Kids can be heroes too!

Vaughan’s new firefighter summer camps train children for a career in fire service “Firefighters run into a burning building when everyone else is running out.” This common saying is proof that firefighters are human heroes – with superhuman strength. This summer, Vaughan youth can experience what it takes to be a hero at the City’s […]

The Way We Were: Archives Collection and Image of the Month Series

The main role of the City Archives is to manage government records with long-term business value. The City of Vaughan Archives also collects, preserves and makes available for research permanently valuable non-government records from the Vaughan community that document the rich and diverse heritage of the City of Vaughan. Every month we’ll share pieces of Vaughan’s heritage […]

My Canada 150 story: Antoinette

Task force member shares a family story of gratefulness and opportunity Canada represents the incredible opportunity to create the life you really desire and to become the person you want to become. Due to our diversity, multiculturalism, security and tolerance, we are one of the most desirable places to live and raise a family and […]

Vaughan launches Lobbyist Registry

The City of Vaughan now has a Lobbyist Registry. It went into effect on Jan. 1, and, for the first year, registration will be on a voluntary basis. The registry is an important tool that provides accountability and transparency to lobbying activities. The lobbying of Members of Council and staff on municipal issues can be […]

Welcoming the Year of the Rooster

The Chinese New Year is a time to reflect on our past accomplishments and look forward to the year ahead as family and friends gather to celebrate old and new traditions. For me, it is a special occasion because I have the opportunity to spend quality time with my family as well as the Vaughan […]

2017 Water, Wastewater and Stormwater Budget

The City of Vaughan has started working on the 2017 Water, Wastewater and Stormwater Budget. This budget determines how much residents pay for water, wastewater and stormwater and identifies the resources needed to operate and maintain the City’s infrastructure. Why it’s important By operating and maintaining existing water services and accommodating growth, the City can […]

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The Way We Were: Archives Collection and Image of the Month Series

The main role of the City Archives is to manage government records with long-term business value. The City of Vaughan Archives also collects, preserves and makes available for research permanently valuable non-government records from the Vaughan community that document the rich and diverse heritage of the City of Vaughan. Every month we’ll share pieces of Vaughan’s heritage […]