Name the Community Centre

There will be a Public Participation Meeting at the Community and Protective Services Committee on October 8, 2019, where residents can share ideas to name the new community centre on Wavell Street in London's east end.

The name that was proposed for the community centre is The Community Centre on Wavell. The Centre will be located at 1731 Churchill Avenue. It is expected to open in early 2020.

How to Give Official Comment

There are two options to give comment about the proposed name of the new community centre on Wavell Street:

1. Attend the Public Participation Meeting of the Community and Protective Services Committee, on Tuesday, October 8, at 4:15 p.m. This will be held in Council Chambers. Residents can sit in the gallery from the 3rd floor of City Hall. The committee will announce when it's time for the committee to take comments, and residents can walk to the microphone, state their name and share their comments.

2. If you are unable to attend the committee meeting, written submissions are accepted until Monday, October 7, 2019, at 9 a.m.

- They can be delivered or mailed to the City Clerk’s Office, Room 308, 300 Dufferin Avenue, P.O. Box 5035, London, ON N6A 4L9.

- Or they can be e-mailed to

Council will consider the recommendations made by the Community and Protective Services Committee at its meeting on October 15, 2019.

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