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New Bike Rack Sculptures!

Malton Community Centre, Victory Hall and Paul Coffey Arena now have the new installations of some of the parts bikes, used to complete 160 final, perfect bikes given out to community children who needed them. Mouseover and Click the images for more…

Fairwind Park – Coming Soon!

Our new park is coming soon! It will be accessed from Fairwind which runs North off Eglinton, slightly west of Hurontario. It will feature a nautical-themed creative playground, including The HMCS PINNACLE ship, sponsored by Pinnacle Developments (who donated land for the park and funding specifically for the ship). Other features of the playground include … Continue Reading

Hockey & Soccer Pitches Coming to Malton Village Park

The City recently purchased 9.5 acres of land to add to Malton Village Park – sections 1&3 on this diagram. The city will be building a field hockey pitch and a soccer field on that land for the community. There will be access and on street parking on Drew Road as well as the small … Continue Reading

Our Super Fan Nav Bhatia Helps Bring an NBA Court Home

Malton has been home to many people who have gone on to become famous Canadians. One such Malton guy is the famous Nav Bhatia, also known as the Raptors Superfan – having never missed a home game. Nav Bhatia arrived in Malton from India and lived in a basement apartment for several years with his … Continue Reading

MALTON Letters Light Up Derry Road!

The spectacular MALTON letters on Derry Road were a joint project between the Province of Ontario’s previous Liberal Government and the Malton Business Improvement Association (BIA). It was tendered by the City and built by UNIT 11, the same company that built the letters at Toronto City Hall. The project was installed on time December … Continue Reading

The AVRO Returns

More info will be coming soon on our $3.6m project to build a full scale AVRO Arrow! The AVRO reproduction will be on a 22 foot arm attached to a pedestal, located at Paul Coffey Park — close to the actual site of the A.V. Roe plant which was on what is now GTAA lands, … Continue Reading

Malton Community Police Station Opens!

Residents were greatly disappointed when former Chief Evans decided to close the Community Police Station at Westwood Square for budget reasons.  The relative isolation of the Malton Community, the more than 20 minute drive to the police divisions that served Malton, all combined to increase the crime rates over the 18 months that the station … Continue Reading

McKechnie Woods Spray Pad Redeveloped

In August of 2020 construction was completed on the redeveloped spray pad at McKechnie Woods (near the Frank McKechnie Community Centre) and it’s open again for all to enjoy!

Malton Community Hub

The City of Mississauga will be converting the decommissioned Lincoln M. Alexander Secondary School pool in Malton into a Community Hub that provides services and programs that reflect the local community needs. This is a view of the pool attached to the Lincoln Alexander SS building. It has remained locked off from the school for … Continue Reading

Proposed Ceremonial Green Park Shade Structure

We are planning for installation of this structure in 2021 at Ceremonial Green Park, with installation anticipated in summer 2021.

Happy Holidays 2020

While so many things were canceled due to the Covid-19 pandemic, our Holiday decorations shone as brightly as ever! We’d like to thank our sponsors for this terrific display. Click the images below for a larger view…

The Malton BIA Bike Shop

August 2020  — the Malton BIA used the funding that usually goes into a huge Canada Day event, with spectacular fireworks, to rent Victory Hall for the month, put protective coverings on the floors, buy equipment and supplies and set up a Bike Repair Shop. The purpose of the shop was to process donated bikes … Continue Reading

Brand New Affordable Housing Development Coming to Mississauga

It’s no secret that housing has become increasingly more expensive in Toronto and the GTA, with detached houses typically costing buyers in Mississauga and surrounding cities between $800,000 and $1 million (often more) and condos—even modestly-sized two-bedroom units—running buyers over $500,000. With wages failing to keep up with soaring real estate values (and with renting … Continue Reading

Mississauga’s new Saigon Park to honour Vietnamese Canadians

Mississauga’s newest park will be named after its Vietnamese community. Park 317 at 240 Matheson Blvd. W. will officially be known as Saigon Park after a group of Vietnamese Canadians known as the Saigon Park working committee approached the city in 2017 to have the park named. Saigon Park is expected to be complete in … Continue Reading

Region considers community development hub in Malton

With Malton home to some of the poorest residents and high-risk youth, the Region of Peel will consider converting the now-dormant Lincoln M. Alexander Secondary School pool into a community development hub. “We need something serious out there,” said Mississauga Ward 5 Coun. Carolyn Parrish, who brought the idea to regional council last Thursday, April … Continue Reading

Food Trucks Coming To An Area Near You

Mississauga is launching a one-year pilot program that would see food trucks serving residents in nine parks throughout the city! The pilot begins May 1, 2018 and continue through to April 30, 2019. Food trucks will be permitted onsite during regular park hours 7am-11pm. The nine participating parks are: Jack Darling Memorial Park (1180 Lakeshore … Continue Reading

Another Huge Holiday Celebration is Headed to Mississauga

While you probably already know about the grand-scale tree lighting at Celebration Square and the Christmas market set to hit Streetsville, you might not have known that another huge holiday celebration is taking place in another cozy corner of the city. Residents who live in or near Malton might want to know that on Sunday, … Continue Reading

PHOTOS: First glimpses of proposed new park in Mississauga

Even though the weather is getting colder, there’s never a bad time to talk about parks. Mississauga, after all, is always thirsty for more and better greenspaces. Insauga recently reported that the park next to the Paul Coffey Arena in Malton was getting a bit of a makeover, and residents were invited to provide their input and … Continue Reading

When you sell your heritage, you sell your soul

If halls could talk, what a story Erindale Village’s would tell. The stretch of Dundas Street east of Mississauga Road, originally called Springfield-on-the-Credit was once home to the Royal Exchange Hotel, a post office, general store and the parish hall of St. Peter’s Anglican. On May 5, 1919, a customer walked into Barker’s General Store … Continue Reading

City of Mississauga Asking Residents to Weigh in on Future of Massive Park

If there’s one thing that’s always been clear about Mississauga residents, it’s that they cherish their parks and greenspaces and for good reason—in a rapidly urbanizing city dotted with high-rise condos, parks are precious. For that reason, residents might want to attend an upcoming information session on the future of Paul Coffey Park in the … Continue Reading