Brampton – During a ceremony held today, Mayor Patrick Brown and Wards 3 & 4 Regional and City Councillors, Martin Medeiros and Jeff Bowman, formally renamed the South Fletcher’s Sportsplex in honour of former Mayor Susan Fennell.
The Sportsplex originally opened on September 28, 1997, offering a variety of registered and drop-in swimming, skating, sports and fitness programs, as well as registered dance, STEM and child and youth programs.
Brampton City Council approved the Susan Fennell Sportsplex renaming on September 30, 2020. This motion was moved by Regional Councillor Martin Medeiros and seconded by Regional Councillors Michael Palleschi, Paul Vicente, Pat Fortini and Rowena Santos.
“I am proud to recognize former Mayor Susan Fennell and her devotion to making Brampton a better place for all to live, work and play. During her 26 years serving on Brampton City Council, she was instrumental in bringing the Sportsplex to life, alongside many iconic projects that are important to our community today, and for generations to come.” – Patrick Brown, Mayor, City of Brampton