Pool at Park 459 Back on the Table
At the July 8 special meeting of Council, I put forward a motion to include a pool in the design and construction of phase 1 of the community centre at Park 459. It received the unanimous support of my Council colleagues, subject to budget approval. Find out more.
Roadwork on Britannia Road
The Region of Peel will be carrying out the resurfacing of Britannia Road West from 407ETR
to Winston Churchill Boulevard. Construction is scheduled to start mid-July 2015 and we anticipate completion of the works by mid-October 2015, weather permitting. Please see the Public Notice that was sent to residents nearby the affected area.
Cell Tower Removed
I am pleased to report that the Wind Mobile Telecommunications Tower that was placed without public consultation at Erin Centre Boulevard and Ninth Line has been removed. Many thanks to the residents who showed great patience and persistence, to MP Bob Dechert's office, and to the private landowner who negotiated the lease for the tower to be moved temporarily to a new location. I will advise the community when Wind submits its application for a more suitable, permanent location in the area.
Stormwater Charge Coming in 2016
Find out more about the new stormwater charge that is aimed at minimizing risk to you, your property and the environment.
Region Rolls Out New Cart-based Bi-weekly Waste Collection
The Region of Peel will be launching a new bi-weekly garbage and recycling collection program at the begining of 2016. To get ready, residents are urged to visit the Region's dedicated webpage on this program to find out more about it. The deadline to confirm your cart size has now passed. If you missed the deadline, you will receive the default size carts for your dwelling when distribution begins in the fall.
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