Pride in our Past, Faith in our Future

By: Lesley

Jan 17 2013

Category: Mississauga, SIGNS


Focal Length:65mm
Shutter:1/0 sec
Camera:NIKON D60

Almost half the population of the city of Mississauga has a mother language that is not either English or French. This glass panel on a bus shelter shows the city motto written out in the top 20 or so of these languages.

Participating in signs, signs



13 comments on “Pride in our Past, Faith in our Future”

  1. That is a fine city slogan, and on a bus shelter is a perfect place to display it.

  2. Great shot, interesting window!

  3. It’s a sign of the times.

  4. Many Filipinos live there too. I know of former townmates who live there now.

  5. Found me mother tongue as well. A great sign indeed ! Thank you for sharing. Please have a good Thursday.

    daily athens photo

  6. How interesting! Great capture!

  7. Someone had a great idea for inclusion of the different ethnic groups in the community.

  8. it’s a perfect slogan for any city, i believe. great find.
    two of my good friends now live in Mississauga.

  9. This is really cool! I think it looks sort of like a giant fingerprint.

  10. Now that is an impressive sign that would probably go down in the book of legends! And it would walways be current! Beautiful idea!

  11. That’s an amazing thing to know and I love that the sign is written where and how it is! Beautiful way to honor the diversity of this place that I’d love to visit now because of what this sign and your post tell me about it!

  12. So beautiful – thank you for sharing this story about the community and culture our city is building together! I would love to know where this is and see it in person too! 😀

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