Mississauga /ˌmɪsɪˈsɒɡə/ is a city in Southern Ontario, Canada. It lies on the shores of Lake Ontario, located in the Regional Municipality of Peel, in the western part of the Greater Toronto Area. The city has a population of 713,443 as of the Canada 2011 Census, and is Canada's sixth-most populous municipality.Initially developed as a suburb of Toronto, Mississauga's growth is attributed to its proximity to that city. It is the largest suburb in Anglo-America by population. However, as the city ran out of vacant lands, the city shifted its focus to building a full-fledged downtown core while shaping its new identity as a distinct city from Toronto.
Posts about Mississauga
  • The High Cost of Workplace Abuse

    …. When she declined to sign the release, ACCE took back the severance cheque. Ms. Strudwick sued ACCE for wrongful dismissal and related legal claims related to the abuse, and sought a total of $240,000 in damages from her former employer. The judge who initially heard her case awarded her just over $100,000. Ms. Strudwick appealed this decision…

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  • Maternity Leave and Job Protection: Are There Exceptions?

    …., while Ms. Lamoureux was on pregnancy and parental leave from her job at JYSK’s office in Mississauga, her employer took the opportunity to relocate her position from Ontario to British Columbia, and to give the BC job to another employee. On the evidence before it, the Board concluded that the job was moved only because of Ms. Lamoureux’s leave…

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