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Oakville Man confirmed with the 1st Case of Mumps in Halton

Ontario, particularly the Greater Toronto Area, is seeing an increase in confirmed cases of mumps primarily involving individuals 20 to 40 years of age.

Gabriela Covaci, Marlen Ortega, William Vallejo, Hanbyoul (Agatha) Park

Recognition ceremony honours newcomers for important contributions to the community

On March 6, 2017, the Halton Newcomer Strategy presented awards to Hanbyoul (Agatha) Park, William Vallejo, Marlen Ortega and Gabriela Covaci at the second annual Newcomer Recognition Ceremony. The annual event honours the contributions of ...

Moody’s Investors Service upholds Halton Region’s top credit rating

Moody’s Investors Service has upheld Halton Region’s AAA credit rating—the agency’s highest—for the 29th consecutive year. Profiling Halton’s strong governance and prudent fiscal policies, as well as its forward-looking operating and capital plans, Moody’s credit ...

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The 2017 Halton Guide and Waste Collection Calendar is here!

The 2017 Halton Region Guide and Waste Collection Calendar has been delivered by mail to all Halton residents.

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Here’s to a clean and green 2017

Happy New Year from Halton Region! As we enter a new year, it is an opportunity to make positive changes in our daily lives, including how we impact the natural environment.

DR. giving a needle to a child

In-school immunization clinics offered to students born in 1999 and 2000

Starting now and running until mid-February, the Halton Region Health Department will be offering in-school immunization clinics for students born in 1999 and 2000 with incomplete immunizations who are at risk of school suspension.

Halton Region Building

Halton Regional Council approves 2017 budget

On December 14, 2016, Regional Council approved the 2017 Budget and Business Plan that outlines the implementation of key priorities in the Halton Region Strategic Action Plan 2015-2018.

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It’s not too late to protect yourself from flu

While flu clinics hosted by the Halton Region Health Department are winding down, it’s not too late to get a flu shot to protect yourself and prevent spreading the virus.

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Protect yourself and others by receiving the flu vaccine this year

“Getting the flu vaccine every year is the most important way to protect yourself, your family and your colleagues from the flu,” said Halton Region’s Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Hamidah Meghani. “We recommend everyone ...

Wooden Walkway to trail

Resources to support active, healthy living are just a click away

Every day we hear about the importance of maintaining a healthy and active lifestyle and all of the great benefits of regular physical activity, healthy eating and healthy lifestyle choices. From news reports to advertisements ...

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