Approved by the CBIA Membership – June 2015
WHEREAS, Section 220 of the Municipal Act, R.S.O. 1990, governs the formation and operation of a Business Improvement Area.
AND WHEREAS, Pursuant to City of Mississauga By-law No. 518-92, the Clarkson Business Improvement Area adopts this Constitution dated, November 5, 2014 respecting the transaction of the business affairs of the Clarkson Business Improvement Area.
1.1 The Board of Management is entrusted, subject to the limitations set out herein, to the improvement, beautification and maintenance of the Municipality owned lands, buildings and structures in the business improvement area, beyond such improvement, beautification and maintenance as is provided by the City of Mississauga, and the promotion of the business improvement area as a business, commercial and shopping area.
1.2 The geographic area compromising the Clarkson Business Improvement Area (the “Clarkson BIA”) is defined in the Corporation of the City of Mississauga Bylaw Number 518-92, attached as Schedule “A”.
1.3 The Clarkson B.I.A. is the voice of the business community, designated under a special Municipal bylaw and legislated by the province of Ontario. The mission of the BIA is to promote Clarkson as the foremost commercial retail and entertainment centre in Ontario.