program. The survey is part of consultations already underway for the development of an Urban Agriculture Strategy. The strategy will help identify the City’s role in supporting efforts to increase urban-scale food …

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Eden Food for Change Satellite Food Bank in Streetsville

Eden Food for Change has opened a new satellite Food Bank in Streetsville. Located behind Streetsville United Church at 274 Queen St. S., the satellite location is open on a weekly basis on Wednesdays between the hours of 2 to 5 p.m. The satellite location was made possible by many community donors, including the Rotary Club …

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2021 Budget Approved

2021 Tax ImpactProperty taxes in Mississauga are used to fund services provided by the City of Mississauga, the Region of Peel and the Government of Ontario for the Ministry of Education. Of every property tax dollar, 36 per cent goes to the City; the rest is divided between the Region of Peel at 45 per …

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2021 Property Tax Deferral Program Available for Eligible Mississauga Property Owners

A 2021 Property Tax Deferral program will allow eligible property owners to apply to defer their property tax payments until December 15, 2021. The application-based program will allow eligible residential and business property owners to apply to defer their property tax payments in 2021. As of January 1, 2021, all regular property tax billings, collections, …

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