Proclamations

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.

2020 Proclamations

HERITAGE DAY - FEBRUARY 17

PINK SHIRT DAY - FEBRUARY 26

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY - MARCH 8

GREEN SHIRT DAY - APRIL 7

WCB DAY OF MOURNING - APRIL 28

HOSPICE PALLIATIVE CARE WEEK - MAY 3 - 9

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS WEEK - MAY 3 - 9

ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT WEEK - MAY 4-9

NATIONAL NURSING WEEK - MAY 11-17

SENIORS' WEEK - JUNE 1 - 7

RECREATION AND PARKS MONTH - JUNE

Operation Safe Driver Week - July 12-18

National Drowning Prevention Week - July 19 - 25

Orange Shirt Day, September 30

World Cerebral Palsy Day, October 6