City of Brampton

City of Brampton

October 16, 2006 10:47 ET

Hometown Hero Cassie Campbell Assists with Groundbreaking Ceremony for Brampton's Newest Community Centre

BRAMPTON, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 16, 2006) -



WHO: Brampton native Cassie Campbell, an Olympic gold medallist and
former Captain of the Canadian National Women's Hockey Team,
joins Brampton Mayor Susan Fennell and members of Council for
a ground-breaking ceremony for the City's newest community
centre, which will be named the Cassie Campbell Community Centre.

WHAT: This event will simulate a real hockey game with the singing of
O Canada; a puck drop; and, a sod turning using hockey sticks on
a face-off surface.

WHEN: Wednesday, Oct. 18, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.

WHERE: The future site of the 165,000 square foot Cassie Campbell
Community Centre, Sandalwood Parkway, north side, west of
Chinguacousy Road, Brampton.

WHY: The new Cassie Campbell Community Centre sets the gold standard
for recreation facilities across Canada. The centre reflects the
future recreation needs and cultural diversity of Brampton.
It's all part of Making Great Things Happen in the City of
Brampton. Visit www.brampton.ca and look under
What's Going On for information.
(http://www.brampton.ca/gthings/home.tml)



Contact Information

  • City of Brampton
    Media Contact: Marta Marychuk
    Media Specialist
    (905) 874-2003
    Email: marta.marychuk@brampton.ca
    Website: www.brampton.ca
    or
    City of Brampton
    2 Wellington Street West,
    Brampton, Ontario, L6Y 4R2
    (905) 874-2000
    (905) 874-2149 (FAX)
    TTY (905)874-2130