All activities will occur under the theme of “The Future is NOW,” because the work performed by public works staff now (through innovation, invention, and maintenance), helps to ensure a safe future for the community.
Elementary School Tours of the Operations Centre:
- Tuesday, May 20 at 9:30 a.m. & 12:45 p.m. (tours last for two hours)
- Thursday, May 22 at 9:30 a.m. & 12:45 p.m. (tours last for two hours)
More than 400 students from nine different schools will receive tours of the Operations Centre.
York Municipalities Public Works Challenge (rain or shine)
- Wednesday, May 21 from 9:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The challenge will provide Mayor Dave Barrow and public works staff the opportunity to compete against other municipalities in a series of obstacle challenges for the Miller Cup.
Operations Centre Public Open House (rain or shine)
- Saturday, May 24 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The day will feature equipment demonstrations, Green Bin and Blue Box sales and a charity barbecue with proceeds going to Hill House Hospice and Richmond Hill Hospice.