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Kitchener, Ontario is a mid-sized Canadian city approximately 100 kilometres northwest of the Toronto metroplex. With the surrounding communities of Cambridge and London, Kitchener and the surrounding area and technically classified as the 10th largest metro area in Canada.
Kitchner experiences weather extremes with hot, hymid summers and biting cold and windy winters. Summer highs may reach 47C to 48C in July or early August and down to -10C to -20C with wind chills in February and January. McMaster and Waterloo Univeristy have satellite campuses in the Kitchenr metroplex, with Waterloo specializing in pharmacology. City Centre renvoation began in Spetmebr of 2010 in the hopes of developing a thriving downtown core