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Burning brush this spring? Don’t forget your burning permit

Posted on Monday, April 11, 2022 11:42 AM

CALEDON, ON (April 11, 2022) – If you plan to burn yard waste or brush this spring, you’ll need to get a burn permit online or through Service Caledon. 

Springtime brings unwanted grass fires. Grass and brush start to dry out, and fires can spread quickly and easily becoming uncontrollable with the smallest breeze.  Nearly all grass fires spread quickly, igniting brush, trees and even buildings.  Unattended burning is the most common cause of grass fires. 

The Caledon Fire Service...

Media release

Caledon hosts Municipal Election information session

Posted on Friday, April 08, 2022 03:14 PM

April 8, 2022 – The Town of Caledon is launching an information session for potential candidates and third-party advertisers (those outside of the candidate’s campaign who express support of or opposition to candidates) in the upcoming 2022 Municipal and School Board Election.

Information session – April 22, 2022 at 5 p.m.

Potential 2022 Municipal and School Board Election candidates and third-party advertisers are invited to join the Town of Caledon at an information session on Friday, April 22,...

Snow plow

Caledon lifts Winter Parking Ban and Significant Weather Event Declaration

Posted on Thursday, March 24, 2022 04:26 PM

March 24, 2022 - Effective immediately, the Town of Caledon has lifted the winter parking ban and significant weather warning that was issued on March 22, 2022.

Residents and visitors are reminded that vehicles may still be ticketed and/or towed if they interfere with normal snow removal operations. Even when there is no warning in place use caution when using roads and sidewalks.

As well, residents are kindly requested to place their garbage/recycling/composting bins at the end of their driveways...

Snow plow

Town of Caledon Issues Winter Parking Ban and a Significant Weather Warning

Posted on Tuesday, March 22, 2022 04:43 PM

March 22, 2022 - The Town of Caledon has issued a Winter Parking Ban and a significant weather warning (freezing rain), both to take effect on Wednesday, March 23, 2022 at 6 a.m.

About Winter Parking Bans

The purpose of the ban is to keep roads free of parked vehicles so that crews can quickly and safely clear snow.

Following a forecast for a snowfall of 7 cm or greater, or ice coverage, the Town may issue a Winter Parking Ban.

During a Winter Parking Ban:

  • Vehicles may not be parked on roads in...

Media release

Caledon repeals Mask By-law and Emergency Order

Posted on Monday, March 21, 2022 06:27 PM

March 21, 2022 – Following the recent provincial announcement about mask requirements, and based on a recommendation from Peel Public Health, the Town of Caledon today repealed both its mask by-law and COVID-19 emergency order.

“This is a day we long hoped for, a big step on the path to normalcy,” said Mayor Allan Thompson. “Thanks to our high vaccination numbers and the tremendous efforts of our frontline health care workers, we’ve finally reached this new milestone. With the spring weather approaching,...