Proclamations are a formal declaration, supported by Council and signed by the Mayor, intended to bring public awareness and education for:
- Charitable fundraising campaigns
- Arts and cultural celebrations or awareness
- Multicultural awareness
- Health and Public Service initiatives
- Honours, remembrances, or major celebrations
- Special anniversaries for non-profit organizations that benefit communities
Council recognizes that an official proclamation made by Mayor and Council can promote and enhance the credibility of a cause, and affirms the Municipality's support.