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Posted Thursday, August 28, 2014

KITCHENER -ndash; Offices at Kitchener City Hall will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1, in honour of Labour Day, but the building itself will remain open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. as it does on all holidays and weekends. Services normally offered by staff will be available again on Tuesday, Sept. 2 at 8:30 a.m.
KITCHENER MARKET
The market will be closed as usual on Sunday, Aug. 31 and Monday, Sept. 1. The International Food Court re-opens as usual on Tuesday,...
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Posted Thursday, August 28, 2014

KITCHENER – The region’s newest public electric vehicle charging station, located in the Charles and Benton parking garage, is now up and running. As part of its transportation demand management efforts to support sustainable transportation options, the city is excited to be working with partners like the Region of Waterloo and Sustainable Waterloo Region to promote and offer these alternatives for residents.
Electric vehicle purchases are on the rise. The ever increasing cost...
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Posted Wednesday, August 27, 2014

KITCHENER -ndash; Artists connect with their environment in very different ways in the September exhibitions in the Kitchener City Hall art galleries.
ROTUNDA GALLERY – Nine copper panels as “snapshots” of mountain, forest, sea and shore, follow the journey of rainwater from the mountains to the sea in the exhibition Distance by artist Cathy Farwell.
“Looking through a lens can be another form of distancing oneself from the subject...
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Posted Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Kitchener seeking volunteers for citizen advisory committees and boards
KITCHENER – The City of Kitchener is seeking volunteers with a wide range of skills and experience for a number of citizen advisory committees and boards.
The city is recruiting for the following:
Aeronautical Noise Management Committee (4 year term)
Arts & Culture Advisory Committee (2 year term)
Centre in the Square...
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Posted Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Kitchener -ndash; As part of the City of Kitchener’s on-going efforts to improve stormwater management and water quality, construction will begin at Filsinger Park on Sept. 2, 2014.  The project will involve the removal of the 1.3 km of concrete channel in the park (located approximately between Fischer-Hallman Road and Westmount Road, and Highland Road and Victoria Street South) and replacing it with a naturalized channel.  The construction is proposed to be completed in three... Read More...