2020

July 6, 2020
Statement from Mayor Bigger on COVID-19

I am hopeful the province will continue to support municipalities and ensure we are all able to provide for our citizens and continue to operate effectively.

July 6, 2020
Heat Warning Extended - Monday, July 6, 2020

The heat warning, which began Tuesday, June 30, 2020, is being extended given the hot, humid weather in the forecast

July 4, 2020
Heat warning extended

The heat warning, which began Tuesday, June 30, 2020, is being extended given the hot, humid weather in the forecast.

July 3, 2020
City Buses to be Used as Cooling Stations

As the extended heat warning continues, the City of Greater Sudbury will be using four transit buses as temporary cooling stations throughout the community.

July 2, 2020
Extended Heat Warning: Thursday, July 2, 2020

An extended heat warning issued by Environment Canada has activated the municipal Hot Weather Response Plan.

July 2, 2020
Heat Warning Extended – Issued Thursday, July 2, 2020

The heat warning, which began Tuesday, June 30, 2020, is being extended given the hot, humid weather in the forecast.

June 30, 2020
Heat Warning: Issued Tuesday, June 30, 2020

With hot, humid weather in the forecast for the next few days, Environment and Climate Change Canada has issued a heat warning within Public Health Sudbury & Districts’ service area beginning Tuesday, June 30, 2020.

June 30, 2020
COVID-19 Update: Recycling Centre Public Front Counter Reopening

Effective Saturday, July 11, the City of Greater Sudbury will reopen the front counter of the Frobisher Street Recycling Centre to the public. The counter has been closed since mid-March in line with other COVID-19 closures.

June 29, 2020
2020 Canada Day Municipal Service Schedule

As the Canada Day holiday approaches, Greater Sudbury Mayor Brian Bigger reminds residents of the importance of following safe practices to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

June 25, 2020
COVID-19 Update: Campgrounds, Waterfront Washrooms and Other Reminders

As part of Stage 2 of the Province’s COVID-19 restart plans, the City of Greater Sudbury continues to develop plans for the safe reopening of additional municipal amenities.

June 24, 2020
GSDC Welcomes New and Returning Board Members

The Greater Sudbury Development Corporation (GSDC) continues to support local economic development with the recruitment of six new members to its volunteer 18-member Board of Directors.

June 23, 2020
Get Ready for TD Summer Reading Club at Greater Sudbury Public Library

The Greater Sudbury Public Library is gearing up for its annual TD Summer Reading Club, a summer long program featuring virtual activities, games and special guests.

June 19, 2020
Heat Warning

With hot, humid weather in the forecast for the next few days, Environment and Climate Change Canada has issued a heat warning within Public Health Sudbury & Districts’ service area beginning Saturday, June 20, 2020, for the following locations:• Greater Sudbury and vicinity• Markstay – Warren, St. Charles• West-Nipissing, French River

June 19, 2020
Greater Sudbury Public Library Accepting New Holds for Curbside Pickup

Residents can browse the digital library at www.sudburylibraries.ca or call the following six branches to place a hold on books, magazines, DVDs and other library materials available at Chelmsford, Lively, Main, New Sudbury, South End and Valley East public libraries.

June 18, 2020
Citywide Sharing and Resources to Help Ease the Effects of COVID-19

The City of Greater Sudbury has launched a new, user-friendly COVID-19 web portal to connect residents with the information, organizations and communities they can rely on during this challenging time.

June 12, 2020
City Offers Rapid Response to Applications for New Restaurant Patios

The City of Greater Sudbury is offering a streamlined application process to local businesses with plans for new or expanded restaurant patios now permitted under Stage 2 of the provincial COVID-19 restart plan.

June 12, 2020
COVID-19 Update: Splash Pads and Other City Service Reminders

As the Province’s COVID-19 restart plans continue to move forward, the City of Greater Sudbury has been identified as one of the regions permitted to move into Stage 2, as of 12:01 a.m. on Friday, June 12. This stage permits the safe reopening of some municipal amenities.

June 11, 2020
New Hearing Date for Kingsway Entertainment District Planning Appeal

The Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) has set a new hearing date for the Kingsway Entertainment District (KED) planning appeal.

June 9, 2020
Tourism Development Fund Launches Thanks to Municipal Accommodation Tax Revenue

The City of Greater Sudbury and the Greater Sudbury Development Corporation (GSDC) are working together to launch a Tourism Development Fund with up to $1 million available for investment into private sector, public sector and non-profit proposals to increase visitation and overnight stays in the community.

June 8, 2020
Greater Sudbury Public Library Begins Curbside Pickup of Previously Reserved Items

Curbside pickup of items placed on hold prior to the closure of library branches will be available by appointment beginning Tuesday, June 9, 2020.