The Salt Institute, a non-profit association of salt producers and the world's foremost
authoritative source on salt (sodium chloride), has recognized the City of Mississauga with an
Excellence in Storage Award. The award was presented at the American Public Works
Association Congress held in September in Kansas City, Missouri. The Salt Institute has held
this award competition for the last 19 years and presents only ten awards annually to state and
local government transportation facilities across North America.