|Description: Large colour photograph of local politicians and members from the 1977-1978 Mississauga City Council. Standing from left to right: Rev. Claude Richard, O.P., Councillor Harold E. Kennedy, Councillor Frank Leavers, Councillor Frank J. McKechnie, Councillor Fred H.S. Hooper, Councillor Frank Bean, Councillor Terence W. Butt, Councillor Larry Taylor, Milton (Bud) Gregory, M.P.P, Mississauga East. Seated from Left to Right: The Rev. Dr. Fred Joblin, The Hon. John R. Rhodes, Minister of Housing, Councillor Mary Helen Spence, Mayor Ron Searle, Councillor Hazel McCallion, His Honour Judge B. Barry Shaprio, Ven. Archdeacon, G.F. Banks, V.D. Image does not cover entire paper; actual image size is 19.2 H X 24.6 W |
Ceremonial Inaugural Meeting of the 1977-78 Council of the City of Mississauga took place on January 4, 1977.
Photograph taken at the ceremonial inaugural meeting of the 1977-1978 Council of Mississauga on January 4th, 1977
This was the first term as Mayor for Ronald Searle. During this short time council approved an official plan to create a downtown core for Mississauga and make it separate from Toronto. Council was also looking into reports on how much money it would save if the City quit itself from Peel Region.