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Posted On Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Snow clearing operations continue throughout the city following the largest snowfall Waterloo has experienced in decades, and the snow event and parking ban declared by the City of Waterloo has been extended until 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday, January 19, 2022.
Residents are asked to keep cars off the streets or risk being ticketed and towed. Overnight parking exemptions will not be permitted. Patience is appreciated as snow clearing crews who have been working around the clock...

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Posted On Tuesday, January 18, 2022

The City of Waterloo has completed the hiring of its new Indigenous Initiatives, Anti-Racism, Accessibility and Equity team and is pleased to welcome these talented and well-experienced individuals.
The new additions are (listed alphabetically): Niran Akintunde (he/him), Anti-Racism & Social Justice Advocate; Brian Hill (he/him), Indigenous Initiatives Advocate; and Amy Ross (she/her), Accessibility Advocate.
The new team is led by Sanjay Govindaraj  (he/him),...

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Posted On Monday, January 17, 2022

The snow event and parking ban declared by the City of Waterloo on Sunday, January 16 has been extended an additional 24 hours until midnight on Wednesday, January 19, 2022.
Residents are asked to keep cars off the streets or risk being ticketed and towed. Removing cars from streets will facilitate safe snow removal as the crews work their way through the city. Overnight parking exemptions will not be permitted. Patience is appreciated as crews work to clear main roads before...

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Posted On Sunday, January 16, 2022

The City of Waterloo has declared a snow event and an overnight parking ban is in effect beginning at 11:59 p.m. today, Sunday, January 16, 2022.
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 midnight on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Information will be posted in advance of midnight on Tuesday, January 18 as to whether the city will cancel the snow event and parking...

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Posted On Wednesday, January 05, 2022

Today, the City of Waterloo is pleased to announce that Uptown Waterloo and the University District will participate in the My Main Street Local Business Accelerator program to help revitalize main streets.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada, through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), announced a $23.25-million investment to the Canadian Urban Institute (CUI) and the Economic Developers Council of...

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