Vaughan welcomes the Year of the Monkey

Chinese New Year: a celebration of diversity and culture We are so fortunate to live in a city where there are many opportunities throughout the year to celebrate the different cultures and diversities that make us special. Each year, I take part in organizing the City of Vaughan’s Chinese New Year event at City Hall […]

Vaughan’s Recreation and Culture app wins award for innovation

Free RecApp receives 2015 Parks and Recreation Ontario Innovation Award A City of Vaughan mobile app – called RecApp that offers up-to-date community leisure information – recently received a 2015 Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO) Award of Excellence for Innovation. The award recognizes exceptional innovation in design, presentation and implementation in the province’s parks and […]

Fun Programs for Residents in New Spring and Summer Recreation and Culture Guide

Can’t wait for warmer weather? Start planning your spring and summer leisure activities now with the new Recreation and Culture Guide. Look for it to be delivered to Vaughan homes by Jan. 31 and available at all community centres and libraries starting Feb. 1. The award-winning publication features a variety of programs, from traditional swim […]

Building a sustainable city with Green Directions Vaughan

Do you know what makes a complete or sustainable city? In Vaughan, we’re working hard to build a sustainable, complete city — one that promotes diversity, innovation and opportunities for all citizens. We put sustainability first, which means we make decisions and take actions that ensure a healthy environment, vibrant communities and economic vitality for […]

Be artistically inspired by the “People” of Vaughan

Be artistically inspired by the “People” of Vaughan! Capturing the spirit of Vaughan through its people Focus your photographic eye on depicting people whom you feel represent the diverse spirit of Vaughan. “People” is the theme for the 2014 VaughanINFOCUS: a community photography exhibition. Submit your photographic work Emerging and established photographers, including secondary students, […]