Canada Day: What You Should Know

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Canada Day

Canada Day schedule for city facilities

The following city facilities and services will be closed Monday, July 1 for the Canada Day statutory holiday:
– Cemetery office
– City Landfill and Household Hazardous Waste Depot
– Civic Centre
– GFL Memorial Gardens office and Box Office
– John Rhodes Centre arenas, McMeeken Centre, and the Northern Community Centre
– Seniors Centres (Drop–In and Northern Community Centre Seniors 55+)
– Public Libraries – James L. McIntyre Centennial and Korah Branch Library
– Public Works office. For 24 hour emergency service, call 705-759-5201.
– Sault Transit office

Garbage & Recycling Collection
No collection Monday, July 1.
Automated garbage collection begins July 2. Residents can begin using their new roll-out carts.

Notices have gone out to residents whose garbage collection day has changed. With the Canada Day holiday, note that collection will be one day late.
Visit www.saultstemarie.ca/collectioncalendar to verify your collection day with automated garbage collection.

Transit Services
There will be no regular transit service on Monday, July 1. Only Parabus will operate on July 1.

Ermatinger∙Clergue National Historic Site
Open July 1 from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. for Canada Day and Voyageur festivities including Sault Ste. Marie’s first multi-day poutine celebration June 28 to July 1.

Marine Facilities
Bellevue Marina is open 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. The public will have access to the pier to view fireworks on July 1 and vehicles are asked to park in the main parking lot at the marina. Dock access is restricted to boat owners.

Roberta Bondar Marina and the Sault Canal recreational lock are open 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. During construction, Bondar Marina will only be open for fuel and confectionary sales.

Pools
The John Rhodes Community Centre Pool is open on July 1 for Parent/Child/Lane Swim
11:15 a.m. – 1 p.m. and from 1 – 3 p.m. for public swim. The Peter G. Manzo and V.E. Greco pools
are open 1 – 7 p.m., weather permitting.

Canada Day Celebrations
Festivities will take place July 1 at the Roberta Bondar Park Tent Pavilion. Opening ceremonies
begin at 2 p.m., followed by entertainment and attractions throughout the day with fireworks
at dusk.

The Canada Day hours for City operations are available online at saultstemarie.ca.