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Hazel McCallion

Hazel McCallion, née Joueneaux, CM is the mayor of Mississauga, Ontario. McCallion has been Mississauga's mayor for years, holding office since 1978. She is affectionately called "Hurricane Hazel" by supporters as well as the media at large for her vibrant outspoken style of no-nonsense politics.
She is one of Canada's best known and longest-serving mayors and she is one of the longest serving elected leaders in history. Now aged, she was easily re-elected in October 2010 for her 12th consecutive term, holding a 76% majority of the votes, and has often been reelected without even needing to conduct an actual campaign.
She is both a Member of the Order of Canada and a Member of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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Hazel McCallion's son pleads guilty over unfiled tax returns, fined $15000
2014-07-04
Peter McCallion, son of Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion, pleaded guilty to 15 charges of failure to file income tax returns in a Brampton courthouse on Friday, and was ordered to pay a $15,000 fine within the next 27 months. Mr. McCallion, 61, was ...
(The Globe and Mail)
  1. Mississauga mayor's son pleads guilty to 15 counts of violating tax laws
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Mississauga Canada Day parade named in honour of Hazel McCallion
2014-07-01
The change is to honour their long-serving mayor. The first Hazel McCallion Canada Day parade got the crowds cheering in Port Credit earlier. Residents lined the street in their red and white best to celebrate not just their country, but to cheer on 93 ...
(CHCH News)
  1. Canada Day festivities heat up across the city

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Report examining LRT's impact up for public review
2014-06-19
When PC leader Tim Hudak said he would cancel the LRT, Mayor Hazel McCallion came out swinging against his party and got behind Premier Kathleen Wynne and the Liberals. McCallion has said that Mississauga has already spent $15 million planning for ...
(Brampton Guardian)
  1. Hurontario-Main LRT Project Environmental Project Report Out for Public Review

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Hazel McCallion touted as GTA's transportation czar
2014-06-18
McCallion had been slow to extol the virtues of public transit and other transportation fixes needed to ease gridlock across the region. But she has become a convert in her last term as mayor, making it her number one priority, pushing the issue at ...
(Toronto Star)
  1. Mississauga considers ban on leaving pets outdoors in extreme weather

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Carolyn Parrish seeks return to Mississauga council
2014-06-16
Longtime Mississauga politician Carolyn Parrish will try to regain a seat on council after Mayor Hazel McCallion orchestrated her defeat four years ago. “I think there's been a lot of improvements,” Parrish said Monday, referring to the accountability ...
(Toronto Star)
  1. Parrish registers to run in municipal election

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Hazel McCallion says Hudak's Tories will hurt cities
2014-06-10
Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion has issued a scathing letter, attacking Tim Hudak and directly tying him to former premier Mike Harris policies that she says have crippled cities across Ontario. “We have to pick up the tab, we have to deal with the ...
(Toronto Star)
  1. Mayor Hazel McCallion Awarded the Order of the Rising Sun
  2. Hurricane Hazel pushes Lib cause
  3. Home News Mayor in car crash after Bread and Honey parade...

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EDITORIAL: Transit solutions
2014-05-23
Speaking of politicians, outgoing Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion even took the unprecedented move of issuing a statement that stepped up her criticism of Tory leader Tim Hudak, and his plans for transit renewal, if elected in June. She thinks his ...
(Brampton Guardian)
  1. Endorsing transit solutions
  2. Status quo not a lovable option

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Statement from Mayor Hazel McCallion on Light Rail Transit
2014-05-21
The Light Rail Transit (LRT) project from the Port Credit GO station on Hurontario to Brampton's GO station is a regional transit solution; it connects to the entire GO Transit rail network and other future rapid transit corridors like the Mississauga ...
(City of Mississauga (press release))
  1. How to invest (public confidence) in transit
  2. Statement from Mayor Hazel McCallion on Light Rail Transit

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Statement from Mayor Hazel McCallion on Light Rail Transit
2014-05-21
The Light Rail Transit (LRT) project from the Port Credit GO station on Hurontario to Brampton's GO station is a regional transit solution; it connects to the entire GO Transit rail network and other future rapid transit corridors like the Mississauga ...
(City of Mississauga (press release))
  1. Endorsing transit solutions

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