Aug 05, 2011
City of Mississauga staff will be present at information booths to provide tips on safely
navigating a roundabout in preparation for the fall opening of the city's first downtown
roundabout at the intersection of Duke of York Boulevard and Square One Drive.
"Transportation and Works staff will be available at information booths to educate and
promote the safe usage of roundabouts," said Steve Barrett, manager, Transportation Asset
Management. "Staff will offer tips on how pedestrians, cyclists and drivers can safely use
a roundabout. An interactive animation of the roundabout and brochures will be available to
assist residents and staff will be on hand to answer questions."
Information Booth Details:
Mississauga Civic Centre Location:
Friday, August 12, 2011, 7:30 9 p.m. Mississauga Celebration Square, Atrium near
Square One Shopping Centre Location:
Saturday, August 13, 2011, 12 - 2 p.m. Guest Services booth on the upper level
For more information on roundabouts and safe usage visit:
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 "Leading Today for Tomorrow" by
focussing on delivering services, implementing its Strategic Plan, delivering value for money,
maintaining infrastructure and continuing to be an employer of choice.
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