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Mayor Meed Ward’s Weekly Update: September 13-19, 2021

Good Morning Burlington, September is a great month for community philanthropy and we have no shortage of amazing organizations and events in our city to support many important causes. This morning I raised the flag for the annual Terry Fox Run in support of cancer research, taking place this coming

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COVID-19

Statement from Burlington’s Community Leaders in Support & Protection of our Frontline Healthcare Staff & First-Responders from Abuse & Harassment

*Please see below a joint statement issued by Burlington’s Community Leaders in support of frontline healthcare workers. Burlington, Ont. — Sept. 8, 2021 — We would like to take a moment to thank our frontline hospital and health workers, physicians and first-responders for your sacrifices throughout this pandemic and going

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Weekly Update

Mayor Meed Ward’s Weekly Update: Sept 7-12, 2021

Good Morning Burlington, Wishing all the young people in our city a happy and healthy first day back at school today! And all the parents and caregivers an extra long (and quiet) cup of coffee this morning! As always – special thanks to all the teachers and staff who are

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Weekly Update

Mayor Meed Ward’s Weekly Update: August 30-Sept 5, 2021

Good Morning Burlington, As Labour Day weekend approaches, I think back to it’s origins in 1894 where its intent was to promote working-class solidarity and belonging during a time of rapid industrialization and change. We have certainly seen a great deal of change throughout this pandemic and its impact on

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Climate Action

City of Burlington Taking Action on Climate Change

*Please see below a news release issued by the City of Burlington. Burlington, ON — Aug. 27, 2021 — Climate change is a global problem with local consequences and solutions. Earlier this year Burlington’s sustainability staff presented a climate projections report to City Council based on scientific data, concluding that we

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Mayor's Mailbag

Mayor’s Mailbag – August 2021 Roundup – Mixed vaccines & travel, Memorializing a loved one, & Construction hours of operation

Welcome to the Mayor’s Mailbag – August 2021 roundup. The Mayor’s Monday Mailbag is a weekly initiative Burlington Mayor Marianne Meed Ward and the Mayor’s Office has launched to share answers to questions from the public we’ve received through our main email inbox at mayor@burlington.ca or the Mayor’s social media platforms. At

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City Hall

Help Rename Burlington’s Ryerson Park

MY TAKE: The City of Burlington is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion, and the names we choose for our municipal properties must reflect that commitment – both going forward, and in retrospect. As part of that commitment, City Council recently unanimously endorsed the Halton Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Charter.

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Development

Virtual Pre-Application Meeting for Burlington 2020 Lakeshore Inc. Proposed Mixed-Use Redevelopment of Waterfront Hotel on Sept. 8

There is a virtual pre-application community meeting hosted by Burlington 2020 Lakeshore Inc. for its proposed mixed-use redevelopment of the Waterfront Hotel on Wednesday, Sept. 8 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. A public notice for the Waterfront Hotel Pre-Application Meeting was mailed out to all property owners within 120 metres of the

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