Jun 01, 2012
The City is celebrating excellence in accessible customer service by presenting
Mississauga's 2012 Exceptional Accessible Customer Service award to a City staff member on June
When: 3:30 p.m., Monday, June 4, 2012
What: Mississauga's 2012 Exceptional Accessible Customer Service
Where: Mississauga Valley Community Centre, L.C. Taylor Auditorium, 1275
Mississauga Valley Boulevard, 2nd Floor
"The City of Mississauga is committed to improving accessibility, because a more
accessible City ensures everyone feels they belong," said Diana Simpson, City
The award will be presented after an educational session for City staff and others in the
region who work on improving accessibility for people with disabilities. "The New
Accessibility Regulation - What It Means to You" will focus on new provincial
accessibility standards and how the City plans to meet the requirements. The standards are part
of the Integrated
Accessibility Standards Regulation made under the Accessibility
for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA).
For more information about the City's plan to improve accessibility, please visit www.mississauga.ca/portal/residents/accessibility
or contact Diana Simpson at 905-615-3608, TTY 905-616-3411 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
As Canada's sixth largest city, Mississauga is home to 738,000 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.
Public Affairs Specialist
905-615-3200 Ext. 3940