The Region of Peel delivers a wide range of programs and services to more than one million citizens every day. This includes ambulance services, public health, long-term care, child care, waste collection, recycling and disposal, water and wastewater services, Regional road construction and maintenance, social assistance and affordable rental housing. Regional Headquarters are located at 10 Peel Centre Dr., Brampton, ON. Phone Number: 905-791-7800.
Brampton - Peel Regional Council approved a 0.5 per cent property tax hike for residents and small businesses. The increase is needed to meet demands on services and programs and keep critical infrastructure in good repair.
Brampton - The Region of Peel recently celebrated the completion of the new Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA). The former Peel Heritage Complex, which used to house the county registry office, jail and courthouse, was renovated and expanded to create the new cultural institution.
Brampton - A new report released Thursday by Peel Public Health revealed that while smoking rates have declined over the last 10 years, tobacco use is still a significant cause of poor health and death in Peel.
Brampton - Peel Region’s rich cultural diversity is reflected in the many languages spoken in Peel homes. The latest release of 2011 Census data reports the top home languages in Peel other than English or French include Punjabi, Urdu, Polish, Spanish, Tamil, Arabic and Tagalog.
Brampton - With a bystander CPR rate of 35%, Peel paramedics want the community to know how important it is to jump into action when needed. That’s why they are training students and broadening minds about CPR during CPR month in November.
Brampton - The Region of Peel has been testing the use of recycled
aggregates in road construction and road maintenance projects. Over the last
five years, an average of 5,000 tonnes of asphalt millings was recycled each
year. The Region benefits financially from the use of cold-in-place recycling,
a process that costs up to 30 per cent less than using virgin asphalt.