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.

2021 Proclamations

Black History Month, February 2021

Heritage Day, February 15, 2021

Pink Shirt Day, February 24, 2021

International Women's Day, March 8, 2021

Economic Development Week, March 9 - 15, 2021

Fraud Prevention Month, March 2021

National Day of Mourning

Fair Trade Month, May 2021

Public Works Week, May 16-22, 2021

Recreation and Parks Month, June 2021

Seniors' Week, June 7-13, 2021

National Indigenous Peoples Day, June 21, 2021

National Drowning Prevention Week, July  18 - 24, 2021