Category Archives: Clarkson

Deadline to Become a Nominated Candidate in the Municipal Election is this Friday

Thinking about running in the City of Mississauga’s 2018 Municipal Election? If so, you must complete the nomination form and hand it in before this Friday, July 27 at 2 p.m.

The City is accepting applications for Mayor, Ward Councillors and School Board Trustees.  The filing fee is $200 for Mayor and $100 for Councillor and Trustee.  Candidates must hand in their completed forms in person to the Office of the City Clerk at the Mississauga Civic Centre. Those applying for Mayor and Ward Councillor must also provide 25 endorsements from eligible voters in Mississauga. All forms and other information can be found online at mississaugavotes.ca/infoforcandidates.

Nominations for Peel Regional Chair must be made at the office for the Region of Peel.  Candidates applying for Peel Regional Chair must also provide 25 endorsements from eligible voters in Peel Region. All forms and other information can be found online at http://www.peelregion.ca/elections/become-a-candidate.asp.

For a full list of candidates, visit MississaugaVotes.ca/infoforvoters/whosrunning. A final list of all candidates running will be made available on Monday, July 30.

City Completes Aerial Spray Program

Today, the City of Mississauga completed the final application for the Aerial Spray Program, which began on May 23. Over six days, the City conducted two applications of the spray in affected areas that targeted fall cankerworm and gypsy moth caterpillars on both City and private property.

During this year’s program, the City sprayed more than 22 Mississauga neighbourhoods throughout six Wards. The spray area consisted of 1,940 hectares(4,794 acres) of land equivalent to roughly 1,552 football fields.

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The Walk to Fight Arthritis

The Walk to Fight Arthritis is happening in over 40 locations on June 4, 2017. The Walk has raised over $8 million to date in the last seven years and is hosted each year to spread awareness and promote understanding about arthritis. The funds raised during the Walk help to fund imperative scientific research and each dollar brings us one step closer to finding a cure.

Address: Lakeside Park, 2268 Lakeshore Rd W, Mississauga
Route Options: 1km and 5km
Registration Open: 9:00 a.m.
Walk Start Time: 10:00 a.m.
Contact: Lori Riddell
Phone: 647.461.0743
Email: 
mississaugawalktofightarthritis@arthritis.ca

Website: walktofightarthritis.ca 

BRADLEY MUSEUM – 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

The Bradley Museum is celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2017 and  the Museums of Mississauga would like to take the opportunity to say “thank you” to the volunteers, staff, residents and partners that have supported the Museums over the past 50 years.   The event will include an official ceremony at 11 am with honoured guest Mayor Bonnie Crombie, Ward 2 Councillor Karen Ras, Heritage Mississauga, The Friends of the Museums of Mississauga, Culture Division and The Peel Aboriginal Network.

There will be a cake cutting with old fashioned lemonade, an exhibition of dresses from the past 50 years, activities, games and crafts for the whole family.

Event begins at 10 a.m. with cake cutting and speeches at 11:00 a.m.

Please RSVP through Event brite or call Kelly Kubik, Community Program Supervisor at 905-615-4860 X 2111

Saturday, 24 June 2017 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM (EDT)