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Road Closure NOTICE – George Street (Wellington to Queen Street)

June 14, 2018.

The Downtown Brampton BIA is pleased to announce Party in the LANES will be making an exciting return this summer on the following dates:

  • June 22
  • July 20
  • August 17

Party in the LANES is an event hosted by the businesses of downtown Brampton that presents live entertainment, local vendors, delicious food, and more! Party in the LANES provides the businesses of downtown an opportunity to showcase all they have to offer.

The Downtown Brampton BIA will be programming the following laneways from 6-10PM on each date:

  • McArter Lane (27 Main Street North)
  • Daily Times Square (33 Queen St. West)
  • George Street South

Due to the close proximity of Party in the LANES to your residence, we would like to make you aware of the street closure occurring on George Street from Queen Street to Wellington Street. With this road closure, access to both the public and private parking garages will be available. The street closure will be happening on June 22, July 20 and August 17 from 5:00PM-12:00AM.

The Downtown Brampton BIA invites you to come out and enjoy these year’s laneway festivities and celebrate with us – we do hope these road closures do not inconvenience you in anyway.

If you would like further information on the event, please contact the Downtown Brampton BIA at

905-874-3518.

Sincerely,

 

Andrea Magana                                                                                           Suzy Godefroy

Marketing and Events Specialist                                                             Executive Director

Downtown Brampton BIA | andrea.magana@brampton.ca             Downtown Brampton BIA

 

 

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Downtown Reimagined – 20 George St Surface Parking Lot Temporary Closure

In order to prepare for Downtown Reimagined and in consultation with the BIA to improve parking garages/surface lots within the downtown area, upgrades and maintenance at the 20 George Street North surface lot (see attached map) will get underway beginning June 2nd.   The surface lot will be closed temporarily to install new lighting, clean and repaint designated parking stalls and provide for accessible parking spots. The complete closure of the lot is required to conduct the work in a safe and timely manner. The attached notice is currently being hand delivered to neighbouring business and residents. Municipal Parking Operations staff will also be available to assist customers find alternate parking during regular business hours.

Although it is indicated that the lot will remain closed until June 7th, staff have allowed for a couple of buffer days for weather and do hope to reopen the lot by June 5th or 6th.  Please see the attachments for more details:
20 George Street North

Downtown George St Parking Notice

 

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A Royal Affair in Garden Square

Residents invited to watch the Royal Wedding live coverage in downtown Brampton on Saturday, May 19.

BRAMPTON, ON – Brampton residents are invited to gather in downtown Brampton to watch live coverage of the Royal Wedding this Saturday, May 19, in Garden Square.

The viewing of the much-anticipated wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle will start at 4 am, so bring a chair and settle in bright and early to watch the ceremony take place.

Located in downtown Brampton at the corner of Queen and Main Streets, Garden Square hosts a variety of fun-filled programming, events and free entertainment for all ages.

Find out more at www.brampton.ca/gardensquare or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

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“Weddings are a wonderful and joyous occasion. I’m pleased that we have secured permission to air the Royal Wedding at Garden Square. We invite everyone to raise a cup of tea and share in this memorable event together. I know that the whole city of Brampton wishes Prince Harry and Ms. Markle the very vest as they embark on a new journey together. It’s going to be a special day!”

  • Mayor Linda Jeffrey

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Brampton is thinking bigger. We are a future ready organization with a sharp focus. We know our community’s growth, youth and diversity set us apart. We sit at the centre of Canada’s innovation super corridor, encouraging investment and growing our global success. We are building vibrant urban centres that ignite opportunity and instill pride in the people who live and work here. We are moving Brampton forward to be a connected city that is innovative, inclusive and bold. Follow us on Twitter and Facebook. Learn more at www.brampton.ca.

MEDIA CONTACT

Natalie Stogdill

Media Coordinator, Strategic Communications
2 Wellington Street West, Brampton, ON L6Y 4R2
905.874.3654 | natalie.stogdill@brampton.ca | www.brampton.ca

 

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