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The City and the Government of Canada

The City of Mississauga partners with the Government of Canada on matters under their jurisdiction that impact our local community.

Local Members of Parliament

Mississauga asks the federal government

The City of Mississauga supports the federal government in programs that grow the local economy and help create jobs.

As we look to 2022 and beyond, Mississauga continues to face significant financial pressures resulting from COVID-19. As part of the Government of Canada’s 2022 budget consultation process, we are requesting continued funding support to the address the continued impacts of COVID-19 on city services and operating budgets as well as other city building initiatives.

To ensure Mississauga continues to provide quality services, we are also seeking funding support and collaboration for the City’s top priorities and initiatives:

  • Infrastructure renewal, transit and active transportation projects
  • Major infrastructure projects
  • Mitigating the impacts of climate change
  • Building great places and amenities through key city-building initiatives
  • Closing the supply gap by funding and building more affordable housing
  • Targeted supports for small businesses and other sectors hardest hit by the pandemic
  • Investing in local business innovation and competitiveness
  • Investing in existing and new programs for the tourism, cultural, and air travel sectors
  • Investing in talent development and access that address labour shortages
  • Prioritize investments that support a fair and inclusive economic recovery.

Read the full submission

The City of Mississauga acknowledges the funding it is currently receiving from the federal government, including the Safe Restart Agreement, Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP), The Canada Community-Building Fund (CCBF), Public Transit Infrastructure Fund (PTIF) and the Clean Water and Wastewater Fund (CWWF). We look forward to partnering on future funding opportunities.