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Seventeenth Virtual Press Conference: Mississauga’s Latest COVID-19 Update for August 19, 2020

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On August 19 at 2:30 p.m., media are invited to virtually attend Mayor Bonnie Crombie’s seventeenth weekly press conference focused on the City of Mississauga’s latest COVID-19 recovery plans.



Latest updates and announcements on the City’s COVID-19 plans for recovery in Mississauga


Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at 2:30 p.m.


Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie

Dr. Lawrence Loh, Medical Officer of Health at Region of Peel

Tim Beckett, Fire Chief and Director of Emergency Management

Caroline Riseboro, President and CEO, Trillium Health Partners Foundation

Abdul Qayyum Mufti, Trillium Health Partners Foundation Board Member


Online – the virtual press conference will be streamed on the City’s website at

Media: All media must RSVP to Lindsay Noronha, before noon on August 19 if they would like to participate and ask questions. Confirmed media will be provided with a WebEx meeting request and log-in details in order to join the conference.

For more information about the City’s COVID-19 response and service impacts, visit:



Media Contact:
Lindsay Noronha
Senior Communications Advisor
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200, ext. 3940
TTY: 905-896-5151