The largest pressure facing the City of Brampton for 2016 is new and enhanced facilities and services. The 2016 operating budget includes an increase of $6.9 million or $33 per year on the average residential tax bill. Highlights of this category include:
- Gore Meadows Phase 2
- Sandalwood Transit Facility Expansion
- Fire Apparatus and Maintenance Building
- Springdale Library
- Canada 55+ Games
- Part-Time Recreation Retention Measures
The 2017 and 2018 operating budgets include new facilities and services in the amount of $4.6 million and $2.2 million respectively. Initiatives projected for these years include Firefighters, Williams Parkway Yard Phase 2 and Garden Square.