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City Current

Celebrate Lifelong Learning Week in Brantford
Celebrate Lifelong Learning Week in Brantford
City of Brantford launches Graduate Brantford Strategy to Support Education and Inspire Lifelong Learning
Building a Community of Learning, becoming one of the first municipalities in Ontario to develop a community-wide education strategy.
City launches Rules of the Road campaign to prevent accidents and injuries on City roads and trails
City launches Rules of the Road campaign to prevent accidents and injuries on City roads and trails
Precaution Urged During Heat Warning
Precaution Urged During Heat Warning
Preparing for Cannabis Legalization in Brantford
Until October 17, 2018, it remains illegal to buy, possess or use cannabis for anything other than authorized medical or research purposes. Ontario has passed new laws about how, where and who can buy, possess and consume cannabis in the province.
City responds to public feedback with extension of Branford Transit services beginning September 2, 2018
City responds to public feedback with extension of Branford Transit services beginning September 2, 2018
Road lines and symbols updates to commence August 12, 2018
In an effort to make our roadways safer for drivers, beginning overnight on Sunday, August 12, the City of Brantford will initiate a project to update roadway lines and symbols throughout the community, starting with the city’s main arteries.
City of Brantford announces sale of 50 Wellington, 39 Nelson and 220 Clarence to Conestoga College
Today, Brantford City Council officially approved the sale of properties known as 50 Wellington Street, 39 Nelson Street and 220 Clarence Street to Brantford Campus Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning.
City details action plan to manage wastewater servicing capacity allocation
City details action plan to manage wastewater servicing capacity allocation
New Supportive Housing Program coming to Brantford
Wesley Live Well will service units in existing affordable housing communities, the private rental market, and a planned new building for phase three on Marlene Avenue, scheduled for completion in 2019.
Detour Notice: Dunsdon Street between Brantwood Park Road
Due to a construction project on Dunsdon St., routes 4A and #15 commencing June 18 2018.
Healthy Living campaign
The City of Brantford is pleased to announce the launch of our new Healthy Living campaign to encourages older adults to stay active and build meaningful social connections.
City Releases Elder Abuse Prevention Strategy
City Releases Elder Abuse Prevention Strategy
Warning to Brantford Citizens Regarding Suspect Door-to-Door Water Treatment Sales
The City of Brantford is cautioning residents about questionable tactics involving door-to-door sales of water purifying systems.
2018-2019 Playground Renovations
The following 5 parks will be undergoing renovation City View Park, Grandwoodlands Park, Lansdowne Park, Orchard Park, Recreation Park
Swimming and Splash Pad Locations
Get the Free Recycle Coach App for waste and recycling program information and schedules
Download your Recycle Coach App for Android on Google Play and the App Store.