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Kitchener Council approves a new vision for safer streets

Posted on Friday, December 17, 2021 12:00 PM

The City of Kitchener’s Council-approved Vision Zero strategy is an ambitious project that aims to eliminate all serious traffic accidents in Kitchener and make streets safer for...

City and IBEW 636 unable to reach agreement

Posted on Thursday, December 16, 2021 01:05 PM

The City and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 636 were unable to reach an agreement after union members did not ratify a tentative agreement yesterday. 

Municipal councils approve merger of Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro and Waterloo North Hydro

Posted on Wednesday, December 15, 2021 10:00 AM

Over the past week, the municipal councils of Kitchener, Waterloo, Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich approved the merger of Kitchener Power Corp. and Waterloo North Hydro Holding...

Kitchener moves forward with modest tax rate increase and affordable housing funding in 2022 budget

Posted on Monday, December 13, 2021 06:15 PM

The City of Kitchener has approved its 2022 budget, authorizing the lowest tax rate increase among municipalities in the region while moving forward with investments in affordable...

Ontario’s Big City Mayors support approach to affordable housing, and pandemic financial support

Posted on Friday, December 10, 2021 08:35 AM

Ontario’s Big City Mayors support all-of-government approach to affordable housing, and continued pandemic financial support for municipalities

Kitchener Mayor Berry Vrbanovic...