News Releases

Posted Wednesday, May 27, 2020

COVID-19 City Updates Waterloo Region  – The Region and area municipalities are making tentative plans to begin reopening their administrative buildings and City/Township halls to the public in the coming weeks.
The gradual reopening of facilities will align with provincial direction to reopen more office workplaces in Phase 2 of the Ontario recovery plan, expected to be implemented by mid-June.
On March 18, following provincial recommendations, the Region and area municipalities...

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Posted Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Updated Guidelines Parks and TrailsIn alignment with recent provincial announcements relaxing restrictions in parks and trails, the City of Cambridge will reopen its skateparks, disc golf, basketball courts, and tennis courts over the next two weeks. 
“I am sure that with the warmer weather, this will be welcome news for residents and families who have continued to be patient and understanding throughout the last few months,” said City of Cambridge Mayor Kathryn McGarry. “We have all...

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Posted Tuesday, May 19, 2020

COVID-19 UpdateCambridge, Ontario. May 19…  Cambridge City Council has approved extending short-term economic relief measures to support residents and businesses impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The City will continue waiving penalties and interest on property taxes and utility bills for the month of June 2020. These short-term measures were originally introduced on March 25, 2020.
In addition, City Council approved additional relief and support for residents and businesses...

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Posted Thursday, May 14, 2020

COVID-19 UpdateWaterloo Region – The Region of Waterloo and area municipalities are relaxing some restrictive measures at parks, trails, and open spaces as part of a careful and cautious approach to expanding access to the outdoors amid the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic.
Effective immediately, access to municipal parks and open spaces is permitted for some recreational purposes.
Examples of recreational activities that are now permissible include:
Playing catch, throwing...

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Posted Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Thank You NursesThis week is National Nursing Week and today is International Nurses Day. This year, more than ever, we are grateful to the nurses in our community for the invaluable work you’re doing as we face the COVID-19 pandemic.
Nursing Week recognizes the work and sacrifices of nurses, and their contributions to our health care system. The World Health Organization has also designated this year as the Year of the Nurse and Midwife, in recognition of the 200th anniversary of...

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