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Posted On Sunday, January 19, 2020

The overnight parking ban declared yesterday will continue until 11:59 p.m. tonight, Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020 in order to continue snow clearing efforts. Removing cars from streets will facilitate safe and quick snow removal. 
Under the city's traffic and parking bylaw, parking is prohibited on all streets at any time a snow event is declared until it is cancelled. Snow events are declared when the city anticipates a significant amount of snow to accumulate. A typical snow...

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Posted On Saturday, January 18, 2020

The City of Waterloo has declared a snow event and a parking ban is in effect at 11:59 p.m. today, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020.
Residents must remove cars from streets by midnight tonight or risk being ticketed and towed. The parking ban will remain in effect for 24 hours until midnight on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2020. Information will be posted in advance of midnight on Sunday, Jan. 19 as to whether the city will cancel the snow event and parking ban or extend it for another 24 hours,...

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Posted On Thursday, January 16, 2020

Stormwater stream The City of Waterloo, through Aquafor Beech Ltd., have completed a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment (Class EA) Study for the City of Waterloo Stormwater Management (SWM) Master Plan.
The SWM Master Plan updates the city’s 2005 Master Drainage Study, serves as a decision support tool as well as a methodology for the prioritization of works and is foundational to the establishment of city policies. The study area focused on all lands within the City of Waterloo...

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Posted On Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Two kids playing at a playgroundThe City of Waterloo is pleased to provide advance notice of upcoming deadlines for neighbourhood matching fund requests. 
Three closing dates are available for residents to submit applications. With three dates to consider, groups have plenty of time to plan their projects without the pressure of hasty deadlines. 
The closing dates for 2020 are: 
Friday, Feb. 21, 2020 before 2 p.m.
Wednesday, June 3, 2020 before 2 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct....

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Posted On Tuesday, January 14, 2020

CouncilThe council summary below provides a snapshot of the major items presented at the January 13, 2020 council meeting. Please refer to the minutes for an official record of the meeting.
Integrated Planning and Public Works (IPPW) business plan presentation The management team from the city’s IPPW department presented their business plan to council and fielded questions. IPPW includes Engineering Services, Building Standards, Planning, Transportation Services and City...

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