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  Hazel McCallion - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hazel McCallion, CM (born February 14, 1921) is the mayor of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada's sixth largest city.
Hazel McCallion was born in Port Daniel on the Gaspé Coast of Quebec.
In 1982, McCallion was found guilty of a conflict of interest on a planning decision by the Ontario High Court of Justice due to not absenting herself from a council meeting discussing a matter in which she had an interest.
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 Hurricane Hazel: Encyclopedia topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Canadian politician Hazel McCallion (Hazel McCallion: hazel mccallion (born february 14, 1921) is the mayor of mississauga, ontario,...
Hurricane Hazel was the worst hurricane (hurricane: A severe tropical cyclone usually with heavy rains and winds moving a 73-136 knots (12 on the Beaufort scale)) of 1954.
On October 11, Hurricane Hazel crossed the island of Haiti (Haiti: A republic in the West Indies on the western part of the island of Hispaniola; achieved independence from France in 1804; the poorest and most illiterate nation in the Western Hemisphere), leaving a death toll that was estimated as high as 1,000 people.
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 Hazel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The hazels are a genus of about ten species of deciduous trees and large shrubs native to the temperate northern hemisphere.
Hazels are used as food plants by the larvae of various species of Lepidoptera including Buff Arches, Large Emerald, Pale November Moth, Clouded Border, Dotted Border, Mottled Umber, Light Emerald and Buff-tip.
Corylus ferox - Himalayan Hazel, from the Himalaya.
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 Hazel (disambiguation) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Hazel, a color similar to that of hazel trees, a bluish-green tinged with brown
The Hazel Dormouse, a species of rodent that feeds on the nuts of hazels
Hazel Grouse, a species of grouse often found in hazel woods
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 Hurricane Hazel -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Canadian politician Hazel McCallion is often referred to in the media as "Hurricane Hazel".
Hurricane Hazel was the worst hurricane of the 1954 Atlantic hurricane season and one of the worst hurricanes of the 20th century.
Hazel killed as many as 1,000 people in Haiti before striking the United States just south of Wilmington, North Carolina as a Category 4 hurricane; it is the strongest hurricane ever recorded to strike so far north on the U.S. East Coast.
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 Hazel McCallion: bio and encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Hazel McCallion (born February 14, EHandler: no quick summary.
Hazel McCallion was born in Port Daniel on the Gaspé Gaspé peninsula quick summary:
The gaspé peninsula or just the gaspé (la gaspésie in french) is a north american peninsula on the south shore of the saint lawrence river, in...
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 City Mayors: Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Mayor McCallion celebrated her first mayoral election victory in 1978 and, during her 25 years in office, both she and the city she leads have set new standards in Canadian municipal government.
Hazel McCallion is a committed follower of a pay-as-you-go philosophy and, in 1991, she became the first mayor of a major Canadian city to submit an annual operating budget to its residents for their input and scrutiny.
Hazel McCallion is convinced that her administration’s fiscal policies could be adopted by other cities in Canada and elsewhere.
www.citymayors.com /interviews/mississauga_interview.html   (1634 words)

 Mayor Hazel McCallion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Mississauga, ON Hazel McCallion was first elected Mayor of Mississauga in November, 1978, and is the longest serving Mayor in the City's history.
Mayor McCallion was born in Port Daniel on the Gaspe Coast of Quebec and educated in Quebec City and Montreal.
In February 2002, Mayor McCallion was appointed Chair of the Central Ontario Smart Growth Panel by the Hon.
www1.cata.ca /townhall/mayors/hmccallion.cfm   (934 words)

 World Mayor: Hazel McCallion, Mayor of Mississauga, short-listed for World Mayor 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Ms Hazel McCallion, the Mayor of Mississauga, Canada, is an exemplary person, an outstanding representative of the people of her city in the offices where decisions are made that influence their every day life.
Hazel McCallion is an inspiration in Mississauga, she is wise building a great city with a vision in Toronto's shadow.
Hazel McCallion is a great inspiration for all politicians that strive to make a difference in the lives of those they represent.
www.worldmayor.com /voting05/comments05_mississauga.html   (5897 words)

