The Township of Scugog issues proclamations (ceremonial document) designating a special day, week or month in recognition of the efforts and commitments of an event or organization that enhances our community.

Proclamations are issued by the Mayor in an effort to recognize efforts of public awareness campaigns, charitable fundraising campaigns, arts and cultural celebrations.

To request a proclamation please contact the Office of the Mayor.

At the March 26, 2018 Council meeting, updated policies were approved related to Proclamations, Flag Raising Requests and Half Masting of Flags in the Township of Scugog.

Proclamation Made in 2021

Proclamation for the Month of May
  • Day of Action Against Anti-Asian Racism - May 10, 2021
  • Nursing Week - May 10 to 16, 2021
  • National Public Works Week - May 16 to 22, 2021
  • International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia - May 17, 2021 (Pride Flag will be raised at Municipal Office for one week starting May 17 in support of the proclamation)
  • Community Living Month - Month of May 2021 (Community Living Flag will be raised at the Municipal Office for the Month of May in support of the proclamation)
  • Museum Month - Month of May 2021
  • Walk for Dog Guide Month - Month of May 2021 (Dog Guide flag raised at the Municipal Office for the month of May in support of the proclamation) 
Proclamation for the Month of April
  • Human Values Day - April 24, 2021
  • Day of Mourning for Persons Killed or Injured in the Workplace -April 28, 2021 (flags will be lowered at the Municipal Office on April 28, 2021 to honour and remember those killed at the workplace)
Proclamations for the Month of March
Proclamations for the Month of January
  •  Hospice Awareness Day - January 29, 2021

Proclamations Made in 2020

 Proclamations for the Month of November
  • Transgender Day of Remembrance - November 20, 2020
Proclamations for the Month of October
  • Fire Prevention Week - October 4 to 10, 2020
Proclamations for the Month of September
  • World Alzheimer's Day - September 21, 2020
  • Hunger Action Month - September 2020
 Proclamations for the Month of June
  • National Access Awareness Week – May 31 to June 6, 2020
  • Pride Week - May 31 to June 6, 2020
  • Indigenous Peoples Day - June 21, 2020
  • Recreation & Parks Month - June 2020
  • June is Indigenous History Month - June 2020
Proclamations for the Month of May
  • Nursing Week – May 11 to 17, 2020
  • Day of Action on Litter - May 12, 2020
  • National Access Awareness Week – May 31 to June 6, 2020
  • Pride Week - May 31 to June 6, 2020
  • Walk for Dog Guides Month – May 2020
 Proclamations for the Month of March
  • Pi Day of Giving to Ontario Tech University - March 14, 2020
  • School Crossing Guard Appreciation Day - March 25, 2020
  • National Epilepsy Awareness Day - March 26, 2020
  • International Epilepsy Awareness Month - March 2020
  • PROBUS Month - March 2020
 Proclamations for the Month of February
  •  Women's Institute Day - February 19, 2020
 Proclamations for the Month of January
  •  Alzheimer's Awareness Month - January 2020