Crossing guards not be on duty on January 7, 2014, due to the extreme cold

Tue, 07 Jan 2014

Please be advised that crossing guards will not be on duty during the lunch service today due to the extreme cold. Residents should also expect sporadic service at dismissal time. Drivers are reminded to exercise extra caution and to watch for children walking to and from schools.

Halton Region issued a Cold Alert for today. This alert is issued when temperatures are expected to fall below -15 degrees Celsius (without wind-chill), or when weather conditions are severe enough to warrant alerting the community to the risks involved with prolonged exposure. Visit the Halton Region website for more details about the Cold Alert.