News & Announcements

Posted Wednesday, 01 February, 2023

Pickering, ON, February 1, 2023 – The City of Pickering is seeking passionate and committed residents and stakeholder representatives to sit on the Pickering Anti-Black Racism Taskforce (PABRT).
Comprised of up to 20 diverse community stakeholders who identify as Black, the PABRT works in partnership with the City, residents, service providers, businesses, and other stakeholders to enhance the shared experience of diverse Black communities in Pickering.
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Posted Sunday, 29 January, 2023

Pickering, ON, January 29, 2023 – The Mayor and Members of Council of the City of Pickering express their collective sorrow on the passing of former Mississauga Mayor, Hazel McCallion.  All flags at City of Pickering facilities will be flown at half-mast to recognize her passing.
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“As one of Canada’s longest ever serving mayors, Hazel McCallion, was a trailblazer in municipal politics who later became a living legend.  Her political...

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Posted Monday, 16 January, 2023

Pickering, ON, January 15, 2023 – The Mayor and Members of Council of the City of Pickering express their deepest sorrow on the passing of former Ontario Lieutenant Governor, David Onley.  All flags at City of Pickering facilities will be flown at half-mast to recognize his passing.
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“It is with heavy hearts that we mourn the loss of an inspirational leader, ground breaking public servant, and a great man.  Our community has lost a true champion...

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Posted Tuesday, 10 January, 2023

Pickering, ON – January 6, 2023
The City of Pickering continues to seek initiatives which enrich the lives of Pickering Residents through programs and services that support active and engaging activities in our community.
The City of Pickering and Canadian Tire Jumpstart, is excited to offer City of Pickering, Teen Residents, a FREE Learn To Skate program starting this January 2023!
The program will run on Mondays for 10 weeks from January 23 – April...

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Posted Tuesday, 10 January, 2023

Pickering, ON, January 10, 2023 – The City of Pickering is thrilled to announce that its Canine Activity Area, located in the new leash-free area of Dunmoore Park, is now open to the public, and fast becoming a popular destination for eager-to-learn dogs and their owners.
The new canine activity area, sponsored by Pet Valu, is the first of its kind in the GTA, and comprised of ten activity stations that guide owners and their dogs through a number of fun exercises to...

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