Terry Fox landmark mural along University Avenue

Memorializing Terry Fox with monument

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BRAMPTON – At its recent meeting, Brampton City Council approved a motion to recognize and honour Terry Fox as a Canadian athlete, humanitarian, and cancer research activist with a new monument. City of Brampton staff will explore and implement additional ways to memorialize Terry Fox in Brampton. Currently, the City of Brampton recognizes the contributions of Terry Fox through its …

Oktoberfest in Brampton

Oktoberfest at Bob Callahan Flower City Seniors Centre

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BRAMPTON – The City of Brampton is hosting Oktoberfest on Thursday, October 6, from 6 to 9 pm at the Bob Callahan Flower City Seniors Centre. Adults aged 55 and older are invited to join in and enjoy an evening of delicious German cuisine, followed by music and dancing! Registration is now available and ends September 29. Learn more about …

National Day for Truth Reconciliation

Recognizing National Day for Truth & Reconciliation on Sept 30

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​BRAMPTON – Residents are invited to join the City of Brampton in recognizing Canada’s National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Friday, September 30, 2022. The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation seeks to understand the impact and intergenerational harm that residential schools have caused to Indigenous families and nations, and to honour the First Nations, Inuit and Métis lives …

Bike Brampton open Downtown Bike Hub

Bike Brampton open Downtown Bike Hub

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BRAMPTON – Last week, the City of Brampton, together with its partners Punjabi Community Health Services (PCHS) and Bike Brampton, opened a Downtown Brampton Bike Hub to promote and support safe cycling: Different Spokes. Brampton is a Healthy and Safe City, and the City is dedicated to creating a safe, comfortable and enjoyable travel experience for all street users and …

Neighbourhood Arts Network

ACCIDA Partners with Neighbourhood Arts Network to support new Brampton artists

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BRAMPTON – The City of Brampton’s Arts, Culture and Creative Industry Development Agency (ACCIDA) has partnered with the Neighbourhood Arts Network to support newcomer artists in Brampton through the expansion of its Mentor in Residence Program. The Mentor in Residence program assists artists working in all disciplines by providing mentorship support in career planning, project development and entrepreneurial skills through …

Nurturing Neighbourhoods Program

Nurturing Neighbourhoods Program returns for 2022 in Brampton

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BRAMPTON – The Nurturing Neighbourhoods Program aims to improve civic engagement, empower residents to play an active role in enhancing their neighbourhood, and connect them with resources. There are three ways for residents to learn more about their neighbourhood and share what is important to them: • Neighbourhood walks – there will be five walks and workshops hosted across Brampton: Fletcher’s …

Show us your front gardens Brampton

Show us your front gardens, Brampton!

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BRAMPTON – Think you have the most beautiful front garden in Brampton? We want to see it for the Gardens of Brampton Recognition Program! Brampton is a Green City, and as part of the Brampton Grow Green Environmental Master Plan, the City of Brampton is committed to keeping our community healthy, resilient, environmentally sustainable – and beautiful! Brampton is home …

Newcomer Bus Tour brampton

Newcomer Bus Tour in Brampton 

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BRAMPTON – Residents who moved to Brampton after January 1, 2019, are eligible to take a free Newcomer Bus Tour, in partnership with Brampton Library and Brampton Transit. Tours will take place on August 16 and August 18 from 10 am to 1 pm. Residents can register online at bramptonlibrary.ca or by phoning 905.793.4636. Highlights of the tour include Brampton …

Susan Fennell Sportsplex Brampton

Investing in upgrades to Brampton’s community sports facility 

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Brampton – Sonia Sidhu, MP for Brampton South, on behalf of Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, and Patrick Brown, Mayor of Brampton, announced over $15.7 million in funding for retrofits to the Susan Fennell Sportsplex in Brampton. “The upgrades to the Susan Fennell Sportsplex will provide Brampton residents with a modern and energy efficient facility where …