Municipality Week: Did you know that… (4/5)

As part of Municipality Week, from September 10 to 16, the Town of Sutton is sharing with you information about YOUR municipality, YOUR environment.

  • Thanks to the participation of hundreds of citizens and numerous local organizations, the Town of Sutton won the 2022 prize for the most active community in Quebec, as part of ParticipACTION’s Community Better Challenge, for which it received $15,000 to build a basketball court. This year, the Town of Sutton was also a finalist in the same Challenge.
  • Construction of the future basketball court has begun in Goyette-Hill Park! It will last several weeks, and the official inauguration will take place next spring.
  • The Town of Sutton has five municipal parks: Goyette-Hill Park, Gagné Park, Veterans Park, Tartre Park and Godue Park.
  • Parc Goyette-Hill offers numerous sports facilities: 2 soccer fields, 1 skatepark, the Pauline-Paul softball field, 2 tennis courts, 1 multisport surface combining dek field hockey and 4 pickleball courts, 1 outdoor swimming pool, 1 ice rink and 1 ice trail… and soon 1 basketball court!
  • In 2022, the Town of Sutton inaugurated its new petanque court at Place Rosanne-Cohen on Academy Street. Many amateur and experienced players have been enjoying it ever since!
  • The Town of Sutton organizes or participates in 6 public events throughout the year: Plaisirs d’hiver in February, the Volunteer Recognition Evening in April, the Fête nationale du Québec in June, Open air cinema in July and August, Halloween in October and the Christmas Market in November and December.