2021

2021 Civic Holiday Municipal Service Schedule
July 29, 2021
2021 Civic Holiday Municipal Service Schedule

Holiday schedules will apply to municipal services on Monday, August 2, 2021.

Canada Supports Rapid Housing Projects in Sudbury
July 20, 2021
Canada Supports Rapid Housing Projects in Sudbury

Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the need for affordable housing and led to rising levels of homelessness. The Government of Canada created a national strategy to build hundreds of thousands of units and provide affordable housing to people across the country.

Residents Invited to Provide Feedback on Junction East Concept Design
July 19, 2021
Residents Invited to Provide Feedback on Junction East Concept Design

The public is invited to review the conceptual design and provide input at a virtual open house on Wednesday, July 21.

Residents Invited to Apply for Advisory Panel on Future Recreational Assets in Lively/Walden Community
July 16, 2021
Residents Invited to Apply for Advisory Panel on Future Recreational Assets in Lively/Walden Community

The City of Greater Sudbury is currently seeking residents to join the Lively Recreation Advisory Panel.

Statement from the Mayor on Evacuees from Pikangikum First Nation
July 15, 2021
Statement from the Mayor on Evacuees from Pikangikum First Nation

Following the threat of forest fire in their northwestern Ontario community, approximately 500 evacuees from Pikangikum First Nation are being hosted in Greater Sudbury.

COVID-19 Update: Greater Sudbury Enters Step Three of Province's Reopening Plan
July 15, 2021
COVID-19 Update: Greater Sudbury Enters Step Three of Province's Reopening Plan

As of Friday, July 16, Greater Sudbury will enter step three of the Province’s Roadmap to Reopen. The roadmap outlines a three-step plan to safely and gradually ease public health measures and reopen the province.

Summer Company Program Supports Young Entrepreneurs
July 13, 2021
Summer Company Program Supports Young Entrepreneurs

Eight student entrepreneurs between the ages of 15 and 29 have launched a local business this summer through the Government of Ontario’s 2021 Summer Company program.

Have your say on Garson's water system
July 2, 2021
Have your say on Garson's water system

The City of Greater Sudbury is conducting a Municipal Class Environmental Assessment to evaluate the water servicing strategy for Garson and identify opportunities for system improvements, operational efficiencies and greater water security.

Statement from the Mayor on Canada Day
June 30, 2021
Statement from the Mayor on Canada Day

I fully support the decision of our Canada Day partners and Science North to not proceed with planned Canada Day virtual programming this year.

COVID-19 Update: Greater Sudbury Enters Step Two of Province's Reopening Plan
June 30, 2021
COVID-19 Update: Greater Sudbury Enters Step Two of Province's Reopening Plan

As of Wednesday, June 30, Greater Sudbury has entered Step Two of the Province’s Roadmap to Reopen. The roadmap outlines a three-step plan to safely and gradually ease public health measures and reopen the province.

Greater Sudbury's development industry showing resilience during challenging times
June 30, 2021
Greater Sudbury's development industry showing resilience during challenging times

In the face of unprecedented challenges presented by COVID-19 since early 2020, building and development activity in Greater Sudbury continues to be extremely strong.

Residents invited to Public Information Session for Whitson River Trail
June 29, 2021
Residents invited to Public Information Session for Whitson River Trail
 

Residents are invited to attend a virtual public information session to learn more about upcoming plans for the Whitson River Trail. The session will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, July 6, 2021. Residents may tune-in anytime to review plans and ask questions. A short presentation will take place at the beginning of the session.

City of Greater Sudbury to Open Cooling Centre
June 28, 2021
City of Greater Sudbury to Open Cooling Centre

A new cooling centre is opening on July 1 for residents looking to escape the heat.

Greater Sudbury Development Corporation Renews Commitment to Economic Growth
June 25, 2021
Greater Sudbury Development Corporation Renews Commitment to Economic Growth

The Greater Sudbury Development Corporation (GSDC) renewed its commitment to local economic recovery and growth with the appointment of additional community volunteers and a new executive during its Annual General Meeting on June 9.

Franco-Ontarian Flag Flies Permanently at A.Y. Jackson Lookout
June 25, 2021
Franco-Ontarian Flag Flies Permanently at A.Y. Jackson Lookout

In honour of St-Jean-Baptiste Day, the Franco-Ontarian flag was raised at the A.Y. Jackson Lookout.

Greater Sudbury Buzzing About Pollinator Week
June 21, 2021
Greater Sudbury Buzzing About Pollinator Week

June 21 to 27 is Pollinator Week, an annual event celebrated internationally to recognize the importance of pollinators to healthy people and a healthy environment. 

Shortage in Blue Boxes Results in Temporary Suspension of Blue Box Distribution
June 21, 2021
Shortage in Blue Boxes Results in Temporary Suspension of Blue Box Distribution

A shortage in the material used in the production of Blue Boxes has caused a decrease in the City’s available supply for distribution to residents. Until supplies increase, the City of Greater Sudbury will only be taking Blue Box requests for residents moving into a new home, with a maximum of three Blue Boxes per order.

Lifeguards on Duty at Municipal Beaches Beginning Saturday
June 18, 2021
Lifeguards on Duty at Municipal Beaches Beginning Saturday

Seven municipal beaches are set to open with lifeguard supervision, beginning Saturday, June 19, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.

Investing in Greater Sudbury to respond to the impacts of COVID-19
June 17, 2021
Investing in Greater Sudbury to respond to the impacts of COVID-19

The health and well-being of Canadians are top priorities for the governments of Canada and Ontario. Communities across Canada are on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic, and need immediate assistance to ensure their municipal and community infrastructure is safe and reliable.

Final Property Tax Bills Now Available
June 16, 2021
Final Property Tax Bills Now Available

Final property tax bills are in the mail. The first instalment is due on July 5, 2021, and the second is due on August 5, 2021.