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City Recognizes Invasive Species Awareness Week by Sharing Continued Efforts on Invasive Species Management

By Events, Issues, Resources, Ward 1

February 18, 2021

The City of Mississauga is recognizing Invasive Species Awareness Week from February 21 to 27, 2021. The week encourages residents to care for their local environments by learning more about invasive species in their community. Throughout the week, the City will also share information about its Invasive Species Management Plan and Implementation Strategy (ISMP&IS). Read More

Upcoming Snowfall Event

By Events, Issues, Resources, Ward 1

February 18, 2021

Our forecasts show up to 20cm of snow coming with the event that should start later this morning.  Please give our snow removal teams space to work, be patient and do not leave cars parked on the street during snow fall events. Be sure to keep an eye on my website for up to date news about parking permits during snow fall events.

City of Mississauga on Track to Support Local Cultural and Community Groups with up to $4 Million in Grant Funding

By Covid-19, Events, Issues, Resources, Ward 1

February 17, 2021

Cultural and Community groups throughout Mississauga will benefit from $4 million in grant funding as approved by Mississauga City Council today. Seventy-five groups, including 12 groups previously approved for multi-year funding, were recommended in a staff report to receive financial support from the City for 2021. Funding will be adjusted for events that are cancelled or adapted to virtual or modified in-person events due to COVID-19 restrictions. Read More

Mississauga’s 2021 Summer Company Program Launches

By Events, Resources, Ward 1

The Economic Development Office’s Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre (MBEC) recently launched the 2021 Summer Company Program in Mississauga.  The Program is intended for Ontario students (15yrs-29yrs) who are interested in starting and operating a new full-time business this summer (May to August). Given COVID-19 and the impact that the pandemic has had on youth employment, this Program offers local youth an alternative – to start a new businesses and create jobs for themselves and others. Read More