2021

City Launches Transportation Demand Management Community Grant Program
February 18, 2021
City Launches Transportation Demand Management Community Grant Program

In June 2018, City Council adopted the Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Plan, which outlines an approach to deliver programs and initiatives to complement transit, walking and cycling infrastructure.

Eligible Residents Reminded to Apply for Property Tax Rebates
February 19, 2021
Eligible Residents Reminded to Apply for Property Tax Rebates

The deadline to apply for the Registered Charity Rebate program and applications under Section 357 of the Municipal Act, is March 1, 2021.

Doors Open to Nevada for Northern Ontario Mining Supply and Service Companies
February 16, 2021
Doors Open to Nevada for Northern Ontario Mining Supply and Service Companies

Ontario’s North Economic Development Corporation (ONEDC), an alliance of economic development entities in northern Ontario, is rolling out an initiative that will connect small to medium-sized mining supply and service companies with markets in the Nevada gold and silver mining district.

Statement from the Mayor - February 15
February 15, 2021
Statement from the Mayor - February 15

Friends and fellow residents,

With today being Family Day - I hope everyone is taking the time to reflect, relax and enjoy a day off. This Family Day is like no other. For close to a year, most of us have been spending a lot of time with family.

COVID-19 Update: Reopening of City Services
February 12, 2021
COVID-19 Update: Reopening of City Services

The Province announced today that its stay at home order will end for a number of municipalities, including Greater Sudbury, on Tuesday, February 16. Based on the current local situation, Greater Sudbury will enter the Orange-Restrict stage of the Province’s COVID-19 response framework.

Family Day 2021 Municipal Service Schedule
February 12, 2021
Family Day 2021 Municipal Service Schedule

Greater Sudbury will remain under the provincial stay-at-home order to limit the spread of COVID-19 on Family Day, February 15.

Reminder: Waste Collection Days and Times May Have Changed
February 11, 2021
Reminder: Waste Collection Days and Times May Have Changed

The City is reminding residents of some important information to assist with the transition to Every Other Week garbage pickup:

Reminder: 2021 Budget Virtual Information Session this Evening
February 10, 2021
Reminder: 2021 Budget Virtual Information Session this Evening

Residents are invited to a virtual Budget Information Session this evening from 6:30 to 8 p.m. to learn more and ask questions about the proposed 2021 Municipal Budget.

Interim Property Tax Bills Now Available
February 9, 2021
Interim Property Tax Bills Now Available

Interim property tax bills are in the mail. The first instalment is due on March 1, 2021, and the second is due on April 1, 2021. Interim property taxes help fund City services until the final tax bill is collected later in the year.

Statement from the Mayor - February 8
February 8, 2021
Statement from the Mayor - February 8

Friends and fellow residents. This weekend revealed some very concerning results in our efforts to further mitigate and eliminate the spread of COVID-19 in our community. The recent number of infections reported in Greater Sudbury has been on a downward trend and though this is promising, we must also be extremely cautious not to let our guard down nor take for granted that the virus is still very much present in our community.

Statement from the Mayor – Opioid Crisis
February 5, 2021
Statement from the Mayor – Opioid Crisis

I know we’ve been speaking a lot about COVID-19, a very real public health concern for our community. I also wanted to remind us all that the opioid epidemic remains a devastating public health crisis which has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic. Too many lives have been tragically lost right here in our community. Look no further than the growing number of crosses beside City Hall.

Residents Encouraged to Participate in Junction East Project Community Engagement
February 5, 2021
Residents Encouraged to Participate in Junction East Project Community Engagement

The City of Greater Sudbury is continuing with next steps on the path to realizing the Junction East Project, the new central Library/Art Gallery.

Virtual media conference on the Junction East Library/Art Gallery project
February 3, 2021
Virtual media conference on the Junction East Library/Art Gallery project

On Thursday, February 4 at 1:00 p.m., the City is hosting a virtual media conference on the Junction East Library/Art Gallery project.

Statement from the Mayor – February 1st (UPDATE)
February 3, 2021
Statement from the Mayor – February 1st (UPDATE)

Given the substantial media attention and conversation inspired by my request Monday for a northern bubble and the implementation of safety measures like checkpoints to stem traffic of unnecessary travelers coming north, I wanted to inform the public that I was able to speak one on one with Premier Ford last evening.

City Partners with Community Care Providers on Patient Virtual Care
February 2, 2021
City Partners with Community Care Providers on Patient Virtual Care

The City of Greater Sudbury has partnered with various community organizations for a project that aims to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in the community, by making it easier for community care providers to provide patient care virtually.

Invitation to the Community: 2021 Virtual Budget Information Session on February 10
February 1, 2021
Invitation to the Community: 2021 Virtual Budget Information Session on February 10

Residents are invited to a virtual Budget Information Session on February 10 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. to learn more and ask questions about the proposed 2021 Municipal Budget.

Book of Condolence for George Edward Armstrong
February 1, 2021
Book of Condolence for George Edward Armstrong

Greater Sudbury Mayor Brian Bigger and City Council invite residents to sign a virtual book of condolence for National Hockey League legend George Edward Armstrong who died at the age of 90 on January 24, 2021.

Statement from the Mayor – February 1st
February 1, 2021
Statement from the Mayor – February 1st

This past weekend has served as another difficult reminder of just how dangerous and deadly the COVID-19 virus is. I would like to express my deepest condolences to the family members and friends of the residents who lost their life at Finlandiakoti Apartments and Amberwood Suites over the weekend and ask that as a community our thoughts and prayers be with them.

Statement from the Mayor – Black History Month
February 1, 2021
Statement from the Mayor – Black History Month

February is a month where as a city and community we recognize Black Canadians and their communities and celebrate their many achievements and contributions across our country, including here in Greater Sudbury.

Warming Centre Open for Gatchell Residents
January 29, 2021
Warming Centre Open for Gatchell Residents

The City of Greater Sudbury has opened a warming centre at McClelland Community Centre and Arena (37 Veterans Rd., Copper Cliff) for Gatchell residents affected by today’s power outage.