Upcoming Ward 9 Meetings and Events:

Unveiling of Spartan Hydrant – Please join me at the Garry W. Morden Centre, 7535 Ninth Line on Thursday August 17, 2017 from 11 am to 12 noon.  We will be unveiling the first ever installed Spartan Hydrant in Canada.  The humble fire hydrant has not been redesigned in over a century.  Click here to view a video about the Spartan.

The annual Riders Against Hunger in support of Eden Food for Change takes place on Saturday August 19, 2017 at 8:00 am at the Garry W. Morden Centre, 7535 Ninth Line. For event details, click here.

The Meadowvale West Church Centre located at 6945 Meadowvale Town Centre Circle is holding a “Walk a Mile for the Parking Lot” fundraiser on Saturday August 26, 2017 starting at 10:00 am.  The walk-a-thon will start from the parking lot to Lake Aquitaine, around the lake and back to the parking lot for refreshments and fun. The route is approximately 3 km. The parking lot needs to be repaired in 2018 and this walk-a-thon is to raise much needed funds for the parking lot repair. Each walker is asked to get 10 people to sponsor them for $25.  The proceeds will go directly into the parking lot fund.  For further info email meadowvalewcc@bellnet.ca or call 905-821-2750.

GTA Got Talent 2017 – Donor Drive 4 Dorothy is hosting the GTA Got Talent 2017 show at Meadowvale Theatre on August 27, 2017. Click here for more info.  Donor Drive 4 Dorothy is a registered non-profit Canadian organization that seeks to raise awareness, educate and increase the potential donor pool for the African-Canadian community and other ethnic groups in Canada’s OneMatch Stem Cell and Marrow Network.

Summer is back and Celebration Square is giving you 150+ reasons to celebrate! There are FREE events every weekend, all summer long.   For event listings click here.

The Backyard Farm & Market at Erin Mills – This wonderful farmers market which sells locally grown organic food is back.  It is located at the north east corner of Erin Mills Pkwy and Eglinton Ave W.  it opened on June 3rd and runs every Saturday from 9 am to 1 pm until September 30, 2017.  Click here for more information.

Many Feathers  – Make sure you visit the local farmers market in Ward 9 at Lisgar GO Station.  The Many Feathers Market runs every Sunday from 9 am to 2 pm until October 15, 2017.  Click here for more information.

Play In The Park – This is a FREE drop in program for kids ages 6-12 this summer.  The program runs week days starting July 3 to September 1 at Union Park in Ward 9.  For Information, click here.

Sunset Concert Series – The Sunset Concert Series is back again at Lake Aquitaine.  Enjoy live music on selected Sundays.  For Information, click here.

The City of Mississauga has kicked off Does Cycling Move You – a project that will update the Cycling Master Plan. As part of that process, the Active Transportation team will hosting a drop-in open house to seek public input on the future of cycling in our City.  Open House:  Wednesday September 27, 2017 from 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Living Arts Centre, BMO Room.

MiWay Public Meeting – The MiWay Five Transit Service Plan (2016-2020) is moving Mississauga’s transit system from a design that radiates from the city centre to a grid network that will allow for more frequent buses along main corridors.  “Powering the Grid” is the theme for year three of the MiWay Five Service Plan. In 2018 MiWay will focus on increasing service levels along major corridors and introducing more express service to power the grid network. Please come and learn more about our transit system on Thursday September 28, 2017 at the Meadowvale Community Centre from 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

Join me on Monday October 23, 2017 at my Budget Town Hall meeting from 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm in the Youth/Senior Room at the Meadowvale Community Centre, 6655 Glen Erin Dr.  This is your chance to hear the budget information from both the city and region, ask questions and comment on the budget overall.  It is very helpful for me to hear from residents as we start the 2018 budget discussions.   Click here to learn more about the budget process.

Click here for the Meadowvale Theatre 2017 / 2018 Theatre line-up.

To list your event on the Ward 9 web site send the information in text and pdf formats and/or link to website to pat.saito@mississauga.