Tree Lighting

Lighting up the Christmas spirit at Vaughan City Hall

Christmas is a time when family and friends gather together to celebrate new and old traditions. From cookie making and gift giving, to tree decorating and more, there are countless activities and festivities for all ages to enjoy during the holiday season. What traditions do you participate in during this time of the year? For […]

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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 […]

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Walking the talk: pedestrian crossovers

Road safety for pedestrians The City of Vaughan is committed to continuing to develop cycling and pedestrian options to ensure residents can safely travel around the city. A pedestrian crossover pilot project is the next step. Introducing new types of pedestrian crossovers Recent changes to the Ontario Ministry of Transportation legislation now allow municipalities to […]

Poppy Mural

Paying tribute to those who made the ultimate sacrifice

Last November, the City of Vaughan created its first poppy mural at City Hall where residents and visitors contributed messages of peace, respect and gratitude. Each day until Remembrance Day, I watched the mural grow and it was amazing to see the final result – a beautiful wall that honoured all veterans and those who […]

Vaughan Budget

Making ‘cents’ of it all

Residents are encouraged to learn more about the City’s budget Each year the City of Vaughan passes a budget to determine how funds are allocated. It goes towards picking up garbage, clearing snow, teaching fire prevention, and many more programs and services that your family enjoys and relies on. The City invites you to get […]

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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 […]