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Public Notice: Investigational Work – Main and Queen Streets and Adjacent Side Streets Downtown Brampton

The Region of Peel, in coordination with the City of Brampton, will be doing some survey work in your area in preparation for future infrastructure improvements in the downtown core.

This work will start in mid-July, and is expected to take about ten to twelve weeks. During this time, you may notice Region of Peel staff and contractors doing the following activities in your neighbourhood:

  • Surveying your street.
  • Marking the location of gas, hydro, cable, etc. on roads, driveways and lawns.
  • Drilling small vacuum excavation holes to determine utility depths.

For more information and details of where the work will take place, please click here: Public Notice Downtown Brampton Investigation Notice – July 2017

Classic Cars Celebration Rocks Downtown Brampton July 20-22

For Immediate Release
Brampton, July. 12, 2017 – The Downtown Brampton BIA (Business Improvement Area) is pleased to announce the 17th annual Classic Cars Celebration will be happening in downtown Brampton on July 20-22. The highly anticipated event kicks-off on Thursday evening in the heart of downtown Brampton, Gage Park. The evening will feature a Tribute to Sinatra featuring Jeff Sommerville and the Jazz Mechanics alongside a line-up of classic car displays on Wellington St. set to run from 7-10 p.m.

Classic Cars Celebration will entail five street parties throughout various areas of the downtown core on Friday evening. The laneway parties will begin at 5 p.m. and run until 10 p.m. including Havana Club on George Street, Summer of Love in McArter Lane, DJ Party! in Vivian Lane, Canada ROCKS in Harmsworth Lane, and Times Square Fiesta! in Daily Times Square. Each laneway will feature live entertainment, delicious food and lots of dancing!

Garden Square will be an entertainment hotspot on Friday evening with live entertainment from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. hosted by Brampton Says including Five Times Classical Band and headlining act the Marc Joseph Band.

Saturday will be a full day of entertainment beginning with the legendary car parade at 1:30 p.m. The Show ‘N’ Shine will run from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. followed by the Disney film, Cars shown on the big screen at 5 p.m. This year, the Main Street party will feature extended patios, and live entertainment with this year’s new stage addition! Garden Square surely won’t disappoint with an exciting show put on by Pauly and the Goodfellas from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Classic Cars is proudly sponsored by the businesses of the Downtown Brampton BIA and supported by the City of Brampton, Performance Auto Group and The Wee Smoke Shop. For more information, visit: www.downtownbramptonbia.ca

About Downtown Brampton BIA
A non-for-profit organization established to support and strengthen the local business community and help promote Downtown Brampton as a shopping and business district, the BIA represents more than 400 businesses and commercial property owners reporting to a 10-12 member volunteer Board of Directors.

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For media inquires, contact:
Andrea Magana
E: Andrea.Magana@brampton.ca T: 905-874-8182

Public Information Session on Queen Street Transit Master Plan and Downtown Mobility Hub Study

Public Open House:

Drop in to learn about the Queen Street Transit Master Plan and Downtown Mobility Hub study.
• Provide your input for identifying opportunities and challenges for travelling along Queen Street,
and within the Downtown Mobility Hub Area (approximately 800 metres from the Brampton GO
Station).
• Help us develop a vision for Queen Street by providing input on options for improving how people
get around including walking, cycling, transit, driving, and for urban design and planning of the
Downtown Mobility Hub.
• Visit the various information stations and share ideas for how improving transit will contribute to
building a future ready Brampton.

For more information, click here:
Notice of PIC