2020

May 27, 2020
City Prepares for Potential Opening of Vibrant Outdoor Shopping and Dining Experiences

As the Province’s COVID-19 restart plans move forward, the City is developing several measures to make it easier for small businesses to open storefront retail operations, and to help the restaurant and hospitality industry open sidewalk patios and cafes, once permitted to do so.  

May 27, 2020
Important Information about 2020 Property Taxes

The City of Greater Sudbury is helping residents navigate the COVID-19 situation by providing a further extension of the second due date for interim property taxes. Penalties and interest on late payments will not be charged if amounts owed for the April 2, 2020, interim property tax deadline are paid by July 2.

May 26, 2020
City Implements Initiatives to Mitigate Financial Impacts of COVID-19

The City of Greater Sudbury is implementing several measures to mitigate the financial deficit caused by COVID-19.

Heat warning - Issued: Tuesday, May 26, 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, May 26, 2020, for the following locations: • Greater Sudbury and vicinity

May 21, 2020
City of Greater Sudbury to Reopen Some Outdoor Facilities

As part of the safe and gradual reopening of public facilities and services, and in line with the first stage of the Province’s reopening framework, the City of Greater Sudbury is reopening a number of its outdoor recreational amenities over the coming days.

May 21, 2020
City of Greater Sudbury Reopening Household Hazardous Waste Depot

Effective Saturday, May 23, 2020, the City of Greater Sudbury will reopen the Household Hazardous Waste Depot to residents.

May 21, 2020
Ensuring Food Security for Residents during COVID-19

The province recently amended the list of closed outdoor recreational amenities to permit the use of community gardens.

May 15, 2020
City Evaluating Provincial Announcements and Effect on Municipal Services


The City of Greater Sudbury is evaluating details related to the Province’s announcement on May 14.

May 15, 2020
Fire Ban Lifted in Greater Sudbury

As of 12:01 a.m. on Saturday, May 16, 2020, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry will lift the Restricted Fire Zone in Ontario, therefore the open air fire ban will no longer be in effect across Greater Sudbury.

May 14, 2020
City of Greater Sudbury Reopening Landfill Sites

Effective Friday, May 15, 2020, the City of Greater Sudbury will reopen landfill sites to the public.

May 14, 2020
City of Greater Sudbury Honours Its Volunteers

Civic Awards promote and reward leadership, humanitarian service and enrichment of the human spirit through volunteerism and community involvement.

May 12, 2020
City of Greater Sudbury Reopens Boat Launches

Effective Wednesday, May 13, 2020, all municipal boat launches will reopen to the public. 

May 11, 2020
May 12, 2020, Finance and Administration Committee Meeting Cancelled

Please be advised tomorrow’s Finance and Administration Committee meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 12, 2020, has been cancelled. 

May 6, 2020
City of Greater Sudbury Amends Fireworks By-law amid COVID-19 Response

City Council has approved amendments to the Fireworks By-law (2011-100) to ensure emergency response resources are dedicated to COVID-19 response and to discourage  the potential for large, social gatherings.
 

May 5, 2020
Extended Services for Greater Sudbury's Vulnerable during COVID-19

The City of Greater Sudbury is extending access to indoor rest areas, social services and meals.

May 1, 2020
COVID-19 Update: Stay Home, Stay Safe as Warm Weather Arrives

As we head into May and the warm weather arrives, the City of Greater Sudbury has some important reminders about outdoor activities, as part of the ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 4, 2020
Greater Sudbury Development Corporation Seeks Board Members

The Greater Sudbury Development Corporation (GSDC), a not-for-profit board charged with championing economic development in the City of Greater Sudbury, is seeking engaged citizens for appointment to its Board of Directors.

May 1, 2020
Statement from Mayor Bigger – Community's second fatality from COVID-19

I was very saddened to hear of our community’s second fatality from COVID-19, a resident of St. Joseph's Villa. On behalf of Council I extend my condolences to her family and friends at this time. Our thoughts and prayers are with them. 

April 24, 2020
Clarification of Costs for Kingsway Entertainment District

It has come to our attention that information included in a document for the Kingsway Entertainment District appeals, submitted by the City of Greater Sudbury to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) contained an error in wording.

April 21, 2020
Be Bear Wise As Spring Arrives

With the spring weather finally here, bears are coming out of hibernation. The potential for human-bear interactions increases in the spring when there are less natural food sources available to them. This is when food sources, such as garbage and bird feed, can draw bears into populated areas.