Holiday Closure – 311 services available

On behalf of Regional Council and staff, I would like to wish all Halton residents a Merry Christmas and a safe and happy holiday season.

Halton Region’s administrative offices are closed for the holidays and will reopen at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 2, 2013.

All essential services will remain available during this time. Essential services include water and wastewater services, waste collection, low income emergencies, public health emergencies and Regional road issues. If you require assistance with a Regional service during the holidays, please dial 311.

You may also dial 311 to access Halton Government Services including Local Municipal Services, Halton School Boards, and non-emergency Police issues. 311 provides multilingual assistance in more than 170 languages.

Alternatively, 311 services are also available online at 311 online offers access to a variety of government services throughout Halton Region. Through 311 online you can pay a parking ticket, find a Regional or municipal service, report a collision or missed waste collection and so much more.

If you have any Regional concerns or comments you would like to share, please feel free to email me at To receive further updates on Regional issues, please subscribe to my quarterly e-newsletter, “The Carr Report.”