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Posted On Thursday, February 22, 2024

The Spring ActiveWaterloo Guide is now available on our website ( downloadable pdf ) or view programs on  ActiveWaterloo . Sign up for our seasonal  email subscription reminder and never miss a registration date!
What’s NEW this spring?
Kids indoor skateboard workshops
Kids dance – ballet
Youth multimedia arts sampler/55+ Restorative art/All ages free Worldwide Art Forms
2024 summer camps and leader programs
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Posted On Monday, February 12, 2024

City of Waterloo council debated and used options to reduce the staff tabled budget in adopting the final 2024-2026 three year operating and capital budgets, including the seven year capital forecast for 2027-2033, in principle. The three year budget supports existing programs and services, as well as service delivery enhancements and additions based on the Strategic Plan, operating funding to support new capital assets and continued investment in infrastructure renewal.
The...

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Posted On Monday, February 12, 2024

The City of Waterloo's Community Programming section is pleased to announce the successful receipt of a grant from the Government of Canada, Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) under the "In-Home Support Pilot Project stream of the Age Well at Home initiative."
The project, titled "Improving Access to Home Support Services in Waterloo," will span the next two years. The initiative aims to provide vital support to low-income, newcomer and otherwise vulnerable seniors,......

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Posted On Friday, February 09, 2024

City statement: Lunar New Year
Lunar New Year is a celebration on the traditional Lunar calendar, an important new year celebration for many East and Southeast Asian cultures, including Chinese, Vietnamese and Korean communities.
The new year is a time for families to come together to share a meal, give out red pockets and good wishes while preparing for joyous days ahead. The vibrant local celebrations reminds us that people from around the world have chosen to call Waterloo...

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Posted On Thursday, February 08, 2024

The City of Waterloo is pleased to announce it will be hosting the 15 th annual Ontario Bike Summit this spring from April 3-5, 2024. This year’s event provides an excellent opportunity to celebrate cycling progress in the province and in Waterloo where the first Bike Summit launched in 2009.
“We are thrilled to have the Ontario Bike Summit back in Waterloo where it all began 15 years ago,” said City of Waterloo Mayor and avid cyclist Dorothy McCabe. “We’re...

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