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Posted On Monday, 20 January, 2020

Kitchener, ON – Kitchener council has approved the 2020 budget, authorizing a financial plan that advances the City’s strategic priorities while incorporating recommendations from its first long-term financial plan to minimize financial risk and maintain the City’s strong financial position. The property tax increase of 2.09 per cent is consistent with the local rate of inflation, and water utility services will see a rate increase of 4.4 per cent to support...
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Posted On Sunday, 19 January, 2020

Staff completed a full plow of the city and will be in a position to cancel the Snow Event as of 7:00 p.m. Jan. 19, 2020
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Posted On Saturday, 18 January, 2020

Residents to Remove Cars from Streets by 9:00 p.m. or Risk Being Ticketed and Towed
KITCHENER -- Based on the amount of snow accumulation, the City of Kitchener has declared an official Snow Event. Residents have until 9:00 p.m. tonight, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020 to remove their parked cars from city streets or risk receiving an $80 ticket and being towed at the owner's expense. Overnight parking exemptions are canceled to allow for snow clearing. The parking...

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Posted On Friday, 17 January, 2020

Time: 11:20 
Location of break: 239 Mill St
Between what streets or addresses: Stirling Ave and Heiman
Road closures: not at this time 
Status: we are monitoring this break it will be repaired at a later date 
Notes:
Instructions for residents:
Discoloured Water The discolouration is from iron and manganese that are naturally occurring in the groundwater. When the mains are flushed or there is a change in pressure from events...

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Posted On Friday, 17 January, 2020

 As of 1:02 pm water is back on 
  Location of break:  58 Viewmont Close
Between what streets or addresses: Bradley Dr
Road closures:  Local thru traffic- 
Status: Water is off and repairs underway 
Notes:
Instructions for residents:
Discoloured Water The discolouration is from iron and manganese that are naturally occurring in the groundwater. When the mains are flushed or there is a change in pressure...

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