Recognition Policy

Related procedures

MS-SPR-001-001 Achievement Recognition Procedure
MS-SPR-001-002 Flag Protocol Procedure
MS-SPR-001-003 Proclamations Procedure
MS-SPR-001-004 Banner Services for Community Events Procedure
MS-SPR-001-005 Park Naming Procedure
MS-SPR-001-006 Building Lighting Recognition Procedure
MS-SPR-001-007 Commemorative Construction Plaques for Town Assets

Policy statement

The Corporation of the Town of Oakville (the town) is committed to recognizing significant dates, occasions and contributions of individuals, teams, organizations and businesses, as well as openings and/or re-openings of town assets.


The purpose of this policy is to facilitate recognition of significant town assets, achievements, milestones, events, and cultural and community service contributions.


This policy applies to all Oakville assets, residents, individuals, teams, organizations, and businesses eligible to receive recognition by the town.

Policy details

Policy Number: MS-SPR-001
Section: Municipal Services
Sub-Section: Special Requests
Author: Strategy, Policy & Communications
Authority: Council
Effective Date: 2008 Dec 15
Review by Date: 2023



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