 World Vision Hope Initiative - News - Desjardins Employees Respond   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
McCallion joined Jean-Francois Chalifoux, Senior Executive Vice President and General Manager, Desjardin General Insurance Group for the launch which took place at the DGIG Ontario Head Office at 3 Robert Speck Parkway, 4th floor.
Mayor Hazel McCallion was been calling upon the residents of Mississauga to help those children who remain orphaned and homeless as a result of HIV/AIDS.
Mayor Hazel McCallion is challenging other businesses throughout Mississauga to launch their own employee fundraising initiatives.
worldvision.ca /hope/staging/news-events/news/index.cfm?I=1118&C=499   (414 words)

 TheStar.com - Who'll be driving Miss Hazel?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Although the airbags deployed and the front-end of her Buick was severely damaged, a visibly shaken McCallion walked away from the crash uninjured.
McCallion said she received a call from Brampton Mayor Susan Fennell after the accident.
McCallion also pointed out that with a driver, she can get important work done on the way to functions.
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 CBC News: Mayor McCallion under fire for alleged anti-immigrant remarks   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
McCallion is also quoted as saying "so-called refugees" are unfairly burdening Mississauga with welfare costs, and that sponsored immigrants "who never contributed a nickel" place a burden on the medical system.
McCallion now says she was talking about illegal immigrants and immigrants abandoned by their sponsors.
One carried a placard that read, "We don't want a racist mayor." The group is looking for an apology, but McCallion says she has nothing to apologize for, because her quotes were taken out of context and distorted.
www.cbc.ca /story/news/national/2001/05/23/mccallion010523.html   (265 words)

 World Mayor: Hazel McCallion - Mayor of Mississauga 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Mayor Hazel McCallion, whose tireless optimism has earned her the nickname ‘Hurricane Hazel’, has cultivated a reputation for her skill at governing, shown by Mississauga’s dynamic evolution into one of Canada’s most successful cities.
In 2004, Mississauga residents gave Hazel McCallion a 94 per cent approval rating in a comprehensive survey conducted by the Environics Research Group.
Mayor McCallion’s current role as Chair of the Large Urban Mayors’ Caucus of Ontario (LUMCO) gives her the opportunity to raise municipal issues and concerns to both the provincial and federal government.
www.worldmayor.com /manifestos05/mississauga_05.html   (2038 words)

 Hazel McCallion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Besides embarking on her Indian adventure, in the last 12 months McCallion has been named to the Order of Canada, voted the planet's second-best mayor, travelled to Tanzania with her Hazel's Hope charity and announced that, yes, she will stand in November for an 11th consecutive term.
She won't come right out and say it, but everyone in the city knows it: McCallion will be mayor of Mississauga until she's bedridden or dead.
However, talking to McCallion, her eldest son, friends and observers, it's clear the mayor's work is about much more than enjoyment or keeping busy in her eighth decade.
www.canada.com /topics/news/national/story.html?id=2cdaa7a4-80da-4b03-a824-273c31c2b962&k=88454   (598 words)

 L134B - Mon 25 Apr 2005 / Lun 25 avr 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Nine months ago that thought was conveyed, first of all to Hazel McCallion, the mayor of Mississauga, and secondly to the chairman of Peel, Emil Kolb, and through the chairman to the two other mayors and various members of the regional council.
So whether you agree with Hazel's wanting to break away or not, she clearly is a person who understands the act.
If only the minister followed the act as set out by Hazel McCallion, and if only he was as clear and direct and transparent as that great mayor always is, because you always know where you stand with her, and if you don't know, you'll find out fast enough.
www.ontla.on.ca /hansard/house_debates/38_parl/Session1/L134B.htm   (19632 words)

 Mississauga is Canada's Safest Large City!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
It was no big surprise to the city's famous octogenarian mayor, Hazel McCallion, that her fief won the safety sweepstakes.
McCallion and Catney said the trend is the result of team work between the police, organizations like MCPA and citizens.
McCallion said the statistics are more impressive when one considers Canada's largest airport - Pearson International - is in Mississauga and were included in the statistics.
www.mcpa.on.ca /safestcity/index5.htm   (1036 words)

 Diversity Watch @ Ryerson.ca | Media Watch |
McCallion was quoted in an anti-refugee May 15 National Post column by Diane Francis as saying of immigrants that "These people come here by plane, have passports when they board and then flush them down the toilet and declare refugee status, even when they are from rich countries....
Newspapers didn't pick up on McCallion's remarks until after a protest in Mississauga on May 22 and a press conference by a coalition of groups on May 23.
There's also the question of whether McCallion got comparatively lenient treatment because she was talking about refugees and immigrants.
www.diversitywatch.ryerson.ca /media/archive01/10.htm   (777 words)

