At the time of the arrival of the Europeans in the 1600s, both Iroquoian and Algonquian-speaking peoples already lived in the Credit River Valley area. One of the First Nations groups the French traders found around the Credit River area were the Algonquian Mississaugas, a tribe originally from the Georgian Bay area. The name "Mississauga" comes from the Anishinaabe word Misi-zaagiing, meaning "[Those at the] Great River-mouth." By 1700 the Mississaugas had driven away the Iroquois, yet during the Beaver Wars they played a neutral or post-emptive role.
It consisted of the Township of Toronto in the County of Peel, and the part of Metropolitan Toronto lying west of the Etobicoke River.
The electoral district's name was changed in late 1973 to Mississauga, on a request to by then MP Don Blenkarn, to coincide with the creation of the City of Mississauga. It was abolished in 1976 when it was redistributed between Brampton—Halton Hills, Mississauga North and Mississauga South ridings.
CanadaPost. More than 300 employees at the postal service’s Gateway facility in Mississauga, Ont., have tested positive for COVID-19 since the start of the year and one employee has died. Canada Post advised customers across the country to expect delivery delays as the outbreak impacted operations at the central mail delivery hub.
We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Try refreshing your browser, or. tap here to see other videos from our team ...It’s a fair statement ... The thing is there’s a program in place already just for this very purpose ... One of the biggest workplace outbreaks in Ontario — CanadaPost’s sorting facility in Mississauga — roughly 300 contracted COVID ... .
The 61-year-old man died within days of his positive test that affected workers at a CanadaPost sorting plant in Mississauga, west of Toronto... In a blog post, the company said employees can “work from anywhere” as the future of work and where continues to evolve.