News

Posted On Monday, February 22, 2021

City of Waterloo council summary
February 22, 2021
** The council summary below provides a snapshot of the major items presented at this afternoon’s council meeting. Please refer to the minutes for an official record of the meeting.
City reintroducing several active transportation initiatives in 2021
Closed and slow streets were implemented in 2020 to enhance active transportation options amidst the pandemic and to assist local businesses. A review...

Read More...

Posted On Monday, February 15, 2021

The City of Waterloo has declared a snow event and a 24-hour parking ban is in effect beginning at 11:59 p.m. on Monday, February 15.
Residents must remove cars from streets by midnight tonight or risk being ticketed and towed. The parking ban will remain in effect for at least 24 hours, until 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday, February 16. Information will be posted in advance of this time as to whether the city will cancel the parking ban or extend it for another 24 hours, weather dependent....

Read More...

Posted On Friday, February 12, 2021

With Waterloo Region moving into the Red-Control zone of the provincial response framework, the City of Waterloo will gradually re-start recreation programs, services and amenities according to the zone guidelines and protocols.
Limited recreation programming will begin on Thursday, February 18, with the staggered opening of programs, facilities and services over the following 7 to 10 days. This means some facilities, programs and services may not be immediately available....

Read More...

Posted On Friday, February 12, 2021

As the province-wide shutdown is lifted, Waterloo Region will move into the Red-Control zone on February 16, 2021, as part of a cautious and gradual return to the Ontario colour- coded response framework .
The municipalities of Waterloo Region continue to work together with Public Health to review the provincial regulations and update changes accordingly for municipal services, operations and programs.
A number of municipal facilities will re-open under the Red-Control...

Read More...

Posted On Monday, February 08, 2021

City of Waterloo council summary
February 8, 2021
** The council summary below provides a snapshot of the major items presented at this afternoon’s council meeting. Please refer to the minutes for an official record of the meeting.
New development to create additional affordable housing units
Council has approved several amendments to the zoning by-law that will allow additional storeys to be added to the high-rise development at 145 Columbia Street...

Read More...