 CNEW: Politics - 25 years of Mayor Hazel
"Hazel had snuck back in and said, 'Oh yeah, what do you have to say?'" Lenyk said, which stopped Clark dead in his tracks.
A fiscal conservative in her ninth term in office, McCallion has gained a reputation as a common-sense mayor with a firm grip on the issues.
McCallion said her longevity in office comes from doing her homework and running the city without the name-calling that dominates Toronto and provincial politics.
www.canoe.ca /CNEWS/Politics/2003/06/16/112277.html   (375 words)

 Where the Student   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Hazel McCallion, an Intermediate (Middle school) of approximately 950 students is located in West Mississauga near the intersection of Britannia and Creditview Roads.
Yes, we have brought it back to life in 2001…and thanks to technological advancements, we are no longer forced to endure the frustrating layout and printing problems that Publisher inadvertently caused for all of those unfortunate pioneers who worked on the initial issues of the Quest.
In past years, when we have twisted their arms…(not literally), some have been gracious enough to donate pieces of writing, that they are particularly proud of, to the magazine.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
As the long, long-time boss of Sprawl City, McCallion may be the least qualified person in the country to take on such a role.
Indeed, in the years since she was first elected Mississauga mayor in 1978, McCallion has presided over the creation of a municipality where smart growth is conspicuous by its absence.
McCallion's finest moment remains the Mississauga Civic Centre, as remarkable a piece of civic architecture as exists in suburban Canada.
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 Sauga | Who does number 2 work for?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
But, if you know Hazel like I do (and I know her in ways that are illegal in many countries), you know that this little Chalupa is not one to simply sit back and bask in the glow of past accomplishment.
Well ladies and gentleman, it didn't take her long to rack up yet another triumph: just this week, it was announced that Hazel McCallion came in second place in the World Mayor competition.
The first place winner, Dora Bakoyannis, is the mayor of Athens and was highly regarded for her role in the Athens Olympics, her fight against terrorism, and her expertise in bum sex.
sauga.ca /city/2005/12/who_does_number_2_work_for   (307 words)

 .: 680 News - McCallion is marketing magnet for Mississauga
  Hazel McCallion is just shy of turning 85 and she's still going strong which is not only good for Hazel but it's also good for Mississauga.
  The first Hazel bobblehead featured the Mayor in her hockey gear.  The others include Hazel in her favourite yellow suit, Hazel dressed up to go fishing and last year's bobblehead featured Hazel in her gardening wear.
  McCallion has been Mississauga's mayor for almost 30 years and is running for re-election this fall.
www.680news.com /news/local/article.jsp?content=20060130_141409_3936   (241 words)

 CBC Toronto - Mayor McCallion in minor car accident   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion says she's "just fine" after being involved in a car accident Wednesday night.
McCallion, who is 85, crashed into a signpost in the area of McLaughlin and Cantay roads at about 9:30 p.m.
McCallion said she was looking at papers on her lap when the car she was driving hit the post.
www.cbc.ca /toronto/story/to-mccallion20060427.html   (134 words)

 MAH - Smart Growth Panel Delivers Early Recommendations for Tackling Gridlock in Central Ontario
Chaired by Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion, the Central Ontario Smart Growth Panel brings together leaders from municipal governments, business, environmental groups, transportation organizations and the development industry.
McCallion also emphasized that the panel's discussions have brought together provincial ministries involved in transportation to ensure that a co-ordinated approach is taken to deal with gridlock.
The panel's 24 priority actions to deal with gridlock in the short term focus on ways to improve public transit systems and on measures to minimize congestion on highways and major roads caused by traffic incidents such as crashes, mechanical breakdowns and spills.
www.mah.gov.on.ca /userfiles/HTML/nts_1_5865_1.html   (490 words)

 Places to Grow - Central Zone Panel Members
Hazel McCallion is the longest serving Mayor in the City of Mississauga's history, having first been elected in November 1978.
Following the establishment of the Region of Peel in 1974, Mayor McCallion was elected to the Mississauga and Peel Regional Councils serving for two terms prior to her mayoral campaign in 1978.
Mayor McCallion is presently chair of the Large Urban Mayors’ Caucus of Ontario.
www.orht.gov.on.ca /userfiles/HTML/nts_2_5563_1.html   (1787 words)

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