News Releases

Posted Thursday, July 09, 2020

WCCD_Platinum_CertificationMark 201 Cambridge, Ontario. July 9, 2020 -  The World Council on City Data (WCCD) has officially recognized the City of Cambridge with ISO 37210 Platinum certifications for 2018 and 2019.
Cambridge first received Platinum certification in 2016, and has now been reporting data to the World Council on City Data at the Platinum level for four consecutive years. The ISO certification comprises data on 104 indicators across 19 themes on city services and quality of life, and the...

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Posted Thursday, July 02, 2020

Two city pools to open July 4With new safety guidelines in place, the John Dolson and Ed Newland pools will be opening to the public on Saturday, July 4 and will host both recreational swims and lessons.
“Swimming is such an integral part of summer so I’m happy to see two of our pools re-opening to the public,” says Mayor Kathryn McGarry. “As with many of our services during this pandemic, it’s often challenging to find a balance that provides options to the community while...

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Posted Tuesday, June 30, 2020

COVID-19 UpdateIn line with Public Health and provincial guidelines, the suspension of all room bookings and facility rentals will continue until September 7, 2020.
“Though we are making forward progress through this pandemic, we still need to be cautious,” says Mayor Kathryn McGarry. “Many of our services are back up and running but in modified capacity. Our main goal continues to be finding that balance that will provide services to the community in a way that’s...

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Posted Friday, June 26, 2020

Summer Camps are back!With new safety guidelines in place, our recreation team is pleased to announce a new lineup of summer camps for 2020. All camps will run 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. with before and after care (8-9 a.m. and 4-5 p.m.) included in registration.
“We know that many families have been waiting for this announcement,” says Mayor Kathryn McGarry. “Staff have been working tirelessly to put together a program that’s fun and engaging but, first and foremost, safe. I’m...

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Posted Thursday, June 18, 2020

Happy Father's DayIt’s Father’s Day this weekend and there are plenty ways to celebrate at home and outdoors in beautiful Cambridge.  
Our #RecFromHome team has created a series of Father’s Day gift and craft ideas for kids. The handmade activities include a special Father’s Day message, a “The Art of Dad and Me” creative picture, a photo collage, and a colouring page.
For Cambridge youth, there is a photo contest running on the City’s...

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