Statement by CVC on the Passing of Councillor Jim Tovey

January 16, 2018 (MISSISSAUGA) – Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) expresses its deep condolences on the sudden passing of City of Mississauga and Region of Peel Councillor Jim Tovey. “In my 30 years of service, no other politician has in just six short years made such a tremendous impact on constituency, community, city, and region,” said Nando [...]

January 16th, 2018|

VIDEO: Restoration Update – Spring 2017

Mississauga Ward 1 Councillor Jim Tovey and TRCA's Mark Preston walk us through the current state of construction of the new conservation area at Lakeview. They mark an important milestone - closing off the first confinement cell in the construction process (late March).

May 24th, 2017|

In-Water Construction Begins for New Waterfront Conservation Area

Friday marked the beginning of in-water construction of a new waterfront conservation area in Peel Region. The Lakeview Waterfront Connection project will transform a degraded section of the shore into a beautiful, naturalized conservation area, expected to become a hotspot for wildlife migration and a green oasis in the heart of the city. Clean rubble [...]

November 22nd, 2016|

Community BBQ Celebrates Construction of New Waterfront Conservation Area in Mississauga

An amazing transformation is about to take place on Mississauga’s waterfront.  We are pleased to invite all residents to a BBQ and celebration on September 24 at Lakefront Promenade Marina (135 Lakefront Promenade, Mississauga) to celebrate the start of construction of the Lakeview Waterfront Connection project, which will transform a degraded section of the shore into [...]

September 12th, 2016|

Lakeview Waterfront Connection Kickoff Celebration

Join neighbours and friends as we celebrate the start of something big on our waterfront! Saturday, September 24, 2016 (rain or shine) Lakefront Promenade Marina, Mississauga (View Map) 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Project kickoff ceremony at 12:30 p.m. Cost: Free! On behalf of the Region of Peel, Credit Valley Conservation, Toronto and Region Conservation [...]

August 25th, 2016|

New construction route approved for Lakeview Waterfront Connection

MISSISSAUGA, ON. (January 25, 2016) – Construction of a new waterfront conservation area in the Lakeview community is scheduled to begin in mid-2016 via a new construction route just approved by the Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change. The route provides a more streamlined construction process with fewer impacts to the public. The construction route [...]

January 25th, 2016|

Better construction route identified for Lakeview Waterfront Connection

MISSISSAUGA, ON. (November 27, 2015) – Construction of a new waterfront conservation area in Mississauga’s Lakeview community, called the Lakeview Waterfront Connection (LWC) project, is scheduled to start in 2016. The project team (Credit Valley Conservation, the Region of Peel and Toronto and Region Conservation Authority) have identified a new construction access route that will result [...]

November 27th, 2015|

Lakeview Waterfront Connection Project Wins Heritage Award

MISSISSAUGA, ON. (November 6, 2015) - The Lakeview Waterfront Connection (LWC) received the 2015 Natural Heritage Award by Heritage Mississauga last night.  The LWC project team thanks Heritage Mississauga for recognizing the LWC project and Fielding Chemical for sponsoring the award.

November 6th, 2015|

Public Meeting for Lakeview Waterfront Connection Project

MISSISSAUGA, ON. (November 5, 2015) – Mississauga and Etobicoke residents are encouraged to attend a public meeting and open house for the Lakeview Waterfront Connection project on Monday, November 16 at Clarke Memorial Hall, 161 Lakeshore Rd W, Mississauga. The meeting will focus on updates to the conservation area design, as well as a new construction [...]

November 5th, 2015|

Twenty six-hectare waterfront green space planned for Toronto-Mississauga border

MISSISSAUGA, ON. (October 28, 2015) – As the weather gets colder, you may not be thinking about the waterfront, but the Region of Peel has big plans for its share of the Lake Ontario shoreline. A degraded and inaccessible section of the shore will be transformed into a beautiful, naturalized conservation area. The space is slated [...]

October 28th, 2015|