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City of Mississauga Celebrates Outstanding Citizens - Call for Nominations

Feb 02, 2012

The City of Mississauga is accepting nominations for the Civic Award of Recognition Program. Residents who have volunteered in the community for more than 10 years can be nominated. The City's spring recognition evening will be hosted by Mayor Hazel McCallion and Members of Council.

WHEN:

Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Ceremony: 7 to 8 p.m.
Reception: 8 to 9 p.m.

WHERE:

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

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

WHY:

The City's Civic Award of Recognition is part of an ongoing recognition program which honours residents annually since 1992. Other awards in the program include the Certificate of Recognition and the Civic Award of Merit.

Nominations:

Nomination forms and more information about the program can be found by
visiting the City's website.

Deadline for nomination submissions is Friday, March 16, 2012 at 4:30 p.m.

Due to limited seating capacity, only the first 100 nominations received will be
considered for this year's event.

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 and maintaining infrastructure.

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Media Contact:
Maureen Ellis
Senior Communications Advisor, Protocol
Phone: 905-615-3200 x4203
TTY:    905-896-5151
Email:   maureen.ellis@mississauga.ca


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