Ward 8 E-News
Due to the nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, information is changing quickly. For the most up-to-date information, including the status of services on what’s open and closed as it relates to new Government restrictions, please visit the following sites:
City of Mississauga

Region of Peel Public Health

Province of Ontario

Government of Canada

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

Information will be posted on the Peel website:

Vaccine Booking:
Call Peel Public Health Phone Line at 905-791-5202
Call Provincial Vaccine Booking Phone Line: 1-888-999-6488
Transhelp – Transportation support to vaccine appointments: 905-791-1015

Online: Provincial COVAX Booking: https://covid-19.ontario.ca/book-vaccine/

Note: You must call 48 hours in advance but are not required to be a current Transhelp client 
The City of Mississauga is seeking public feedback on proposed changes to its Public and Private Tree By-laws. Changes are required as the existing tree by-laws no longer meet urban forestry standards. Over the last decade, the City has been making an effort to preserve, enhance and protect trees. Updates will help enhance the protection and safety of all trees in Mississauga on both public and private property.

The public is encouraged to share their input about the proposed changes in the following ways:

· Online survey (available until September 12):

Virtual public meeting:
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 from 6-7:30 p.m.

Learn more about the proposed changes by visiting yoursay.mississauga.ca/tree-protection.
The City of Mississauga is updating its off-street parking regulations under the Zoning By-law.

The City will host a virtual community and stakeholder meeting to get feedback on the proposed directions included in the City’s Parking Regulation Study.

Tuesday, September 14 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.
  •  Register and participate in the virtual community meeting

view the FAQs or contact parking.regs@mississauga.ca.
Safe City Mississauga has launched a new discussion channel on their new Crime Prevention Management System for Neighbourhood Watch members.

The portal can be accessed through this link:
https://safecitymississauga.online/login and provides forum for residents to connect on the topic.

More information about Safe City Mississauga can be accessed on their website: https://safecitymississauga.on.ca/about-us/.
Current and new operators of short-term accommodation (STA) rental properties can now obtain their licence online. As of January 19, 2021, the Short-Term Accommodation By-law requires all STA operators to legally license with the City. The licensing requirement applies to anyone renting out all or part of their home for 30 consecutive days or less. 
Mississauga Ribfest is back!

September 17 / 12:00pm - 8:00pm
September 18 / 10:30am - 8:00pm
September 19 / 10:30am - 8:00pm

Come and enjoy some heavanly BBQ delights and support a great Mississauga community cause!

Every Thursday / until October 7th

3 pm - 7 pm

2520 Eglinton Ave. West
Southwest corner of Eglinton Ave. West & Erin Mills Pkwy. At the base of the Daniels Arc Building (it looks like a ship).

It's time to register for Fall 2021 programs.

The City is offering a large variety of programs for Fall at facilities across the city. Enjoy learning, being creative and staying active with us. Programs start September 25th!

The federal election is scheduled for September 20. Get to know our City’s key election priorities and when you vote, choose a candidate who understands that Mississauga Matters!

Region of Peel Water/Waster Long-term Financial Plan Online Engagement
The Region of Peel has launched the first phase of public engagement for their Water/Wastewater Services Long-Term Financial Plan. The feedback received through this engagement will help inform options for a new rate structure. Residents can provide their initial feedback at peelregion.ca/fp. The online survey tool will be available from July 2 to October 8.  
CFUW Mississauga is holding a “Welcome Back” virtual meeting on Monday, September 13 at 7:30 p.m.

For more information about our interest groups which promote social interaction and our membership application, visit our website at www.cfuwmississauga.ca

The feeding of wild animals and birds can become habit forming making them dependent on a food source or unwilling to forage naturally which can lead to illness, disease or injury.

Please remember that yard waste is now only picked up by-weekly, on your recycle day.

To download your personal waste calendar

Our Road Safety Committee, has a new design for our Slow Down road signs.
These Slow Down lawn signs are available to residents that would like to request one. Residents can call into 3-1-1, or 905-615-4311 (outside of City limits), to request that a sign be dropped off to their residence.
All police driving complaints are required to be reported through the Peel Regional Police Road Watch avenue. This will assist PRP to better serve everyone.