News Release: February 11, 2019
Family Day Holiday Service Hours at the Region of Peel
BRAMPTON, ON. (Feb. 11, 2019) – Region of Peel offices and non-emergency services will be closed for Family Day on Monday, Feb. 18 and will reopen Tuesday, Feb. 19.
Residents in Brampton, Mississauga and Caledon are advised that there will be no waste collection on Monday, Feb. 18 due to Family Day. During the week of Feb. 18, all recycling, garbage and organics collection will be one day later than your regular pick-up day. See your collection schedule - "when does it go” for your collection date.
All Community Recycling Centres (CRCs) will also be closed on Monday, Feb. 18 and will reopen for regular operating hours on Tuesday, Feb. 19.
Service hours will be from 6 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 18 for the Family Day holiday.
All specific trips for Monday, Feb. 18 and Tuesday, Feb. 19 must be booked by 6 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 17. No flexible trips will be accommodated after 6 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 17 or on Monday, Feb. 18. The TransHelp Office will be closed on Monday, Feb. 18 with regular office hours resuming on Tuesday, Feb. 19. All subscription trips, except for dialysis trips, will be cancelled for Monday, Feb. 18. Contact TransHelp at 905-791-1015 with any questions.
The Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA) will be open on Monday, Feb. 18, from 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. with FREE admission this Family Day. Come explore PAMA, participate in family-friendly activities and events, plus tour fascinating new exhibits. For more information, visit pama.peelregion.ca or call 905-791-4055
The following Regional offices and services will be closed on Monday, Feb. 18 and will reopen on Tuesday, Feb. 19:
- Access Peel
- Assessment: Peel Access to Housing and Children’s Services
- Children’s Services Operations
- Community Recycling Centres (CRCs)
- Employment Resource Centres
- Human Services Reception
- Ontario Works in Peel
- Peel Living
- Peel Public Health Clinics, including:
- Breastfeeding Clinics
- Dental Services
- Healthy Sexuality Clinics
- Peel Works Needle Exchange Program (PWNEP)—Mobile Van
- Public Works Reception
- Peel Public Health Clinics
- Rent Supplement
For emergencies related to food, emergency shelter, medication or personal support, call the Region of Peel at 905-791-7800. For Peel Living maintenance requests, contact the 24-hour request line at 905-790-7335.
About the Region of Peel
The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for more than 1.5 million people and 175,000 businesses in the cities of Brampton and Mississauga and the Town of Caledon. Peel's services touch the lives of residents every day. Recognized as a leader in management and service delivery, the Region of Peel is the only government organization at any level to receive Excellence Canada's Platinum Award for Excellence, Innovation and Wellness®. For more information about the Region of Peel, explore peelregion.ca and follow us on Twitter at @regionofpeel.
Media ContactsLisa Dhillon
Region of Peel
Tel: 905-791-7800 ext. 4386