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City launches review of lodging house bylaw, considers regulating short-term rentals

Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 03:00 PM

As part of a regular review process the City is reviewing the licensing bylaws to improve resident health and safety, consumer protection, and nuisance control. The City of...

Kitchener’s SDG Idea Factory officially opens and becomes North America’s first Local4Action Hub

Posted on Tuesday, May 23, 2023 03:19 PM

Mayor Berry Vrbanovic was joined by special guests, the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario,and the Honourable Karina Gould, Minister of Families,...

Kitchener reveals jam-packed events season with new summer lineup and concert headliners

Posted on Friday, May 19, 2023 01:37 PM

Earlier today, Kitchener Mayor Berry Vrbanovic and members of Kitchener City Council together with staff and community event partners, revealed an exciting lineup of events...

Collaborative hub launches to aid arts and culture engagement across region

Posted on Thursday, May 18, 2023 10:30 AM

Engagement forum to inform municipal culture plans

This week, the Cities of Cambridge, Kitchener and Waterloo, alongside the Region of Waterloo, launched their first-ever...

Holiday hours and firework safety reminders ahead of the Victoria Day long weekend

Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 01:00 PM

Residents are encouraged to keep safety in mind this Victoria Day long weekend and exercise caution with private backyard fireworks displays.

Under the City of Kitchener...