City of Mississauga

City of Mississauga

June 19, 2008 17:11 ET

City of Mississauga Opens New Transit Body Shop

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 19, 2008) - Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion and representatives from the federal and provincial orders of government will officially open Mississauga Transit's new state-of-the-art body shop.

The body shop is part of a multi-year Campus Expansion Project which will transform Mississauga Transit's operational facilities at its Central Parkway Campus and help prepare for an increase in ridership growth.

Monday, June 23, 2008

Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion, C.M.
Member of Parliament for Mississauga-Streetsville Wajid Khan
Mississauga East-Cooksville MPP and Minister of Tourism Peter Fonseca

Official Ceremony: 10 a.m.
Open House: 12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Mississauga Transit's New Body Shop
3585 Erindale Station Road
(south of Burnhamthorpe Road, on the east side)

Photo Opportunity:
Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion, C.M., Member of Parliament for
Mississauga-Streetsville Wajid Khan, and the Mississauga East-Cooksville MPP
and Minister of Tourism Peter Fonseca inside the body shop's high-tech paint

Displays at the event will feature the City of Mississauga transit projects
including the Bus Rapid Transit Project and Transit Security.

Parking & Shuttle Service:
Parking is available in front of the body shop and a shuttle bus will run
from the Civic Centre (north entrance) at: 11:30 a.m., 12:15 p.m., 1 p.m.,
1:45 p.m. and. 2:30 p.m.

Mississauga is Canada's sixth largest city with a population of more than 700,000. With well-established infrastructure and state of the art facilities, the City is considered to be an employer of choice, delivering quality municipal programs and services to its citizens. Mississauga is a dynamic, diverse, and progressive municipality, known for its economic strength and for being Canada's safest city.

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