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Older Adult Expo 2017

Active+ Fall 2016 Edition

The City of Mississauga will be hosting the second annual Older Adult Expo presented by Chartwell Retirement Residence on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at the Hershey Community Rinks from 9:30am to 2:30pm.

Join us for the Seniors’ Got Talent Show, attend an informative technology session and receive free Device Advice.  You can also participate in a fitness demonstration or take a ride and learn more about MiWay. There will be many vendors on hand with new and exciting information, products, services and programs for older adults.

For more information, please contact older.adults@mississauga.ca.

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MiWay $1 Senior's Fare Pilot Extended

Safety Seminar for Older Adults

The $1 MiWay fare for senior's pilot program that began in June 2015 will be extended until the results of the Affordable Transportation Pilot Program are available in 2017.

The one dollar cash fare for seniors is available during off-peak hours:

  • Weekdays from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Weekdays after 7 p.m.
  • Anytime on weekends or holidays

On request, senior riders (age 65+) must present a piece of valid photo identification or a MiWay issued senior identification card to the bus driver to receive the one dollar fare.