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News Release: December 18, 2018

Holiday Season Service and Delivery in Peel Region

BRAMPTON, ON. (December 17, 2018) – Region of Peel offices and non-emergency services will be closed for the holidays from Tuesday, December 25, 2018 to Tuesday, January 1, 2019, inclusive.

Waste Collection

Regular Collection Day Revised Collection Day

Monday, December 24, 2018

No change

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Friday, December 28, 2018

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Monday, December 31, 2018

No change

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Thursday, January 3, 2019

Friday, January 4, 2019

Holiday garbage exemption period
Garbage exemption takes place on your scheduled garbage collection day. Check your collection calendar to know your Exemption dates for December and January.

Community Recycling Centres (CRCs) closures
All CRCs will be closed Tuesday, December 25 to Wednesday, December 26 and Tuesday, January 1, 2019. All CRCs (except Bolton) will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Monday, December 24 and Monday, December 31. The CRCs will operate on regular hours from Thursday, December 27 to Sunday, December 30 and return to regular hours on Wednesday, January 2, 2019. Click here for CRC locations and hours.

Christmas Tree Disposal
The Region collects real Christmas trees from the curb. Put your Christmas tree at the curb on your scheduled recycling collection day during the weeks of January 7 and January 14, 2019. Trees taller than 3 m. (10 ft.) can be dropped off at any Peel Community Recycling Centre. Visit Where does it Go and type in “Christmas Tree” for more information on proper set-out. For residents in apartment/condominium buildings, please contact your property manager for correct disposal options.

Public Health Services and Clinics

Access Peel Days Open Holiday Closures

Breastfeeding Clinic (Brampton)

  • Thursday, December 27
  • Friday, December 28
  • Saturday, December 22 to Wednesday, December 26
  • Saturday, December 29 to Monday, December 31
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Breastfeeding Clinic (Meadowvale)

  • Thursday, December 27
  • Friday, December 28
  • Monday, December 31
  • Saturday, December 22 to Wednesday, December 26
  • Saturday, December 29
  • Sunday, December 30
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Breastfeeding Clinic (Fairview)

  • Monday, December 24
  • Thursday, December 27
  • Friday, December 28
  • Saturday, December 22
  • Sunday, December 23
  • Tuesday, December 25
  • Wednesday, December 26
  • Saturday, December 29 to Monday, December, 31
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Family Health Call  Centre
(905-799-7700, Caledon residents please call 905-584-2216)

  • Monday, December 24
  • Thursday, December 27
  • Friday, December 28
  • Monday, December 31
  • Saturday, December 22
  • Sunday, December 23
  • Tuesday, December 25
  • Wednesday, December 26
  • Saturday, December 29
  • Sunday, December 30
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Dental Services at Peel Public Health Clinics

  • Monday, December 24
  • Thursday, December 27
  • Friday, December 28
  • Monday, December 31
  • Saturday, December 22
  • Sunday, December 23
  • Tuesday, December 25
  • Wednesday, December 26
  • Saturday, December 29
  • Sunday, December 30
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Healthy Sexuality Clinics (Meadowvale, Brampton and Malton)

  • Thursday, December 27
  • Friday, December 28
  • Monday, December 31
  • Monday, December24
  • Tuesday, December 25
  • Wednesday, December 26
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Healthy Sexuality Clinics (Fairview)

  • Monday, December 24
  • Thursday, December 27
  • Friday, December 28

 

  • Tuesday, December 25
  • Wednesday, December 26
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Needle Exchange Program – Mobile van

  • Monday, December 24
  • Thursday, December 27
  • Friday, December 28
  • Saturday, December 29
  • Monday, December 31
  • Tuesday, December 25
  • Wednesday, December 26
  • Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Regular hours will resume for all Public Health Services and Clinics on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

Human Services

Human Services Reception and Employment Resource Centres
7120 Hurontario St. in Mississauga and 10 Peel Centre Dr. in Brampton will be closed on Tuesday, December 25, and will reopen on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

Children’s Services Operations
Closed on Tuesday, December 25 and will reopen on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

Peel Access to Housing and Rent Supplement Offices
Closed at noon on Monday, December 24 and will reopen on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

Learn more about Peel Housing

Peel Living

Closed on Tuesday, December 25 and will reopen on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
For Peel Living emergency maintenance requests, contact the 24-hour request line at 905-790-7335.  

Emergency shelter, food, medication or personal support
To access information about emergency shelter, visit the Emergency shelter web page, or call the Region of Peel at 905-791-7800. For emergencies related to food, medication or personal support, call the Region of Peel at 905-791-7800.

Ontario Works in Peel
Closed on Tuesday, December 25 and will reopen on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

Transportation

TransHelp
Service hours will be from 6 a.m. to 1 a.m. on Tuesday, December 25, Wednesday, December 26 and Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

All trips for Tuesday, December 25, Wednesday, December 26, and Thursday, December 27 must be booked by 6 p.m. on Monday, December 24.

All trips for Tuesday, January 1 and Wednesday, January 2 must be booked by 6 p.m. on Monday, December 31.

The TransHelp Office will be closed between Tuesday, December 25 and Tuesday, January 1, with regular office hours resuming on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.

All subscription trips, except for dialysis trips, will be cancelled for Tuesday, December 25, Wednesday, December 26 and Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

Contact TransHelp at 905-791-1015 with any questions.

Public Buses

Visit Brampton Transit and Mississauga Transit for holiday schedules.

Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives (PAMA)
PAMA will close early (2 p.m.) on Monday, December 24. PAMA will be closed on Tuesday, December 25 and Wednesday, December 26. PAMA will close early (2 p.m.) on Monday, December 31 and will be closed on Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

Visit the PAMA website or call 905-791-4055 for information.

The Region of Peel works with residents and partners to create a healthy, safe and connected Community for Life for more than 1.4 million people and 173,000 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 Contacts

Elysia Mazaris
Communications Coordinator
Region of Peel
905-791-7800, ext. 4267