Posted by: Downtown Residents Association Windsor | December 3, 2010

Community Invited to Inaugural Council Meeting and Reception

Mayor Eddie Francis and Windsor City Council invite the community to attend the Inaugural Meeting of Council, which will be held on Monday, December 6, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. in the Chrysler Theatre, with “A Taste of Windsor” reception to follow in the Canadian Club Room, St. Clair Centre for the Arts.

At the inaugural meeting, the following individuals will be sworn in for the 2010-2014 term of Council: Mayor Eddie Francis, Councillor Drew Dilkens (Ward 1), Councillor Ron Jones (Ward 2), Councillor Fulvio Valentinis (Ward 3), Councillor Alan Halberstadt (Ward 4), Councillor Ed Sleiman (Ward 5), Councillor Jo-Anne Gignac (Ward 6), Councillor Percy Hatfield (Ward 7), Councillor Bill Marra (Ward 8), Councillor Hilary Payne (Ward 9), and Councillor Al Maghnieh (Ward 10).

“A Taste of Windsor” reception will follow, showcasing 14 Cultural Villages: South Asian, Caribbean, German, Greek, Polish, Slovenian and Slovak, Bosnian, Serbian, Filipino, Italian, Hungarian, Macedonian, Romanian and Chinese.

Each village will prepare samplings of traditional foods and desserts. Take-out orders are also available upon request at the event. All plates range up to $5.00 with proceeds to benefit the participating Cultural Organizations.

The public is invited to enjoy a number of traditional favourites including samosa, laddu, jerk chicken and rice, schnitzel and streudel, spinach pie and galaktoboureko, pierogi and paczki, cabbage rolls and creme filled pastry, baklava, cevapi and crepes, pancit and karioka, authentic Filipino noodles and sweet rice pastry, stuffed manicotti and bascotti, hungarian goulash, selsko meso, spring rolls and fortune cookies and much more!

All are welcome.



  1. Congrats, Fulvio:
    Looking forward to solving the Quality Of Life Issue in the core.
    All the Best,

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