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The following are decisions made by Regional Council on Thursday, September 14, 2000.

Proclamations

Internet Safety Week, October 1 - 7, 2000

Regional Council proclaimed the week of October 1 - 7, 2000 as Internet Safety Week in the Region of Peel, as requested by the Peel Police Services Board (PPSB) and Peel's community based Internet Safety Committee.

Implementation of internet safety education and awareness are essential in protecting children from being victimized by sexual predators. Protection of our children is a paramount importance for the future welfare of our society.

(2000-965)


Falls Prevention Week, October 2 - 8, 2000

Regional Council proclaimed the week of October 2 - 8, 2000 as Falls Prevention Week in the Region of Peel, as requested by the Health Department

Falls are a major public issue and a major cause of acute injury and permanent disability, particularly in individuals 65 years of age and older. There are approximately 61,470 individuals 65 years of age and older living in the Region of Peel. Many falls can be prevented by reducing environmental risks such as inadequate lighting, dangerous stairs, loose rugs and slippery surfaces.

(2000-966)


Week of the Child, October 14 - 21, 2000

Regional Council proclaimed the week of October 14 - 21, 2000 as the Week of the Child in the Region of Peel, as requested by the Social Services Department.

Access to and informed choices about child care allow parents to continue to work or increase skills through training and education.

The Region of Peel's Child Care Centres offer children a learning environment where they develop intellectually by receiving a quality early childhood education. Children are vital to the growth and spirit of communities.

(2000-967)


Delegations/Staff Presentations

Paul Schram Memorial Award to the Call-taker of the Year

Regional Chair Emil Kolb, Chief Noel Catney, Peel Regional Police and Joseph Moore, General Manager, Ambulance and Emergency Programs presented the 2000 Paul Schram Memorial Award for the 911 Call-taker of the Year to Chris Moffat.

(2000-907)


Management

Peel Regional Police Business Plan for the Hiring of Additional 911 Call-Takers

Regional Council endorsed the Peel Regional Police Business Plan to immediately hire five Communicators at a cost of $281,680 to meet service delivery and workload demands.

(2000-938)

Public Works

Structural Rehabilitation, Cleaning and Closed Circuit T.V. (CCTV) Inspection of Existing Sanitary Sewers and Sewer Laterals at Various
Locations in the Region of Peel - City of Mississauga, Wards 1,2,4,5,6,7 - City of Brampton, Ward 8 and the Town of Caledon, Ward 5

Regional Council awarded the proposal/contract for cleaning, inspection and cured-in-place structural rehabilitation of existing circular sanitary sewers, including structural rehabilitation of sewer laterals, to Insituform Technologies Inc. for an estimated total cost of $2,243,178 (plus applicable taxes).

(2000-911-1)

Emergency Standby Power Generation, Herridge
and Streetsville Pumping Stations - City of Mississauga, Wards 2 and 4

Regional Council awarded the contract for the supply of emergency standby generators for the Herridge and Streetsville Pumping Stations at an estimated total cost of $2,150,000.

(2000-926)

Watermain Replacement on Cardross Road, Steepbank Crescent, Riverspray Crescent, Wilcox Road and Camilla Place, Project 00-1370 - City of Mississauga, Wards 3 and 4

Regional Council awarded the contract for the replacement of watermains on Cardoss Road, Steepbank Crescent, Riverspray Crescent, Wilcox Road and Camilla Place, in the City of Mississauga, Wards 3 and 4, to FCM Construction Limited, for an estimated total cost of $1,000,000.

(2000-927)

Canadian Waste Services (CWS) Adams Mine Proposal

Regional Council declined to endorse the Canadian Waste Services (CWS) Adams Mine Proposal until, among other things, Regional Council is satisfied that the site will be engineered so that it is environmentally safe and will comply with all conditions required by the Certificate of Approval (C of A) issued under the Environmental Protection Act.

(2000-922)

Next Regular Council Meeting
Thursday, October 5, 2000 - 1:00 p.m.

Next Peel Living Board of Directors Meeting
Thursday, September 28, 2000 - 9:00 a.m.

Next General Committee Meeting
Thursday, September 28, 2000 - 9:30 a.m.

All meetings are held in the Region's Council Chambers, Fifth Floor, 10 Peel Centre Dr., Brampton, unless otherwise noted.

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Revised: Thursday April 16 2009

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