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Mississauga Councillors Master the Grill

Sep 07, 2010

Mississauga City Councillors will demonstrate their barbecuing skills at the City of Mississauga's United Way Employee Campaign.

 

When:                  

Friday, September 10, 2010

12 noon to 2 p.m.

 

What:        

Council Cooks Barbecue

Purchase a sausage or burger with a pop for $5 and all proceeds will go to the United Way. 

 

Where:         

Living Arts Centre Park

4141 Living Arts Drive

(Corner of Princess Royal Drive and Duke of York Boulevard)

 

The City’s United Way Employee Campaign runs from September 10 to November 26, 2010.  In 2009, the City raised more than$197, 000through special events and employee pledges, surpassing their goal of $190,000.  This year, the City’s campaign goal is to raise $195,000 for the United Way of Peel Region.

 Food and drink is provided by sponsors M&M Meat Shops and Pepsi. 

As Canada’s sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 734,000 residents and 55,000 businesses, including 63 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.” 

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Media Contact:
Lindsay Francini
Employee Communications Advisor
Phone: 905-615-3200 x4073
TTY:    905-896-5151
Email:   lindsay.francini@mississauga.ca


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