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City of Mississauga Celebrates Outstanding Citizens

May 02, 2013

The City of Mississauga's Civic Award of Recognition evening will honour more than 100 Mississauga residents for their outstanding contribution to the community.


Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Ceremony: 7 to 8 p.m.
Reception: 8 to 9 p.m.


Mississauga Civic Centre, 300 City Centre Drive
(Burnhamthorpe Road and Duke of York Boulevard)

The ceremony will be held in the Council Chamber. The reception will follow in the Great Hall.


The City of Mississauga has been honouring residents through the Civic Recognition program since 1992. Other awards in the program include the Certificate of Recognition, the Civic Award of Merit and the Civic Award of Philanthropy.


Mayor Hazel McCallion, C.M., LL.D.
Councillor Bonnie Crombie – MC
Councillor Chris Fonseca – MC

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 focusing on delivering services, implementing its Strategic Plan, delivering value for money and maintaining infrastructure.

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