Recognition Policy

Related procedures

Achievement Recognition Procedure
Flag Protocol Procedure
Proclamations Procedure
Banner Services for Community Events Procedure
Park Naming Procedure
Building Lighting Recognition Procedure
Commemorative Construction Plaques for Town Assets
Request for Designation of Public Events as Municipally Significant

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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