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Come Celebrate Paul Coffey Day!

On Friday, September 23rd, all of Malton is welcome to join in the celebration of the new Paul Coffey Arena and Park! Malton Arena and Wildwood Park have been renamed after Malton's very own home-grown NHL legend, Paul Coffey.

"Paul Coffey Day" will take place at the arena on the evening of the 23rd at 5:00 p.m. A free family ice skate will kick off the festivities. The celebration will include free popcorn, hamburgers, hot dogs, pop and coffee. There will be bouncy castles for kids to enjoy and an open air concert by Hotel California with set times at 6 and 8 p.m. The official renaming ceremony will begin at 7:00 p.m. What better way to cap off a celebration than with an amazing fireworks display! This event will be the biggest party Malton has ever seen!

The celebration will also unveil the arena's brand new look! We want all of Malton to come celebrate with Paul Coffey on this very special night, #MaltonEnvy!
                                                                     

Windrow Clearing Program - Apply Now!

 
Applications are being accepted for the City's Driveway Windrow Snow Clearing Program. It is open to seniors and people with disabilities to help clear the snow that is left at the end of a driveway after snow plow operations.

This service runs from November 28, 2016 - March 10, 2017. For more information on program eligibility or to review the application process, please click here.

Find Your Property Tax Bill Online


The City of Mississauga now offers property owners the convenience of viewing their interim and final property tax bills online through eBill. Anyone registering for eBill will receive confirmation via email. When the interim and final property tax bills are issued, an email will advise that the tax bill is ready to be viewed on the City's Tax Self-Service website, starting with the 2017 interim bill. A Tax PIN is required in order to sign up. Anyone who does not have a Tax PIN can request one on the Tax-Self Service website. Please note that eBill recipients will no longer receive a paper copy through regular mail.
 
Those who are on pre-authorized payment plans will be able to see their online bill in December 2016. Others will get access in February 2017.

MiWay Affordable Transit Pilot Program


In February, Regional Council approved a pilot program that subsidizes 50% of the cost of a monthly PRESTO pass to low income residents. Those with an earning income below the Low Income Measure thresholds are eligible to apply.

Applications will be accepted until September 30th on a first come, first serve basis. To apply, please click here.

Planning & Development: Public Meeting


On Tuesday, September 6th, Council will be reviewing policies regarding Airport lands and aircraft noise. Residents of Malton are encouraged to attend and can either ask questions or share their views about the proposed plans.

The meeting will take place in Council Chambers at City Hall and begin at 7pm.
 

More Trips Added to Transitway Routes


Starting on September 5th, MiWay will provide more frequent, weekday rush hour service on Mississauga Transitway routes 107 - Malton Express and 109 - Meadowvale Express. Malton Express will have nine week day rush hour trips as well as extended late night service.

Other service improvements include early morning Saturday and Sunday trips added to Route 7 and early morning Saturday trips added to Route 42.
 

Ontario Electricity Support Program

 
The Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP) is an Ontario Energy Board program that lowers electricity bills for low-income households. If you are a customer of an electricity utility and in a lower-income home, you may qualify for a reduction on your monthly bill. 

There is no application deadline and can apply at any time. Click here for more information about the program and eligibility.

Other news from Ward 5 Mississauga

  • Seniors' $1 bus fare for off-peak hours continues for another full year!
  • Starting September 5th, the full weekly schedule for Drop In Programs at Malton Community Centre will be posted online and at the Community Centre. Visit Mississauga Recreation to view different programs being offered along with their start dates.
  • Do you have a special event or other Ward 5 news? Let me know and I may be able to include it on my website or in the e-newsletter.
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Contact Carolyn at Carolyn.Parrish@Mississauga.ca or by calling 905-896-5500.

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