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For the electoral district, see Cambridge (electoral district). For the former township in Ontario, see Cambridge Township, Ontario. Cambridge is the name of a federal electoral district and a provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada. ... Cambridge Township was a township in Ontario. ...

City of Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
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Established: January 1973
Area: 112.82[1] km²
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Population density: 978.3/km²
Time zone: Eastern: UTC -5
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43º 26' N
80º 19' W [2]
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Cambridge (2005 population 120,000)[1] is a city located on the Grand River and Speed River in the Region of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. For considerations of sea level change, in particular rise associated with possible global warming, see sea level rise. ... The House of Commons (French: Chambre des communes) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, along with the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the Senate. ... A Legislative Assembly in some parts of the Commonwealth refers to a legislature, or a chamber of the legislature. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada. ... Grand River Ontario This article is about the Grand River in Southern Ontario, Canada. ... The Speed River is a river in Waterloo Region in Western Ontario. ... The Regional Municipality of Waterloo (or Waterloo Region or Region of Waterloo) is located in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English Flower White Trillium Tree Eastern White Pine Bird Common Loon Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 106 24 Area Total...


The city was formed in 1973 when the city of Galt merged with the towns of Preston and Hespeler and parts of the townships of Waterloo and North Dumfries. When amalgamation plans were first announced, the combined city was to be named Galt, but Preston and Hespeler successfully petitioned the province to instead give the city a new name, to be selected by a referendum on choices submitted by the three members. A ruffled Galt submitted ‘Blair’, while Preston and Hespeler combined to back ‘Cambridge’, after ‘Cambridge Mills’, an early name for the settlement that became Preston. 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ...


The first mayor of Cambridge was Claudette Millar, who at the time was one of the few female mayors, and at 35 the youngest mayor, in Canada.


On May 17, 1974 flooding on the Grand River was so intense it filled city streets with water to a depth of about four feet. Hundreds of businesses and homes were severely damaged. May 17 is the 137th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (138th in leap years). ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ...


In 1986, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada opened a plant in Cambridge, which employs 3500 people and is by far the city’s largest employer. Although highly beneficial to the town, traffic issues caused by slow-moving and long trains passing through main traffic routes to deliver material to the plant have caused some frustration in residents. Several other industrial companies also call Cambridge home, including ATS Automation Tooling Sytems, Frito-Lay Canada (formerly Hostess), Babcock and Wilcox, and Northstar Aerospace. 1986 (MCMLXXXVI) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Inc. ... ATS Automation Tooling Systems TSX: ATA is a Cambridge, Ontario based company which designs and builds factory automation solutions. ... External links Frito-Lay Frito-Lay Canada Frito-Lay company history Frito-Lay company timeline Categories: Food and drink stubs | PepsiCo subsidiaries | Food companies of the United States | Snack companies of the United States ... The Babcock & Wilcox Company is a world leader in the design, engineering, manufacture, service and construction of power generation and pollution control systems and equipment for utilities and industries. ...


A satellite campus of Conestoga College is located within the city, and the University of Waterloo School of Architecture has moved to downtown Cambridge. The Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning is a public, community college based in Kitchener, Ontario in Canada. ... The School of Architecture is one of the professional schools of the University of Waterloo. ...


Earned the nickname ‘City of Ghosts’ due to the many number of spirit sightings.[citation needed] It is said that many of the ghost sightings take place on Black Bridge Road, Lens Mill as well as Galt Collegiate and Vocational Institute , Ontario's oldest continuously operating public high school, and over 150 years old. Commonly called the Castle on the Grand because of the architecture and imposing view on the east bank of the River. There has been a number of ‘Spirit Walks’ held in Cambridge Cemeteries around Halloween. Galt Collegiate Institute and Vocational School is one of sixteen secondary schools in the Waterloo Region District School Board. ... Grand River Ontario This article is about the Grand River in Southern Ontario, Canada. ... Halloween is a tradition celebrated on the night of October 31, most notably by children dressing in costumes and going door-to-door collecting sweets, fruit, and other treats. ...


Cambridge is located close to many cultural events and activities, including the Elmira Sugar Festival, Rock the Mill music festival in downtown Galt, and Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest. Elmira is the name of some places in the United States of America and Canada: Elmira, California Elmira, Michigan Elmira, New York Elmira, Ontario This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest is an annual eight-day festival in the twin cities of Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. ...

