May 27, 2010
The City of Mississauga's splash pads will begin opening for the season this weekend. Splash
pads are open seven days a week and this year will operate until September weather
Please visit the website www.mississauga.ca/recandparks
or call 3-1-1 to confirm if the spray pad you wish to visit is operating before you
"Due to the early arrival of warm temperatures the City's Recreation and Parks Division
will be opening up as many locations as possible for Saturday, May 29," said Andy Wickens,
Manager Parks and Forestry. "We encourage residents to check the website or call before
visiting any of the locations. Splash pads are free and a great way to cool off and enjoy the
For more information visit www.mississauga.ca/recandparks.
As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 730,000 residents and 55,000 businesses,
including 61 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 one of Greater Toronto's Top 90 Employers
for 2010. Enhancing its citizens' quality of life by providing superior services, revitalizing
its infrastructure and conserving the environment, Mississauga is committed to innovation,
operational excellence and fiscal responsibility which is reflected in its motto: "Leading
Today for Tomorrow."
Senior Communications Advisor, Transportation & Works
Phone: 905-615-3200 x5046