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Charlottetown Celebrates Heritage Day
02/19/2019
The City of Charlottetown celebrated Heritage Day on Tuesday, February 19 with an event that included an awards ceremony
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Flag Raised to Celebrate 55+ Games in Charlottetown
02/19/2019
The 55+ Winter Games have begun in Charlottetown and to mark the occasion, the event flag
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Special Pricing at Jack Frost Winterfest to Celebrate Islander Day
02/16/2019
The fun and excitement at Jack Frost Winterfest has been non-stop since the gates opened last night, but Jack is not done yet!
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Traffic Advisory: Section of Westridge Crescent Closed
02/14/2019
Westridge Crescent, between Westcomb Crescent and Echo Lane, will be closed for the day
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Walk in Silence Reception Re-Scheduled Due to Pending Weather
02/12/2019
Due to the forecasted inclement weather, the Charlottetown Walk in Silence and reception scheduled for
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Charlottetown Celebrates Heritage Day with Awards
02/12/2019
The City of Charlottetown invites the public to participate in celebrating Heritage Day at 12 p.m.
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Prepare a 72-hour Emergency Kit and Ensure You Can Be Reached in an Emergency
02/11/2019
The City of Charlottetown Emergency Measures team reminds the public of the importance of 72-hour preparedness.
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City Launches Pilot Project to Improve Traffic Flows
02/11/2019
The City of Charlottetown is participating in a pilot project to improve the traffic flow
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Charlottetown Adopts Food Charter
02/11/2019
Charlottetown City Council voted to officially adopt the Food Charter established by the Charlottetown Food Council.
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Winter Family Fun Events Cancelled Today
02/10/2019
The Winter Family Fun Event that was scheduled to take place in Victoria Park this weekend has been cancelled due to the cold weather.
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Snoga Event Postponed Due to Weather
02/08/2019
The City of Charlottetown and WinterLove PEI have postponed the Snoga event
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City to Host Reception During Family Violence Prevention Week
02/06/2019
The 10th annual Walk in Silence for Victims of Family Violence will take place in Charlottetown on Wednesday, February 13
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Traffic Advisory: Intersection of Kent and Great George Streets
02/05/2019
Motorists travelling through the intersection of Kent and Great George streets should anticipate delays today
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Public Meeting Scheduled for the Fitzroy Street Bike Lane Project
02/01/2019
The City of Charlottetown will host a public meeting on Tuesday, February 26
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REMINDER: Registration Deadline for 55+ Games
02/01/2019
The 55+ Winter Games is fast approaching with registration closing on Thursday, February 7.
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Get Active on Islander Day with Free Activities in Charlottetown
01/31/2019
Get active this Islander Day by participating in free, family oriented activities in the Capital City on Monday, February 18
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Traffic Advisory: Intersection of Queen and Kent Streets
01/30/2019
Motorists travelling through the intersection of Queen and Kent streets should anticipate delays on Wednesday, January 30.
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Reminder: City Open House to Hear Public Input on 2019 Budget
01/28/2019
The City of Charlottetown’s Finance, Audit and Tendering Committee is inviting the public to a pre-budget open house
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Free Snoga in Rochford Square as Part of WinterLove
01/28/2019
The City of Charlottetown is encouraging residents and visitors to embrace winter and take advantage of all of the fun activities
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Traffic Advisory: Closure on North River Road for Friday, January 25
01/25/2019
North River Road, between Villa Avenue and Brighton Road will be closed for the day on Friday, January 25.
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Updated: Water Leak Repaired in East Royalty
01/24/2019
The City of Charlottetown Water and Sewer Utility wishes to advise those living and travelling in the area of Elena Court that work to restore water service
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Updated Traffic Advisory: Closure on Riverside Drive
01/24/2019
Charlottetown Police Services are advising the public that one of the two eastbound lanes of Riverside Drive is now open to traffic
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Charlottetown to Host 55+ Games
01/24/2019
The City of Charlottetown will host the 55+ Winter Games from February 18 – 23, 2019
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Charlottetown Partners with WinterLove for a Family Fun Event
01/23/2019
The City of Charlottetown has partnered with WinterLove PEI to offer a free Family Fun Event
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City Announces Open House to Hear Public Input on 2019 Budget
01/22/2019
The City of Charlottetown’s Finance, Audit and Tendering Committee is inviting the public to a pre-budget open house
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Delayed Start Date for Learn to Run Program
01/21/2019
The 10-week Learn to Run program, offered in partnership with the UPEI Athletics Department
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Winter Active Events Cancelled and Arenas Closed Due to Weather
01/20/2019
Due to the pending and forecasted weather, the following Winter Active Events have been cancelled for today
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Tri-Municipal Meetings to be Held to Discuss Shared Services and Opportunities
01/18/2019
The City of Charlottetown, Town of Stratford and Town of Cornwall, have committed to meeting quarterly
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Traffic Advisory: Closure on Linden Avenue
01/16/2019
Please be advised that Linden Avenue, between Kensington Road and Second Street
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Charlottetown Launches Programs for 2019 Winter Active Campaign
01/15/2019
The Charlottetown Parks and Recreation Department has launched its 2019 Winter
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Early Closure and Snow Alert Notice
01/09/2019
The City of Charlottetown’s administrative offices will close at 4 p.m. today
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Community Drop-In Session Next Week for the Fitzroy Street Bike Lane Project
01/03/2019
A Community Drop-In Session for the Fitzroy Street Bike Lane Project will be held on Thursday, January 10 from 7-9 p.m.
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Standing Committees of Council Finalized
12/31/2018
The City of Charlottetown standing committees have been finalized following a meeting of Council on December 31
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City and Island Storm Partner on New Year’s Eve Event Monday Evening
12/28/2018
The Island Storm, along with the City of Charlottetown, invite the public to a free Family Tailgate Party
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Public Invited to Levee at City Hall on New Year’s Day
12/27/2018
The City of Charlottetown will host the annual New Year’s Day Levee on Tuesday
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Community Drop-In Session Scheduled for the Fitzroy Street Bike Lane Project
12/21/2018
A Community Drop-In Session for the Fitzroy Street Bike Lane Project will be held on January 10
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Charlottetown Adds Some Sparkle to New Year’s Eve
12/20/2018
The City of Charlottetown is pleased to partner with CBC as one of the featured communities in their upcoming
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Congratulations to the Winners in the Wintertide Holiday Home Decorating Contest
12/14/2018
Thank you to all the residents that participated or nominated properties for the Wintertide Holiday Home
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City Seeks Volunteers for 55+ Games
12/13/2018
The City of Charlottetown will be hosting the 55+ Winter Games from February 18 – 23, 2019
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Council Supports Halifax Bid to Secure CFL Franchise
12/12/2018
Charlottetown City Council is drafting a letter to support efforts to secure a Canadian Football League franchise
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Mayor and Council Sworn in for 2018-2022 Term
12/06/2018
The City of Charlottetown’s new Mayor and 10 Councillors were sworn in on Thursday, December 6
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City and Island Storm Partner on New Year’s Eve Event
12/03/2018
The Island Storm is pleased to once again partner with the City of Charlottetown to host a free Family Tailgate Party in advance
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