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Water Interruption Notice

Water Interruption Notice – 1382-1405 Crestdale Rd and 1359 Indian Rd – July 15 15

Take Charge and Recycle Your Batteries

MISSISSAUGA, June 18, 2015

The City of Mississauga’s battery recycling program now offers residents a battery drop off location at all Mississauga Libraries and Community Centres.

“Our program provides residents with convenient and environmentally responsible options to help them manage and reduce their waste,” said Brenda Osborne Director of Environment. “It’s about keeping hazardous waste such as used or unwanted batteries out of our landfills.”

Since its expansion in October of 2014, the program has collected over one tonne of batteries – that’s equivalent to a small compact car. By the end of 2015, the program is expected to collect over two metric tonnes of batteries.

Residents can recycle single use (non-rechargeable) batteries (A, AA, AAA, AAAA, C cell, D cell, 4.5-volt, 9-volt.) at any of the bins located by the customer service areas in each Library and Community Centre. To ensure safety, residents are asked to cover the battery terminals with electrical tape before dropping the batteries into bins.

For more information on battery recycling please visit



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Media Contact:

Meghan Johnston

Marketing Coordinator
City of Mississauga

905-615-3200, ext. 5054



Mississauga Road Resurfacing Notice

Attached is notice of resurfacing work for Mississauga Rd., from Lakeshore Rd. to the QEW. This work is expected to take approximately 6-8 weeks and is to commence June 23rd, subject to weather.


I have also included a link to the City of Mississauga Construction webpage showing all of the 2015 resurfacing projects. If you hover over the red line on each street, you will see further details. This site is available to all residents.




Kind regards,




Karen Ras

Councillor, Ward 2

City of Mississauga

300 City Centre Drive

Mississauga, ON  L5B 3C1

Ph: 905-896-5200




Monday, June 15, 2015 9:30 – 1:00 pm Healthy Living Expo & Events Day

Clarkson Community Centre is partnering with Peel Elder Abuse Awareness Day and will be running events throughout the morning. Join Residents in the main hallway and gym of Clarkson Community Centre for events including: a Healthy Living Expo, Flash Mob for Elder Abuse Day in collaboration with school youth, and a lunch BBQ for Older Adults.


For more information, please check out the link

Let’s Play in the Park

Let’s Play in the Park

FREE Outdoor Summer Camps at Your Local Park


This FREE half-day, drop-in, summer camp is available at 13 local parks from June 29 to September 4, 2015.


All Mississauga children ages 6-12 are invited to come discover the fun and wonder of active play through physical activities, crafts, drama and games under the supervision of our High Five-trained leaders. Parents, grandparents and caregivers are welcome to stay and play, too.


Come outside and play with us! Find park locations, dates and times at

Clarkson BIA – Community Recreational Showcase


Spring Speaker Series

Spring Speaker Series

The third in this series is being held this Thursday at the Lorne Park Library at 7 pm.

We are all lucky to live in Mississauga, the 6th largest city in Canada and we all could learn more about the significant moments and times that have helped to shape our City.

Our speaker is a well known historian for Heritage Mississauga and not only knows his subject but knows how to create a great story while being entertaining and factual. He is an engaging speaker and not to be missed.


We look forward to you joining us from 7 to 8.30 and there will be time for questions at the end of the program


Donations of food or money for COMPASS would be appreciated.


Mississauga Heritage Foundation Inc. ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Mississauga Heritage Foundation Inc.  ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Boating in Mississauga Survey

Share your thoughts!


Inspiration Port Credit is reshaping

our waterfront to celebrate its amazing potential.


Boating is a big part of the story.

Help us understand the future of boating in Mississauga.


Visit our website to complete our Boating in Mississauga Survey and share your thoughts by Monday, June 15, 2015.

Especially if you are an avid boater!



For more information on how we got here,

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Spring Speaker Series – The second in this series Thursday May 14

at the Lorne Park Library at 7 pm.

We are featuring a subject near and dear to a lot of us,

Estate Planning and Downsizing. We have two great speakers for you


Richard Barrett, BA, LLB, the “friendly lawyer” practices in “nice” law:

real estate law (buying, selling, refinancing properties),

corporate/commercial law for businesses, asset-protection strategies,

and estate planning (Powers of Attorney, Trusts and Wills).

He counsels his clients how to properly and legally protect

the people and things that matter to them.  


Julie Morris has a great deal of experience helping people

in their needs to “Right Size” especially Boomers and Seniors.

We are not the experts in this area so it does help hearing from someone

with a wide knowledge of the subject told in a down to earth manner

that we can all understand and most likely relate to.

We look forward to seeing you 7 to 8.30 with plenty of time

for questions at the end of the program


Donations of food or money for COMPASS would be appreciated.


Hope to see you there