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City of Kitchener approves lowest property tax increase in a decade

Posted on Monday, January 18, 2021 06:30 AM

Kitchener council has passed the 2021 budget, approving a financial plan that maintains existing services while delivering the lowest possible increase for homeowners. Delivering...

Conrad family donation supports Kitchener’s bold vision to boost arts and creative industries

Posted on Friday, January 15, 2021 11:15 AM

Earlier today, the City of Kitchener announced that the Manfred and Penny Conrad Family Foundation and Manfred and Penny Conrad have donated the Conrad Centre for...

City of Kitchener continues call for operating funding support, improvements to sick leave benefits, and support for mass vaccination efforts

Posted on Friday, January 15, 2021 03:00 AM

Earlier today, Ontario’s Big City Mayors (OBCM) met to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on cities and communities across Ontario.  OBCM continued calls to federal...

Local municipalities adjust operations as provincial stay-at-home orders take effect

Posted on Thursday, January 14, 2021 05:45 AM

Earlier this week, the Province of Ontario declared a second state of emergency and issued stay-at-home orders that went into effect Thursday. Waterloo Region cities and townships...

City supporting older adults to stay active and connected this winter

Posted on Friday, January 08, 2021 12:00 PM

The City of Kitchener’s commitment to building an age-friendly community has inspired some new and exciting opportunities for older adults to stay connected during the COVID-91...