We want kids aged 10 to 12 to tell us what their ideal city looks like! Our My Ideal City contest asks students to think about the programs and services they’d like to see from the city.

On this page:

  1. Enter the contest
  2. Council meeting

Enter the contest

If you’re a student aged 10 to 12 living in Kitchener, write a 250-word creative essay about what you’d like to see in your ideal city.

Submissions for the 2022 contest are closed. Subscribe to this page to get an email when we add information for 2023.


Council meeting

Winners will have their submissions printed in the Kitchener Citizen and will appear on Rogers TV for a live event in council chambers at City Hall on June 20, 2022.