City of Mississauga Update: Government of Ontario Opens Recreational Amenities Provincewide
Yesterday, the Government of Ontario announced that several outdoor recreational amenities will be permitted to reopen in Mississauga starting May 22, 2021 under the current Stay-at-Home Order. 
 
Outdoor Recreation
Effective Saturday, May 22 the following will be permitted to reopen:
     
Outdoor recreational amenities in Mississauga, including:
  • Golf courses and driving ranges
  • Tennis and basketball courts
  • Baseball diamonds and batting cages
  • Soccer and other sports fields
  • Lawn bowling and bocce
  • Marinas
  • BMX and skate parks
 
City staff will be preparing to open these amenities over the weekend. The community is encouraged to continue to wear a face covering and physical distance appropriately when a safe distance can’t be maintained (two metres/six feet).
 
Golf Courses
Reservations for Braeben and Lakeview Golf Course opened last night for tee times starting this Saturday, May 22. For more information, visit mississauga.ca/golf
 
Public Marinas
Credit Village Marina and Lakefront Promenade Arena are preparing to open as of Saturday May 22, 2021. Any boats that are being stored offsite can plan to dock at their respective slips this weekend. Our boat transportation contractor will be on-site starting Wednesday May 26 to launch boats currently stored in Lakefront Promenade Marina Storage area and will complete all boat launches by Friday, May 28.
 
All boaters should contact the marina office prior to arrival. Boaters with slips at Credit Village Marina should confirm slip locations due to low water levels.
 
Outdoor Gatherings
In addition, the regulations will allow outdoor gatherings up to five people, including outdoor wedding receptions. Wedding ceremonies, religious services and rites are permitted indoors or outdoors with a maximum of 10 people.
 
Not Permitted
The following amenities or activities are not permitted and remain closed:
 
  • Outdoor pools and splash pads
  • Team sports may not be played or practiced on fields courts
  • Outdoor fitness classes not permitted
 
The Province also announced a Three-Step Roadmap to Safely Reopen the Province which outlines when other sectors like outdoor dining, personal services and outdoor fitness can safely reopen.
 
The current Stay-at-Home Order requires everyone to remain at home except for essential reasons, such as grocery shopping, going to the pharmacy, accessing health care services (including getting vaccinated), outdoor exercise or for work that cannot be done remotely.
 
For a full list of the restrictions and enforcements, please visit ontario.ca/covid19.
For information on City Services, please visit the City Services Status page.
 
For information about the City’s response to COVID-19:
 
Vaccine Update: Youth Aged 12 to 15 Eligible
Good news, as of yesterday, youth aged 12 to 15 who live, work or attend school in Peel will be eligible to book an appointment in Peel Region.

Residents of Peel who are 12 to 17 years of age must book an appointment using the Regional website. Any 12 to 15-year-olds should be accompanied to their appointment by a parent or guardian who can provide verbal consent.

If you need help booking, call the Region of Peel COVID-19 Vaccination Line at 905-791-5202, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., 7 days a week.

Additionally, appointments can also be booked at hospital-run clinics in Peel, mobile school clinics and select pop-up clinics.

Also, in the coming weeks, there will be several pop-up clinics running throughout Peel to increase access to vaccines for targeted populations. Please visit the Region’s website for a complete list of current and upcoming pop-up clinics. 

For more information on eligibility and how to book your appointment, please click here.

Get transportation to Vaccine Clinics: 
Individuals who have challenges getting to and from the vaccine can use TransHelp. Call 905-791-1015 at least 48 hours in advance to make your booking. 
Note: You are not required to be a current TransHelp client.   

Please note vaccination information is subject to change without notice, so we encourage you to keep checking the Region of Peel website as information is updated frequently.