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Demographics

Ethnic Origin Population Percent
Canadian 38,560 35.37%
English 31,400 28.80%
Scottish 20,625 18.92%
Irish 19,040 17.46%
German 14,110 12.94%
Portuguese 10,685 9.80%

Cambridge is overwhelmingly populated by people of a European ethnic background. The old West Galt area is known for its mostly white population, especially in the Southwood Secondary School area. The other areas of Cambridge are considered far more diverse. Look up Briton in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... This article is about the Scottish as an ethnic group. ...


The city is largely Christian at 80.2%, followed by non-religious people who number 15%. Muslims and Hindus make a little over 1% each. Cambridge is also much younger than the national average. 21.6% of the population are under 14 years of age. Only 11% of the population is over 65 resulting in an average age of 35.2 significantly lower than the national average.


Transport

Roads

Cambridge straddles Highway 401, with interchanges at Townline Road (Exit 286), Franklin Boulevard (Partial Exit - 284), Hespeler Road (Exit 282), Shantz Hill Road/King Street Kitchener (Exit 278), Fountain Boulevard/Homer Watson Blvd., Kitchener (Exit 275), and Cedar Creek Road (Exit 268); in good traffic, it is a drive of about an hour to Toronto and about 40-45 minutes to Lester B. Pearson International Airport. The Kings Highway No. ... Toronto Pearson International Airport, located in Mississauga, Ontario, immediately west of Toronto, is Canadas busiest and largest airport. ...


Highway 8 (Ontario) travels through the city as Shantz Hill Road, King Street (Preston), Coronation Boulevard, and Dundas Street, linking Cambridge to Kitchener and Waterloo in the north, and Hamilton in the south. Highway 24 runs through Cambridge as Hespeler Road (the former Queen Street and Guelph Avenue access into Hespeler were by-passed in the 1990s), Water Street, and Ainslie Street, connecting to Guelph in the northeast and Brantford in the south. Ontario provincial highway 8 is a primary highway (also known as a Kings Highway) in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Motto: ex industria prosperitas (Latin, prosperity through industry) Location of Kitchener in Waterloo Region Country Canada Province Ontario Mayor Carl Zehr Area    - City km²  - Land 136. ... The City of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada is the smallest of the three cities in the Regional Municipality of Waterloo, and is adjacent to the larger city of Kitchener. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Nickname: Ambitious City, Steeltown, The Hammer Area: 1,117. ... Ontario provincial highway 24 is a highway in the Canadian province of Ontario which begins at Highway 3 in Simcoe, and ends at Main Street, in Erin. ... Nickname: The Royal City Motto: Faith, Fidelity and Progress Coordinates: Country Canada Province Ontario County Wellington County City Wards There are 6 Wards Founded April 23rd, 1827 Incorporated April 23rd, 1879 Mayor Karen Farbridge (elected November 2006) Governing Body Guelph City Council MPs Brenda Chamberlain (LPC) MPPs Liz Sandals (OLP... Brantford (2001 population 86,417)[2] is a city located on the Grand River in southwestern Ontario, Canada. ...


Public transportation

Since 2000, public transport throughout the Region of Waterloo has been provided by Grand River Transit, which was created by a merger of the former Cambridge Transit and Kitchener Transit. This article is about the year 2000. ... The Regional Municipality of Waterloo (or Waterloo Region or Region of Waterloo) is located in the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Wheelchair-accessible low-floor buses such as this Nova LFS now form the majority of the GRT fleet. ...


GRT operate a number of bus routes in Cambridge, three of which travel outside of the city: presently the 52 and 61 buses run to southern Kitchener, while the iXpress limited-stop express route runs from Cambridge through Kitchener to the north of Waterloo. More than 80 percent of GRT’s fleet consists of low-floor vehicles such as the Nova LFS. Low-floor buses run on highly-travelled routes including iXpress, while high-floor vehicles remain operating on routes with low ridership, such as routes 66 and 53. Motto: ex industria prosperitas (Latin, prosperity through industry) Location of Kitchener in Waterloo Region Country Canada Province Ontario Mayor Carl Zehr Area    - City km²  - Land 136. ... Wheelchair-accessible low-floor buses such as this Nova LFS now form the majority of the GRT fleet. ... The City of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada is the smallest of the three cities in the Regional Municipality of Waterloo, and is adjacent to the larger city of Kitchener. ... A Nova LFS operated by Grand River Transit. ...


