Jan 29, 2013
Victor Oh was appointed to the Senate of Canada on January 25.
"It is wonderful that a Mississauga community leader has been appointed to the
Senate," said Mayor Hazel McCallion. "I know Victor will be an excellent addition to
the Senate with his experience and dedication. Victor is known for giving back to the community
and helping others through his work with Mississauga community organizations including Safe
City Mississauga. Also of note is his support of economic development and prosperity in
Mississauga. This appointment is a fitting tribute to his service."
For information on the Senate of Canada visit: Senate of Canada
As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 741,000 residents and more than 54,000
businesses, including more than 60 Fortune 500 companies with Canadian head offices or major
divisional head offices. A diverse, progressive and award-winning municipality located on the
shores of Lake Ontario in the heart of the Greater Toronto Area, Mississauga is "Leading
Today for Tomorrow" by focussing on delivering services, implementing its Strategic Plan,
delivering value for money and maintaining infrastructure.
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