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Downtown Brampton Capital Project Notice of Borehole Investigational Work

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 the Downtown Brampton Capital Project phase 1 construction anticipated to start in the spring of 2018. This work will start on Monday, April 24 and is expected to take about four to six weeks (4-6) weeks to complete, weather permitting. Work hours will be from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

During this time, you may notice Region of Peel staff and contractors doing the following activities in your neighbourhood: • Drilling small vacuum excavation and boreholes in the curb lane of the road to determine utility heights and ground conditions.

This work will take place on the following streets:

• Queen Street – Mill Street to Centre Street

• Main Street – Nelson Street West to south of Wellington Street

• Chapel Street – Queen Street to Peel Street

• Moore Crescent

• Mary Street – Queen Street to Moore Crescent

• Elizabeth Street – Queen Street to Wellington Street

• George Street – Queen Street to 50 metres south

• Maple Avenue

There will be no impact to businesses, sidewalks or pedestrian traffic, and vehicle traffic will be maintained at all times. There will be intermittent disruptions to the availability of on-street parking along the streets identified. It is recommended that City of Brampton parking facilities, with one hour of free parking, be used during this time. These facilities are located on Diplock Lane, Theatre Lane, George Street South and John Street. (See map link) www.brampton.ca/EN/residents/Parking/Documents/Downtown_Parking.pdf

For more information about the project please visit http://www.peelregion.ca/pw/construction/bram/112380.htm

 

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United Way Food Festival – Vendor Application

Each year, City of Brampton employees participate in United Way Campaign initiatives that include: pledges, events, and partnerships with local businesses to raise funds that benefit our community. This year, the United Way Campaign is once again offering a series of public events to raise even more funds for the organizations that make a difference in people’s lives.
The City of Brampton would like to invite you to participate in the United Way Food Festival! This will give you the chance to advertise your business in Downtown Brampton and to show that your company cares about giving back to the community. To entice a crowd, we are looking for your business to provide food products and samples that are $5 or less per customer. Please note: no drink products are to be sold.
Customers will purchase products directly from the vendors in a cash transaction (or debit/credit – if the vendor is equipped to provide these options).

To view the full application, click here:

Food Fest Vendors 2017 Food Festival Vendor App