Jan 09, 2012
Mayor Hazel McCallion invites Mississauga taxpayers to a Town Hall style meeting on
Wednesday, January 18th to understand how the funds generated through property taxes are being
used to fund Human Services and Waste Management in the Region of Peel.
What: Mayors Budget Town Hall Meeting on Human Services and Waste Management
Mayor McCallion will be joined by City of Mississauga City Manager and CAO, Janice
Baker, to explain the services that are supported by property taxes. Region of Peel staff will
present an overview on the business of operating and maintaining the Regions Waste
Management and Human Services programs. Topics include resource allocation, the cost of program
delivery and funding challenges.
When: Wednesday, January 18
7 9 p.m.
Who: Hazel McCallion, Mayor
Janice Baker, City Manager and CAO, City of Mississauga
Patti Elliott-Spencer, Director, Finance, City of Mississauga
Norm Lee, Director, Waste Management, Region of Peel
Janet Menard, Commissioner Human Services, Region of Peel
Where: Mississauga Civic Centre,
Council Chambers, 2nd floor
300 City Centre Dr. (Burnhamthorpe Rd. W. and Duke of York Blvd.)
Those who are unable to attend in person can follow the discussion and ask questions live, via
the Citys Twitter page, www.twitter.com/citymississauga. The event will also be aired on Rogers Cable 10
and streamed on demand at www.rogerstv.com.
Questions can also be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information regarding the event and the City of Mississaugas 2012 Budget,
including a audio
podcast on the budget highlights, visit the Citys website, www.mississauga.ca.
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.
Alexis Fung Fook
Public Affairs Consultant