PDSB Parents and students anxious over school reopening plans
The Peel District School Board has provided a new update about the re-opening of schools in September, including a potential delay in the start of classes.
Bill Godfrey at war against litter in Brampton
There was the outline of a bicycle wheel that Bill had spotted on a previous trip. He pried, shook and eventually pulled out an entire bicylce from the mud below the water.
Brampton gets $35M from Ontario’s $1.6B emergency funding
Ontario's municipalities will receive up to $1.6 billion in emergency funding, and Brampton is eligible for $34.9 million.
36-hour hackathon hosted by Brampton’s SPARK group
SPARK hosted a virtual 36-hour hackathon with over 150 participants.
Dixie 407 Sports Park renamed to Emancipation Park
In honour of Emancipation Month (August) in Brampton, Brampton City Council renamed Dixie 407 Sports Park to Emancipation Park.
Peel Students Return To School This Fall
Peel District School Board students will be heading back in school this fall, with Premier Ford announcing plans to have students in classrooms with safety measures in place.
Peel Police pulls plug on $9M SRO program
Peel Police have stopped the SRO program to consult the community's opinions, with a report to be published later this year.
$113M Boost for Brampton Transit
$133 million investment for Brampton Transit includes $45.3 million from the federal government, $37.8 million from the provincial government and $30.2 from the City of Brampton.
Peel’s Medical Officer of Health supports Brampton entering Stage 3
“I support Peel Region moving into Stage 3 sooner rather than later”, Dr. Loh said.
Brampton events and festivals cancelled through to Sept 7
Brampton has mandated the cancellation of all event and festival permits until Labour Day.