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City Current

Proposed Water Service Connection Bylaw
The proposed Water Service Connection By-law provides comprehensive measures to protect the City’s drinking water infrastructure and supply, while providing efficient and consistent service to residents and businesses.
Important Public Notice Regarding Algae in Mohawk Lake
The public is urged to exercise extreme caution near Mohawk Lake in Brantford due to the increased presence of blue-green algae in the water.
City Announces Transit Public Information Meeting Wednesday Oct. 5
The City of Brantford is on a mission to improve our transit service to meet the City’s future growth.
Public Encouraged to Attend FREE Educational Workshops
The Grand River Council on Aging along with the City’s Safe Brantford project team and the Brantford Public Library will host a series of Consumer Protection and Age–Friendly Communities Workshops focused on personal safety.
Brantford Fire Chief Jeff McCormick Announces Retirement
After 30 years in public service, Fire Chief Jeff McCormick will retire from the Brantford Fire Department at the end of August 2016.
Private Sanitary Sewer Lateral Replacement Grant Program expanded to include residential rental properties.
The Grand River Conservation Authority has declared a Level 2 drought advisory.
It takes a community to conserve. Learn how to help the community conserve our water supply.
2016 Household Hazardous Waste & Electronic Equipment Recycling Dates
List of 2016 Dates April - November
BRC's Signature Small Business Week Event "UNconventional Entrepreneurship" Wed. Oct. 19, 2016
Uncover the Missing Link to Your Success Are your methods becoming routine and ineffective? Examine your business from unconventional perspectives to learn progressive tactics and provoke new thoughts that will set you apart from your competition.
Brantford Boards & Committees Vacancies
The City of Brantford is accepting applications for its a number of legislated boards and committees. Completed application forms must be received by the City Clerk's Department no later than 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 9, 2016.