July 2017 Newsletter

July 1, 2017   Dear Friends, Neighbours and Fellow Canadians, This is a day for the history books. 150 Years since the act of parliament that established the Dominion of Canada. Today we are a Country widely respected as a global economic and social leader. We learn from the past and looks to the future….

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Reflecting on the Special Olympic Games

Today I took some time to reflect on the Special Olympics Summer Provincial Games held over the weekend. The first word that came to my mind was wow! From the opening ceremony through to the closing ceremony the event was a complete success. I was inspired and many times in awe of the participating athletes…

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#CaledonProud – June 2017 Newsletter

June 2, 2017   Dear Friends and Neighbours, I love the month of June here in Caledon. Our farmers’ markets, village stores and centres, restaurants and cafés are alive and buzzing with people and activity. Did you know that next week (June 5 to 11) is local food week and in our Town that’s a…

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Business Breakfast

It was a pleasure to host our semi-annual breakfast for the business community. Keynote speaker Mike Moffat, Chief Economist of the Mowat Centre (mowatcentre.ca) spoke about the challenges and opportunities of globalization. Mayor Thompson provided a review of past, present and future, highlighting the sometimes untold stories of how Caledon businesses are succeeding on the…

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