Monday, 24 July 2017

CONSTRUCTION ALERT! Orr Road between Southdown and Inverhouse

July 21, 2017

The Region of Peel will be relining sanitary sewer (wastewater) pipes on Orr Road, east of Southdown Road.
The work is to rehabilitate the existing pipes and maintenance holes to meet current standards in your area. Wastewater comes from flushing toilets, having, having a shower or washing dishes. Sanitary sewer pipes take wastewater from homes and businesses to the treatment plant.

Pipe sizes:
1350mm or 53 inches 1200mm or 47 inches 300mm or 12 inches
Construction Type:
Noise level:
Low to Moderate
Dig-Con International
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The work will be phased to minimize disruption to traffic. Regular working hours will be between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. The east bound lane of Orr Road will be closed during construction and traffic speed will be reduced to 50 km/hour. Pedestrian access to homes and businesses will be maintained at all times.
Should construction require an interruption of your water supply, we will contact to arrange the most convenient time. If an emergency shutdown is required, we will
inform you and attempt to minimize the inconvenience.
We will let you know if there are any substantial changes
to the project.

The Region of Peel provides a safe environment that conforms to the Occupational Health and Safety Act, at all times.

Construction is expected to start on July 24, 2017 and be substantially completed by
the end of December 2017. Final restoration work will be completed by the end of June 2018.

The Region encourages you to notify us if you have special requirements or if you have any comments or issues. Please reference Capital Project 14-2345.
Please contact:
Jimmy Chong, Project Manager 905-791-7800, ext. 7886 

Tuesday, 20 June 2017

Join us at our Annual Picnic - Saturday June 24!

Every year, we look forward to getting together with friends and neighbors at the Bradley museum to kick off summer!

Please join us again this year on Saturday June 24, 4:30 - 9:30 pm.  
Bradley Museum

There will be games and face painting for kids, BBQ and beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) - and great live music! 

Bradley Museum is celebrating 50 year, and Canada is celebrating 150!  See you there! 

Friday, 5 May 2017

Come out and help Rattray Marsh! May 13 and June 10.

Do you love Rattray Marsh?  Or are you looking to get outside and spend some time in nature? Come join us at our upcoming Uproot Uprise Community Stewardship events.  The plan is to tackle some invasive species that hinder the growth of our native plants.  If you like trillium and trout lily's this event is for you.  If you don't know what a trillium or trout lily is this is your chance to learn.

We have one event in May and another in June.  We'd love to see you there!!

Event Details:
Saturday, May 13, 9 A.M. - 12 P.M.
Saturday, June 10, 9 A.M. - 12 P.M.
*Meet at the bottom of the Bexhill Road entrance.

For more information:
Adam Wilford
(905) 670-1615 ext. 441 or

Thursday, 13 April 2017

Donate your Scrap Metal on Saturday April 22!

Do you have old fridges, lamps, microwaves, BBQs, pipes, wiring, tools or other metal items?
What about old TVs, DVD players, phones/chargers, cameras or other electronics?

Donate it to Clarkson Public School to help
enhance our library courtyard!

WHEN to DROP OFF: Saturday April 22nd, 9am-3pm
WHERE: Clarkson P.S., 888 Clarkson Rd. S.

Do you have large items that require a pick-up* on April 22? We can help!
Email to arrange.
We can take appliances, bicycles, window frames, auto parts, ladders, ironing boards, aluminum siding, utensils, pots and pans, chains and cords, coat hangers, watering cans, metal patio furniture, metal wiring, hot-water heaters, hinges, washers, tools, knobs and handles, ducts and air vents, and more! We can also take TVs, old VCRs, DVD players, phones, chargers, cameras, toasters, kettles, radios, CD players, old computers, etc.

Peel Scrap Metal Recycling is graciously assisting us with this initiative. If you can’t wait until April 22nd, they will accept your old items directly! Just tell them you will donate the value of your scrap towards Clarkson Public School’s Fund. They have two locations for drop-offs:

1150 South Service Rd W.,
(Between 3rd Line & 4th Line)

2301 Anson Drive,
(North of Derry Rd. off Torbram)