Halton Hills and North Halton newspapers
Activity Challenge had 2,000 participants
Publication:
Independent & Free Press (Georgetown, ON), 4 Apr 2007, p. 3


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Over the five eight-week Activity Challenge, Halton Hills residents walked more than 110,000 kms collectively since 2005. More than 2,000 people participated and logged more than 20,000 hours of some form of activity, according to a Recreation and Parks summation report. Participants ranged in age from Robert Little School's Grade 5 class to seniors. Residents can still log on to the Town's website, www.haltonhills.ca to record their weekly physical activities. The program was funded by the Ministry of Health ($23,500), the Town of Halton Hills ($8,000 inkind services) and $6,500 from the Recreation and Parks Department's Active Living operating budget. Recreation and Parks Director Terry Alyman said his staff will continue to build on the momentum and seek out more grants to fund the program.


Media Type:
Newspaper
Item Types:
Articles
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Date of Publication:
4 Apr 2007
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Alyman, Terry
Corporate Name(s):
Activity Challenge ; Halton Hills ; Recreation and Parks ; Robert Little School ; Ministry of Health
Local identifier:
Halton.News.220399
Language of Item:
English
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Activity Challenge had 2,000 participants