2023 Ontario Heritage Week
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2023 09:42 AM
Proclamation Ontario Heritage Week, February 20-26, 2023 WHEREAS:
The heritage of Bradford West Gwillimbury – architectural, cultural and natural – is a living legacy that helps us understand our past, provides context for the present, and influences our future; andWHEREAS:
Our community is enhanced and sustained by its heritage places and spaces, creating a place of pride and social well-being; andWHEREAS:
During the full third week of each February, the Ontario Heritage Trust invites us to...
2023 Black History Month
Posted on Thursday, January 26, 2023 09:15 AM
Proclamation Black History Month, February 2023 WHEREAS:
Black History Month is a time to learn about the stories and many important contributions of local Black Canadians to the settlement, growth, and development of Simcoe County, and about the diversity of Black communities in Canada and their importance to the history of this country; andWHEREAS:
The United Nations proclaimed 2015-2024 the Decade for people of African Descent, an important step in the international community recognizing that...
Safe Community Project Zero
Posted on Thursday, January 12, 2023 08:58 AM
Today, Enbridge Gas Inc. (Enbridge Gas) and Bradford West Gwillimbury Fire & Emergency Services (BWGFES) announced they are working together to improve home safety and bring fire and carbon monoxide-related deaths down to zero.
BWGFES received 288 combination smoke and carbon monoxide alarms through Safe Community Project Zero–a public education campaign with the Fire Marshal’s Public Fire Safety Council (FMPFSC) that will provide more than 8,000 alarms to residents in 50 municipalities across...
14th Annual Hockey Day
Posted on Tuesday, January 10, 2023 09:08 AM
A celebration of community hockey returns to BWG on Saturday, February 4, 2023, at our 14th Annual Hockey Day in BWG.
Cheer on your community and participate in outdoor on-ice fun at Bud Brown Park and Lions Park. The event will kick off at 8:30 am, with our annual Minor Hockey Association (U7 and U8 teams) Outdoor Tournament at Bud Brown Park in Bond Head.
This year's Hockey Day features an extended event that continues into the afternoon at Lions Park. From 1:00 - 4:00 pm, community members can...
2023 Crime Stoppers Month
Posted on Monday, January 02, 2023 09:12 AM
ProclamationCrime Stoppers Month, January 2023 WHEREAS:
Crime Stoppers of Simcoe-Dufferin-Muskoka was established on January 12, 1987, and became incorporated as a non-profit charitable organization on February 11, 1987. The program is operated by a volunteer Board of Directors, who oversees all phases of the program; andWHEREAS:
Crime Stoppers is not a Police program. The program is operated solely with monies generously donated from the private sector, businesses or raised through fundraising...