June 2018

So Many Ways to Enjoy Your City!
Summer in Brampton is shaping up to be super exciting with many great festivals, markets and activities to get you outdoors and enjoying our great community. CeleBrampton is kicking it off on Saturday, June 9 from 11 am - 9 pm in Downtown Brampton. This annual celebration showcases our open, friendly and diverse community.

Saturday, June 16 is the return of the Downtown Brampton Farmers’ Market. Opening at 7 am on Main Street, you will have until 1 pm every Saturday to meet with farmers and artists and buy farm-fresh produce and artisan products.

Then, head over for the launch of Saturday Night Movies in Garden Square. Bring your chair and enjoy the show, 7 - 9 pm.

Thursday, June 21, marks the return of the Mount Pleasant Village Market, a charming neighborhood market, in the heart of the village. The market runs Thursdays, from
4 - 8 pm, until Thanksgiving weekend.

Finally, don’t forget to mark your calendar for Canada Day celebrations in Chinguacousy Park.

This is just the start of a great season of fun. For information on more local activities check out the visitor guide online. [more…]
On Friday, June 15, the City will present  This is Brampton , a showcase of diverse, emerging Brampton-made talent, at the Rivoli in Toronto. This feature of NXNE’s Tastemaker Series 2018 highlights Brampton artists Vaz, Selena Dhillon, Phab and EverythingOShauN, selected through a call for artists in May . This is Brampton is an authentic look at the city’s talent pool which has generated many international artists. [more... ]

Recruiting for the 2018 Municipal Election 
Starting June 9, the City will recruit workers for the 2018 Brampton Municipal Election. Be part of a team of 2,000 people on October 22, 2018. View available positions online; training and compensation provided. [more...]
Great Things Are Happening
Professor's Lake Boathouse is opening Early!
Plan your visit starting June 2, 2018. The beach will open June 30. Visit us online for hours, boat rental rates, programs and admission information. [more...]

Sports Hall of Fame nominations
Honour a Bramptonian who has made an outstanding contribution to sport. Nominate an athlete, builder, veteran or team for the Brampton Sports Hall of Fame by June 15 for induction in 2019. [more...]

Goodbye School, Hello Summer!
Brampton offers a huge variety of summer camps, beginning July 3. Register today. The City also offers an affordable healthy lunch program and before and after care is available for camp participants. [more...]
Don't Forget
Entrepreneurs! Connect in Gage Park
The Brampton Entrepreneur Centre is running its popular summertime seminar series to connect you with other entrepreneurs and engage in learning relevant to growing your business. [more...]

Second Units
Is your basement apartment or second unit registered with the City? If not, you may face a fine of up to $25,000! [more...]

Take the Grow Green Eco Pledge
Commit to simple, eco-friendly actions.
It’s fun and free – you might even save yourself some money along the way!  [more...]
Upcoming Public Meetings
Monday, June 4
Planning & Development Committee
7 - 10:30 pm

Wednesday, June 6
Committee of Council
9:30 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday, June 7
Brampton School Traffic Safety Council
9:30 - 11:30 am

Sports Hall of Fame Committee
7 - 9 pm

*Schedules subject to change

Monday, June 11
Brampton Appeal Tribunal 
9 am - 1 pm

Tuesday, June 12
Environment Advisory Committee
6 - 8 pm

Accessibility Advisory Committee
6:30 - 8:30 pm

Brampton Heritage Board
7 - 9 pm

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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