Brampton Newcomer Bus Tour

Explore Brampton on Newcomer Bus Tour

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BRAMPTON – Residents who moved to Brampton after January 1, 2019, are invited to take a free Newcomer Bus Tour with Brampton Library, Brampton Transit and The City of Brampton. Highlights of the tour include Brampton City Hall and Gage Park, spectacular festive lights, hospitals, community centres, bus and train stations, and library branches. Join the tour to get to …

Bob Callahan Flower City Seniors Centre

Eat, be merry at Bob Callahan Flower City Seniors Centre

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BRAMPTON – The City of Brampton is hosting a Christmas Dinner and Dance at the Bob Callahan Flower City Seniors Centre on Thursday, December 15 from 6 to 9 pm. Adults ages 55 and older are invited to enjoy a traditional festive buffet meal followed by a night of dancing. Registration is open and runs to Thursday, December 8 or …

Canada biodiversity

Restoring natural areas and biodiversity

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Gatineau – Minister Guilbault has said: “Planet earth has been called the Blue Marble—a fragile, nurturing home for all of humanity and all of its other inhabitants. When we protect nature, we also enable nature to care for us. Green, resilient, and healthy neighbourhoods, a clean, low-carbon economy, and thriving ecosystems are the keys to sustainable life on Earth. “Canadians have a …

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ActiveTO Midtown Complete Street Pilot data

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Toronto – City of Toronto released the most recent data from the ActiveTO Midtown Complete Street Pilot, which saw the installation of cafés, bikeways and other streetscape improvements on Yonge Street, between Bloor Street and Davisville Avenue. The pilot provides support for local businesses and surrounding communities by expanding outdoor patio areas, improving safety and comfort for all road users, …

CubeSats ORCASat

2nd group of students prepare CubeSats for launch

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Longueuil — During the week of November 28, seven Canadian CubeSat Project (CCP) teams are expected at the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) to complete the final steps in preparation of their CubeSats for launch. This important milestone confirms that their miniature satellites are qualified to be launched into space and deployed from the International Space Station (ISS). Under the CCP, 15 teams of students from post-secondary …

Canadian railways

Initiative to address climate change impacts on rail lines

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Ottawa – A resilient rail transportation system is critical to strong supply chains and keeping those who live along rail lines safe. Recent events like the 2021 wildfires and floods have shown the impacts climate change and extreme weather events can have on communities and our transportation networks. We must continue to adapt and prepare for these impacts. This is …

Be safe this fall and winter

Be safe this fall and winter

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​BRAMPTON – While the fall and winter seasons bring lots of opportunities for fun – from picturesque hikes, to building snowmen or skating on one of Brampton’s outdoor rinks – they also bring hazards for residents to be conscious of. “When we plan for emergencies, we help make each season safer for all in our community,” says Rick Bernard, Manager, …

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Brampton launches coyote online interactive map

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BRAMPTON  – The City of Brampton has launched a new and innovative coyote sighting tool online. The online tool will allow Brampton residents to report coyote sightings with an interactive map which includes: sightings of coyotes, food sources identified in the public, mangy/sick or injured coyotes, and coyote den sightings. In addition, the interactive map will allow residents to view …

COP27 Minister Guilbeault

Canada’s position, achievements on climate change 

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Gatineau – While talking at COP27, Minister Guilbeault in a statement presented  Canada’s position and achievements on climate change. He said: “Canada and nearly 200 other countries have reached agreement on the Sharm el-Sheikh Implementation Plan, the next step forward for climate ambition under the Paris Agreement. This outcome from the 27th UN Climate Conference went down to the wire. Over the last few …

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Toronto for extended alcohol sales during Fifa World Cup 2022

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Toronto – The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) announced that liquor sales by licensed businesses will be permitted to start at 7 a.m. for the duration of the FIFA World Cup 2022. The extended hours start this Sunday, November 20 and will be in place until Sunday, December 18. The FIFA World Cup 2022 is taking place in …