2021

Heat warning extended - June 7, 2021
June 7, 2021
Heat warning extended - June 7, 2021

The heat warning, which began Sunday, June 6, 2021, is being extended given the hot, humid weather in the forecast

Open Air Fire Ban Declared for Greater Sudbury
June 7, 2021
Open Air Fire Ban Declared for Greater Sudbury

With extremely hot and dry weather conditions expected to continue through the coming days, the City of Greater Sudbury has declared an open air fire ban effective Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 12:01 a.m.

Statement from the Mayor on the Northern Ontario School of Medicine
June 4, 2021
Statement from the Mayor on the Northern Ontario School of Medicine

On behalf of the City of Greater Sudbury, I want to congratulate the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) on the historic news that it is one step closer to becoming Canada’s first stand-alone medical school.

Applications Now Open for 2021 COVID-19 Property Tax Deferral Program
June 1, 2021
Applications Now Open for 2021 COVID-19 Property Tax Deferral Program

The City of Greater Sudbury continues to help residents navigate the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic by providing property owners with a deferral option on the final tax payments for 2021.

Volunteer for the Greater Sudbury Public Library Board of Directors
June 1, 2021
Volunteer for the Greater Sudbury Public Library Board of Directors

Community-minded volunteers are invited to submit applications to fill a vacancy on the nine-member Greater Sudbury Public Library Board of Directors.

GOVA Transit Gets New Buses to Replace Aging Fleet
June 1, 2021
GOVA Transit Gets New Buses to Replace Aging Fleet

GOVA Transit riders will continue to experience more modern, safe and reliable transit trips with the addition of ten new buses to the fleet.

New Construction and Demolition Materials Area at Sudbury Landfill
May 31, 2021
New Construction and Demolition Materials Area at Sudbury Landfill

A new construction and demolition drop-off area at the Sudbury Landfill will improve customer service and continue toward the City’s environmental sustainability goals.

Notice of Road Closure on Dupuis Drive in Hanmer
May 28, 2021
Notice of Road Closure on Dupuis Drive in Hanmer

A commercial television production will close Dupuis Drive, between Radar Road and Côté Boulevard, for the entire day on Saturday, May 29, beginning at approximately 10 a.m.

Downtown Initiatives Undertaken by City of Greater Sudbury Since the Pandemic Began
May 20, 2021
Downtown Initiatives Undertaken by City of Greater Sudbury Since the Pandemic Began

Mayor Brian Bigger convened a Task Team last year to address many of the issues faced by the downtown and
to increase collaboration amongst key partners.

COVID-19 Update: City Reopening Some Outdoor Recreational Amenities on Long Weekend
May 21, 2021
COVID-19 Update: City Reopening Some Outdoor Recreational Amenities on Long Weekend

As we head into the long weekend, and the Province allows for the reopening of some outdoor recreational amenities, residents are reminded of the importance of continuing to follow safe practices to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Pioneer Manor Launches Program to Address Social Isolation and Loneliness
May 21, 2021
Pioneer Manor Launches Program to Address Social Isolation and Loneliness

Residents at Pioneer Manor can now take part in a program designed to increase socialization and reduce loneliness, depression and social isolation.

Temporary Closure of Doug Mohns Playground in Capreol for Filming
May 14, 2021
Temporary Closure of Doug Mohns Playground in Capreol for Filming

A commercial television production will temporarily close a portion of the Doug Mohns Playground at 100 Field St. in Capreol on Monday, May 17.

City Launches Next Phase of Customer Service Portal with Online Service Requests
May 6, 2021
City Launches Next Phase of Customer Service Portal with Online Service Requests

Residents now have another channel of choice to connect with the City by submitting online service requests on the Customer Service Portal at 311.greatersudbury.ca.

Notice of Fireworks for Television Production in Rural Area of Hanmer
May 6, 2021
Notice of Fireworks for Television Production in Rural Area of Hanmer

A commercial television production will include a brief fireworks display on the night of Thursday, May 6, in the area of Côté Boulevard and Dupuis Drive in Hanmer.

City Recruiting Full-time Firefighters
May 3, 2021
City Recruiting Full-time Firefighters

Are you interested in joining the City of Greater Sudbury Fire Services team? Applications are now being accepted for full-time firefighters.

Emergency Preparedness Week 2021: Be Ready for Anything
May 3, 2021
Emergency Preparedness Week 2021: Be Ready for Anything

May 2 to 8 is Emergency Preparedness (EP) Week, a national awareness initiative that encourages residents to take action and be better prepared in the event of an emergency.

Residents Invited to Open Houses on Zoning By-law Amendment for LaSalle Corridor
April 30, 2021
Residents Invited to Open Houses on Zoning By-law Amendment for LaSalle Corridor

Join one of two virtual open houses to discuss the next steps in the LaSalle Boulevard Corridor Plan and Strategy (LBCPS).

Notice of Film Production on Spruce Street this Sunday
April 23, 2021
Notice of Film Production on Spruce Street this Sunday

Filming will involve a procession of vehicles, including a municipal transit bus, in the area of Eyre, Spruce, Travers and Moland Streets and Boland Avenue.

City Celebrates Earth Day and Continues Efforts to become a Net-Zero Community
April 22, 2021
City Celebrates Earth Day and Continues Efforts to become a Net-Zero Community

Thursday, April 22 marks the 51st anniversary of Earth Day, the annual day of global environmental awareness, action and celebration. More than a billion people in 193 countries participate in Earth Day activities each year.

COVID-19 Update: City Services Affected by New Provincial Restrictions
April 20, 2021
COVID-19 Update: City Services Affected by New Provincial Restrictions

As COVID-19 cases across Ontario continue to rise at an alarming rate, the Province has implemented additional restrictions in an effort to slow the spread and relieve mounting pressures on the province’s health care system. The state of emergency and province-wide Stay-at-Home Order that were put in place on April 8 have been extended an additional two weeks, for a total of six weeks.