May 2019
City Celebrates National Youth Week with Free Events
I n Brampton, we want to build a healthy and safe city for our youth by providing them with opportunities to learn, grow and play.

This National Youth Week, May 1 to 7, we are celebrating our youth with fun, free events ! From a DJ Pool Party to an outdoor movie night to career planning – there is an event suited for all youth. Bring a friend and join in on the fun.

Brampton Recreation also offers weekly Youth Nights to individuals aged 6 to 17 years. For $2 per person, every Friday from 6 to 9 pm, youth can enjoy activities like sports, dancing and games at three recreation centres. Learn more about this program here .
Split, Stay or Merge?
The Ontario government is reviewing regional governments. The outcome of this review could impact the governance structure of the Region of Peel, which is made up of the Cities of Brampton, Mississauga, and the Town of Caledon. Join the Town Hall meeting on Saturday, May 4 to have your say. [ more... ]

Council Identifies Its Priorities Until 2022
City Council established Term of Council Priorities aligned to the Brampton 2040 Vision themes, reflecting feedback heard from residents. These priorities are organized into five areas of direction , where specific projects are identified.   [ more... ]  

Your Garbage Exemption Dates have Changed
Your Spring Garbage Exemption Dates have changed. Check your collection calendar to find your NEW collection day. During an exemption period you can put unlimited amounts of acceptable garbage at the curb and no bag tags are required. [more...]
Great Things Are Happening
Interested in Doing Business with the City of Brampton?
Come join us at our 2nd Annual Reverse Vendor Tradeshow, where we connect you with the people, tools and processes for doing business with the City. [ more… ]

Brampton's Biggest Workout
Join us for a free Zumba and Yoga
workout on May 11 at the Gore
Meadows Community Centre Outdoor Arena.   [ more… ]

Join our Community Iftar

National Health and Fitness Day
Get active with us on June 1 at Chinguacousy Park. This family-friendly event features health and wellness booths, a free Zumba class, and a scavenger hunt where you complete fitness challenges to win a prize.  [ more… ]

Do you have what it takes to rise to the top?
Gamers aged 11-14 are invited to compete for the FIFA19 winner title. Qualifying tournaments run May 10-25 at select Recreation Centres, with the final tournament on June 15.   [ more… ]

Garden Square
From June to August, enjoy family-friendly programming, arts and culture, live entertainment, movie nights, and more, in Garden Square.  [ more... ]  
Don't Forget
Weed Control Tips
Spring not only brings warmer weather and rain – but also dandelions. The City does its best to fight weed growth naturally and you can help too. Here are some tips to care for your garden and lawn naturally.   [ more... ]  

Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Experience Brampton with the 2019 Visitor Guide

Looking for a summer job?
If you’re a qualified lifeguard or swim instructor and at least 16 years old, consider joining a dynamic team! Flexible hours and full training is available. [ more… ]

Seventh Annual Bike to Work Day
Cycling is a viable, healthy and fun option for commuting to work. Register for the 7 th  
Annual Bike to Work Day event on May 27. There will be coffee, breakfast and prizes! [ more… ]
Upcoming Public Meetings
May 1
Committee of Council
9:30 am – 4:30 pm

May 2
Brampton School Traffic Safety Council
9:30 am – 11:30 am 

May 6
Governance and Council Operations Committee 
9:30 am – 11 pm 

May 7
Committee of Adjustment
9 am – 1 pm

May 7
Committee of Adjustment
9 am – 1 pm

May 30
Public Information Centre
Downtown Brampton Flood Protection EA
4 pm – 8 pm



*Schedules subject to change


 Holiday Closure
City offices will be closed on Monday, May 20. Participants at  recreation and community centres   should call ahead as some facilities may operate on holiday hours.
 
As part of its commitment to being an open and accessible government, the City of Brampton encourages public participation in its decision-making process. For a full schedule of this month's public meetings, visit our website. [more...] 
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