Mayor and Council invite residents to Black History Month Launch

Thursday, January 26, 2023
Mayor Rob Burton and Members of Council invite you and your family to celebrate the flag raising event for this year’s Black History Month. Representatives from the following organizations have also been invited:
  • African Caribbean Council of Halton
  • Black Mentorship Inc.
  • BLing Events International Entertainment
  • Halton Black History Awareness Society
  • Canadian Caribbean Association of Halton

Event Details

Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023
10:30 to 11 a.m.
Oakville Town Hall
1225 Trafalgar Road, Oakville

According to the 2021 Census, Oakville continues to grow its diversity as 41.2 per cent of the population are immigrants and we welcomed an additional 1,505 new residents to our existing black community. Our diversity and experiences make our Town a leading economic engine and one of the world’s most diverse and livable communities.

As the 25th largest city in Canada, Oakville is a global leader in technology, finance, culture, and innovation. It consistently places at the top of international rankings due to investments championed by its government, residents, and businesses.
For more information contact:
Jorge Gomez, Chief of Staff – Office of the Mayor and Council