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Project Update: Jim Tovey Lakeview Conservation Area

Formerly known as Lakeview Waterfront Connection. We’re making great progress towards creating our new 26-hectare conservation area on the Mississauga waterfront. Together with The Region of Peel and Toronto and Region Conservation Authority we’re building a beautiful and naturalized conservation area that will transform the Lakeview neighbourhood into a green oasis in the heart of [...]

2018-12-14T14:52:50+00:00October 22nd, 2018|

Jim Tovey Memorialized with Conservation Area Naming

MISSISSAUGA – Credit Valley Conservation’s (CVC) Board of Directors unanimously voted to recognize Jim Tovey’s central role in making CVC’s newest conservation area a reality. The 26-hectare waterfront conservation area being created in Mississauga’s Lakeview community, currently known as the Lakeview Waterfront Connection, will be named Jim Tovey Lakeview Conservation Area. “Jim’s vison was a revitalized [...]

2018-12-14T14:52:50+00:00August 24th, 2018|

New Waterfront Conservation Area Continues to Take Shape

Lakeview Waterfront Connection Project Update We’re making great progress towards creating our new 26-hectare conservation area on the Mississauga waterfront. Together with The Region of Peel and Toronto and Region Conservation Authority we’re well into the second year of construction and restoration. We’re building a beautiful and naturalized conservation area that will transform the Lakeview [...]

2018-12-14T14:52:50+00:00May 31st, 2018|

Art Exhibit Explores Beauty Beneath the Surface of a Wetland

MISSISSAUGA – There’s more than meets the eye at the water’s edge. Starting on March 22 (World Water Day), Credit Valley Conservation and the Region of Peel present Morphology, an art exhibit showcasing a constructed coastal wetland through a photographer’s lens. The free exhibit will be on display for public viewing from March 22 to 28 [...]

2018-12-14T14:52:50+00:00March 8th, 2018|

Statement by CVC on the Passing of Councillor Jim Tovey

January 16, 2018 (MISSISSAUGA) – Credit Valley Conservation (CVC) expresses its deep condolences on the sudden passing of City of Mississauga and Region of Peel Councillor Jim Tovey. “In my 30 years of service, no other politician has in just six short years made such a tremendous impact on constituency, community, city, and region,” said Nando [...]

2018-12-14T14:52:50+00:00January 16th, 2018|

VIDEO: Restoration Update – Spring 2017

Mississauga Ward 1 Councillor Jim Tovey and TRCA's Mark Preston walk us through the current state of construction of the new conservation area at Lakeview. They mark an important milestone - closing off the first confinement cell in the construction process (late March).

2018-12-14T14:52:50+00:00May 24th, 2017|

In-Water Construction Begins for New Waterfront Conservation Area

Friday marked the beginning of in-water construction of a new waterfront conservation area in Peel Region. The Lakeview Waterfront Connection project will transform a degraded section of the shore into a beautiful, naturalized conservation area, expected to become a hotspot for wildlife migration and a green oasis in the heart of the city. Clean rubble [...]

2016-11-22T14:47:13+00:00November 22nd, 2016|

Community BBQ Celebrates Construction of New Waterfront Conservation Area in Mississauga

An amazing transformation is about to take place on Mississauga’s waterfront.  We are pleased to invite all residents to a BBQ and celebration on September 24 at Lakefront Promenade Marina (135 Lakefront Promenade, Mississauga) to celebrate the start of construction of the Lakeview Waterfront Connection project, which will transform a degraded section of the shore into [...]

2016-09-15T17:11:34+00:00September 12th, 2016|

Lakeview Waterfront Connection Kickoff Celebration

Join neighbours and friends as we celebrate the start of something big on our waterfront! Saturday, September 24, 2016 (rain or shine) Lakefront Promenade Marina, Mississauga (View Map) 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Project kickoff ceremony at 12:30 p.m. Cost: Free! On behalf of the Region of Peel, Credit Valley Conservation, Toronto and Region Conservation [...]

2018-12-14T14:52:50+00:00August 25th, 2016|