Intercity service is served by Greyhound Lines, from a terminal near Highway 401 and Hespeler Road. Commuter service to and from Toronto is the key routing, and no local trips are permitted to or from Kitchener. Coach Canada, who eventually took over Hamilton Street Railway’s Canada Coach Lines from Trentway-Wagar, still run almost every two hours during the daytime between Hamilton and Kitchener, and connect to Niagara Falls. As noted below, other servics have been cancelled over the last decade within the region, and between other centres, such as Guelph, Brantford, Elmira, and Tillsonburg. Greyhound Lines is the largest intercity common carrier of passengers by bus in North America, serving 2200 destinations in the United States. ... The Kings Highway No. ... For other uses of the word Kitchener please see Kitchener (disambiguation) Map of Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario with Kitchener in red. ... Trentway-Wagar (Coach Canada) Motor Coach Industries MCI 102DL3 3313 returning from the Toronto Bus Terminal, at University Avenue and Front Street. ... The Hamilton Street Railway (abbreviated as HSR) is the name of the organization which operates all public transit vehicles in the city of Hamilton, Ontario. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Nickname: Ambitious City, Steeltown, The Hammer Area: 1,117. ... Motto: ex industria prosperitas (Latin, prosperity through industry) Location of Kitchener in Waterloo Region Country Canada Province Ontario Mayor Carl Zehr Area    - City km²  - Land 136. ... For other uses, see Niagara Falls (disambiguation). ... Nickname: The Royal City Motto: Faith, Fidelity and Progress Coordinates: Country Canada Province Ontario County Wellington County City Wards There are 6 Wards Founded April 23rd, 1827 Incorporated April 23rd, 1879 Mayor Karen Farbridge (elected November 2006) Governing Body Guelph City Council MPs Brenda Chamberlain (LPC) MPPs Liz Sandals (OLP... Brantford (2001 population 86,417)[2] is a city located on the Grand River in southwestern Ontario, Canada. ... The town of Elmira, Ontario is the largest community within the Township of Woolwich in the Regional Municipality of Waterloo, and is located 15 km to the north of the city of Waterloo. ... Tillsonburg, Ontario is a town in the Canadian province of Ontario. ...


Railways

Although freight trains serving the Toyota factory are a common sight in Cambridge, the city at present has no passenger rail service. The nearest VIA Rail stations in the Quebec City-Windsor Corridor are Kitchener station and Guelph station, on a northern route, and Brantford’s on a southern route. Public transport connections from Cambridge to the Kitchener station have improved since Grand River Transit’s creation and expansion, but to the Guelph and Brantford stations are non-existent, especially after the demise of the Overland Coaches Van service between Guelph and Simcoe in early 2004. Toyota redirects here. ... VIA Rail Canada (also referred to as VIA Rail and VIA; pronounced vee-ah) is an independent Crown corporation offering intercity passenger rail services in Canada. ... Quebec City-Windsor Corridor. ... Kitchener station in Kitchener, Ontario is served by several VIA Rail trains daily running between Sarnia and Toronto. ... Guelph station in Guelph, Ontario is served by several VIA Rail trains daily running between Sarnia and Toronto. ... Wheelchair-accessible low-floor buses such as this Nova LFS now form the majority of the GRT fleet. ... Simcoe is a town of approx. ...


The most easily-accessible GO Transit railway station is Milton station. City councillors and public petitions have called for the extension of GO trains to Cambridge, but at present GO does not plan to go beyond already-announced bus links, and Greyhound Lines have not provided connector services either. GO Transit, officially known as the Greater Toronto Transit Authority (GTTA), is Canadas first, and Ontarios only, interregional public transit system, established to link Toronto with the surrounding regions of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). ... Milton GO Station is the western rail terminus for GO Transits Milton train corridor in the Greater Toronto Area, Ontario, Canada. ... Greyhound Lines is the largest intercity common carrier of passengers by bus in North America, serving 2200 destinations in the United States. ...


