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 - The Region of Peel is aiming to improve physical and environmental health for residents through its Active Transportation Plan. Physical health can prolong the life of citizens, and environmental health can ensure that generations of Canadians will prosper in their surroundings.
Brampton - If you haven't heard already, green is in and the Region of Peel is doing its part by hosting the first Peel Green Home and Garden Expo on Saturday, May 5 at the Powerade Centre in Brampton.
Brampton - As planting season approaches, the Region of Peel is asking farmers in Caledon and north Brampton with properties next to Regional roads to allow the Region to use their corn crops as natural snow fences.
Brampton - Almost 95 per cent of patients who have cardiac arrest in North America die before reaching the hospital. Beginning in May, Peel Regional Paramedic Services (PRPS) will participate in a new international research project to gather data about cardiac arrest patients.
Brampton - Peel Public Health has launched two major contests, High5Crew Invent-a-Sport and Invent-a-Recipe, to encourage more than 17,000 Grade 5 students in Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga to get more active and eat more nutritiously.
Brampton - As part of Public Works Week celebrations, the Region of Peel invites children up to the age of 10 to participate in creating and racing their own Public Works vehicles. The race will take place at the Region's annual Public Works Week Open House on Sunday, May 13.
Brampton - For the fifth consecutive year, the Regional Municipality of Peel received the Canadian Award for Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for its '2005 Annual Financial Report'.
Brampton - Residents living in Wednesday waste collection areas are asked to leave any uncollected yard waste at the curb for collection on Thursday, April 26. Residents living in Thursday waste collection areas are asked to leave any uncollected yard waste at the curb for collection on Friday, April 27.
Brampton - Spring has arrived and the Region of Peel is helping its residents with their spring cleaning. Environment Day is a free and easy way for Peel residents and businesses to properly dispose of unwanted material. Environment Day will be held Saturday, April 28.
Brampton - Regional Council has approved multi-year and one-year grants totaling $1,655,211 for 44 non-profit community organizations across Peel to help them meet the Region's growing and complex needs.