YORK REGION - Significant progress was made on the implementation of the York Region Viva Bus Rapid Transit (vivaNext)in 2015.
HALTON REGION - Everyone in Halton remembers Police Service Dog Arrow, the cute puppy recruit who needed a name. In June 2015, all elementary schools in Halton Region were asked to participate in a name the dog contest. Brookville Public School was the winner, their choice of name being “Arrow”.
GREATER TORONTO AREA – The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC)is requesting that all public health units in southern Ontario that border New York State, as well as those sharing a border with Hamilton, ensure that their Raccoon Rabies Contingency Plans (RRCPs) are up-to-date.
MARKHAM – Markham Council approved the City’s 2016 Budget and a tax rate increase of 2.44 per cent at the Council meeting on December 15, 2015.
OAKVILLE - Oakville Mayor and Halton Regional Police Services Board Chair, Mayor Rob Burton, Halton Regional Police Chief Stephen Tanner and Halton Regional Chair Gary Carr, service members and local officials joined together to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new police headquarters.
GREATER TORONTO AREA – This week (February 9-13, 2015) is Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Week. Right before Valentine’s Day, which makes it the perfect time to learn more and be aware of your sexual health and how to protect yourself. Of course, this also applies any time of the year.
CANADA - When it comes to travel destinations, what cities do Canadian travellers flock to? Glasgow, Scotland? Sydney, Australia? Buenos Aires, Argentina? Mexico City, Mexico? Johannesburg, South Africa? Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates? Shanghai, China? All great cities with some phenomenal sights and attractions, but they apparently don’t hold a candle to Anaheim, California; Newark, New Jersey; and some little place called Toronto, Canada.