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Mayor Meed Ward’s Weekly Update: Jan. 23-29, 2023

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Good morning Burlington,

My 2023 Mayor’s State of the City Address takes place this Thursday (Jan. 26) at 8 a.m.

Presented by the Burlington Chamber of Commerce and Cogeco, the event will be held at the Burlington Convention Centre with MC Tim Caddigan, Senior Director at Cogeco.

You’ll hear what Burlington City Council’s goals are for this year – highlighting important issues facing the city and how they will be addressed in 2023. Follow the Address, there will be a Q-and-A session with Tim Caddigan.

Anyone unable to attend on the day will be able to read a copy of my Address that will be published on right here on my website — mariannemeedward.ca — after the event.

For what’s happening this week, please see my full weekly update for Jan. 23-29, 2023 here: Mayor’s Weekly Public Update Jan. 23-29, 2023.

Have a great week!

~ Mayor Marianne Meed Ward

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1 thought on “Mayor Meed Ward’s Weekly Update: Jan. 23-29, 2023”

  1. Hello Mayor Meed Ward.

    Just a shout out (or if acting my age, “kudos”) to you for putting yourself in a place of service to our community. I had stumbled on your name while reviewing some old documents at work ·(yikes — from July 1996) as I had noted your great work with Faith Today. I remembered being extremely disappointed when you left, especially seeing the publications several times after your departure and simply given up on it. I had a note to remind me to scout out what you were doing “next”…ok…so it took me a few years to get to that end of my “To Do List”. Finding out you are serving as Mayor of Burlington is no really surprising. Thank you for sharing your skills and talents.

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