Brampton - Members of Brampton’s arts community will come together at the Rose Theatre Brampton for a gala event to celebrate local talent and creativity. This inaugural event, presented in partnership with the Arts & Culture division of the City of Brampton and the Brampton Arts Council, will showcase performances by community arts organizations in both individual and collaborative efforts.
Brampton - In its endeavor to put in in place appropriate checks and balances to help ensure community safety and security, the City of Brampton is moving ahead with plans to license children’s entertainers.
Brampton - The City of Brampton’s Economic Development Office is the proud recipient of two awards at the 56th annual Economic Developers Council of Ontario’s (EDCO) conference held on February 7 in London, Ontario.
Brampton - This is a reminder that on Wednesday, February 20, 2013, Mayor Susan Fennell and City Council will host a Town Hall meeting on the new Peel Memorial Centre for Integrated Health and Wellness. The purpose of the meeting is to obtain public feedback on how to fund the City’s $60 million contribution to the facility.
Brampton - In support of Women’s International Day (March 8), the City of Brampton’s Small Business Enterprise Centre is hosting an event for small business owners on Thursday, March 7 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm at the Lionhead Golf & Country Club. Titled getinspired, the event promises to be a morning of inspiration and networking.
Brampton - More than 18 million riders relied on Brampton Transit in 2012 to connect them to work, school, shopping, family and friends – a 12 per cent increase in ridership over 2011. The national average for transit ridership growth is 4 per cent annually.
Brampton - Brampton City Council ratified the decision to move forward with arrangements to bring a Central Hockey League team to Brampton. This was following a unanimous vote at last week’s Committee of Council meeting that will see a Tier 2 Professional Hockey Team begin playing at the Powerade Centre later this year.
Brampton - At today’s Committee of Council meeting, Brampton City Council unanimously voted to move forward to support a professional hockey team coming to Brampton. The decision will be ratified at next week’s Council meeting.