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Posted On Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Stanley Cup Champion and former Waterloo Wolves centre Steven Lorentz of the Florida Panthers is bringing the Stanley Cup to RIM Park (Forbes Room, 2001 University Avenue East) on Thursday, July 25 from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  
“We’re thrilled to welcome Steven Lorentz and the Stanley Cup home to Waterloo. I’m so grateful he’s sharing this experience with our community,” said Mayor Dorothy McCabe. "A hometown hero celebrating his career highlight...

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Posted On Sunday, July 14, 2024

International Non-Binary People’s Day is an opportunity to celebrate people who do not identify within the traditional gender binary while raising awareness about the struggles they face.
Non-binary can mean different things to different people, so it’s important to remember that there is not one meaning or appearance of those who are non-binary. For some, it describes someone who does not identify as a man or a woman. For others, it’s an identity that falls...

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Posted On Tuesday, July 09, 2024

Nunavut Day celebrates the creation of Nunavut as a recognized territory within Canada. Nunavut officially split from the Northwest Territories on April 1, 1999, but celebrations were moved to July 9 to commemorate the passage of the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement Act and the Nunavut Act on July 9, 1993. These pieces of legislation were critical in establishing Nunavut as a distinct territory in Canada.    Nunavut Day is an opportunity to appreciate the unique culture,......
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Posted On Tuesday, July 02, 2024

In an exciting collaboration with local researcher Peggy Plet, the City of Waterloo Museum is thrilled to bring Levi Carroll’s story to life in Waterloo Park this July and August, right within the cabin you pass on your leisurely walks.
Join us in Waterloo Park this summer to explore what makes a place a HOME and uncover Levi's inspiring story. Throughout the summer, we have planned a series of engaging hands-on activities, and our knowledgeable staff will be on site...

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Posted On Monday, June 24, 2024

** The council summary below provides a snapshot of the major items presented at Monday’s council meeting. The council meeting webcast is available on the City of Waterloo YouTube page . Please refer to the minutes for an official record of the meeting.
Waterloo’s Official Plan review is an opportunity for residents to learn about and provide feedback on the future of land use planning in the city
The City of Waterloo’s Official Plan guides...

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