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Posted Monday, July 06, 2020

Mill Run Trail closureThe Mill Run Trail will be closed to all traffic from Beaverdale Road to the Sheffield Street parking lot starting Monday July 6 for approximately 10 weeks while the City replaces the trail bridge over Chilligo-Ellis Creek. 
Please see the attached map for the affected area.
We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience during these upgrades.
 

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Posted Friday, July 03, 2020

Riverside SplashpadThree of the City’s larger splashpads at Forbes Park, Riverside Park, and Churchill Park will re-open by Saturday, July 4. Forbes Park splashpad opened at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 3, while Churchill Park and Riverside Park splashpads will open at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 4.
These splashpads will operate between 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. daily, weather permitting. 
Please note that due to physical distancing requirements, the number of users allowed on the...

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Posted Thursday, July 02, 2020

Grand Avenue South Closure July - Phase 2Grand Avenue South will be closed between St. Andrews Street and Frasier Street beginning on July 6 until approximately July 8. This is the second phase of improvements to the Gaslight District. Local traffic will be permitted, where possible.
There will be an interruption to water service on Tuesday, July 7, and affected residents and businsess have been notified.
Please see map for details and detour routes.
Detour routes:
Northbound:
West (left)...

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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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