Air

The closest airport to Cambridge is the Region of Waterloo International Airport in nearby Breslau, but while it is a thriving general-aviation field, it has (as of 2005) scheduled flights only to Detroit, although it has most recently added flights to Cuba, Mexico and Dominican Republic offered through Sunquest Vacations and Signature Vacations. Most air travellers use either Toronto’s Lester B. Pearson International Airport, Hamilton’s John C. Munro International Airport or Buffalo Niagara International Airport over the border in Buffalo, New York. There are no permanent public transport links from Cambridge to any of these airports. Region of Waterloo International Airport or Kitchener/Waterloo Regional Airport, (ICAO CYKF, IATA YKF), is situated in the Region of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. ... General aviation (abbr. ... Motto: Speramus Meliora; Resurget Cineribus (We Hope For Better Things; It Shall Rise From the Ashes - this motto was adopted after the disastrous 1805 fire that devastated the city) Nickname: The Motor City and Motown Location in Wayne County, Michigan Founded Incorporated July 24, 1701 1815  County Wayne County Mayor... Toronto Pearson International Airport, or Toronto/Lester B. Pearson International Airport (IATA: YYZ, ICAO: CYYZ), straddling Mississaugas northeastern boundary with neighbouring Toronto, is Canadas busiest airport and part of the National Airports System. ... Motto: Together Aspire - Together Achieve Nickname: Ambitious City, Steeltown, The Hammer Area: 1,117. ... John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport or Hamilton International, (IATA: YHM, ICAO: CYHM), is an international airport in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. ... FAA diagram of Buffalo Niagara International Airport (BUF) Buffalo Niagara International Airport (IATA: BUF, ICAO: KBUF) is an airport located in the town of Cheektowaga in Erie County, New York. ... Nickname: City of Good Neighbors, Queen City, City of Light Location of Buffalo in New York State County Erie County Mayor Byron Brown Area    - City 136. ...


Media

Main article: Media in Waterloo Region

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Politics

Members of Parliament

Party Member of Parliament From To District
    1. Liberal James Young 1867 1878 Waterloo South
    2. Conservative Samuel Merner 1878 1882 Waterloo South
    3. Liberal James Livingston 1882 1900 Waterloo South
    4. Conservative George A. Clare 1900 1915 Waterloo South
    5. Conservative/Unionist Frank Stewart Scott 1915 1921 Waterloo South
    6. Progressive William Elliott 1921 1925 Waterloo South
    7. Conservative Alexander McKay Edwards 1925 1938 Waterloo South
    8. Conservative/National Government/Progressive Conservative Karl Homuth 1938 1951 Waterloo South
    9. Progressive Conservative Howard Meeker 1951 1953 Waterloo South
    10. Liberal Arthur Walter Adams White 1953 1957 Waterloo South
    11. Progressive Conservative William Anderson 1957 1962 Waterloo South
    12. Progressive Conservative Gordon Chaplin 1962 1964 Waterloo South
    13. New Democratic Party Max Saltsman 1964 1979 Waterloo South/ Waterloo/ Waterloo—Cambridge
    14. Progressive Conservative Chris Speyer 1979 1988 Cambridge
    15. Progressive Conservative Pat Sobeski 1988 1993 Cambridge
    16. Liberal Janko Peric 1993 2004 Cambridge
    17. Conservative Gary Goodyear 2004 present Cambridge

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External links

  • City of Cambridge official site
  • Grand River Transit (serving Waterloo, Kitchener and Cambridge)
  • Grand River Monorail (competing proposal for a Rapid Transit line through Waterloo, Kitchener and Cambridge)


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Region of Waterloo
City of Cambridge | City of Kitchener | City of Waterloo
Township of North Dumfries | Township of Wellesley | Township of Wilmot | Township of Woolwich

see Ontario Municipalities The Regional Municipality of Waterloo is located in the south-western part of the Canadian province of Ontario. ... Motto: ex industria prosperitas (Latin, prosperity through industry) Location of Kitchener in Waterloo Region Country Canada Province Ontario Mayor Carl Zehr Area    - City km²  - Land 136. ... The City of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada is the smallest of the three cities in the Regional Municipality of Waterloo, and is adjacent to the larger city of Kitchener. ... Map of Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario with North Dumfries in red. ... Map of Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario with Wellesley in red. ... Categories: Canada geography stubs | Ontario communities ... Map of Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario with Woolwich in red. ... In the Canadian province of Ontario, there are three different types of census divisions: single-tier municipalities, upper-tier municipalities (of which can be regional municipalities or counties) and districts. ...

Regional services: Grand River Transit | Region of Waterloo International Airport | Waterloo Regional Police

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Cambridge, Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1078 words)
Highway 24 runs through Cambridge as Hespeler Road (the former Queen Street and Guelph Avenue access into Hespeler were by-passed in the 1990s), Water Street, and Ainslie Street, connecting to Guelph in the northeast and Brantford in the south.
GRT operate a number of bus routes in Cambridge, three of which travel outside of the city: presently the 52 and 61 buses run to southern Kitchener, while the iXpress limited-stop express route runs from Cambridge through Kitchener to the north of Waterloo.
Public transport connections from Cambridge to the Kitchener station have improved since Grand River Transit’s creation and expansion, but to the Guelph and Brantford stations are non-existent, especially after the demise of the Overland Coaches Van service between Guelph and Simcoe in early 2004.
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