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Locally made robots helping city staff improve Kitchener sidewalks

Posted on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 01:00 PM

For the second consecutive summer, robots will be rolling down local sidewalks. Working with City of Kitchener staff, these robots are helping inspect sidewalks in the very city...

Flower garden along front of house

Kitchener recognizing gardeners of all kinds this summer

Posted on Tuesday, June 22, 2021 12:42 PM

From victory to vegetable gardens, pollinator patches to herb beds, Kitchener residents and businesses are making the most of their outdoor spaces this summer and we want to recognize...

River with forest along both sides

There’s no shortage of things to do during the summer in Kitchener

Posted on Friday, June 18, 2021 01:45 PM

Here are some sites and activities to add to your bucket list this season.

Monarch Woods natural area

Multiple access points on Stoke Drive and Victoria Street South


Photo of three people sitting together playing musical instraments

House of Friendship offers home and hope during COVID-19 pandemic

Posted on Tuesday, June 15, 2021 01:38 PM

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit in March of 2021, the House of Friendship saw an opportunity to redefine the meaning of home for homeless residents in Kitchener. They made the bold...

Family in canoe on river

Exploring your own backyard

Posted on Friday, June 11, 2021 02:40 PM

“We started travelling and adventuring outdoors before we had kids and have just made it a part of who we are as a family,” Charlene said. “People think that the adventures end...