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No real reason for highway extension
[WES Edition]
Toronto Star - Toronto, Ont.
Date: Sep 20, 1988
Start Page: W.4
Section: NEIGHBORS
Abstract (Document Summary)

The mandate of the Association of Peel People Evaluating Agricultural Land (APPEAL) is preservation and conservation of land for food production in Ontario and the Region of Peel. The continuing loss of Class 1 and 2 crop lands to urbanization is alarming and well-documented.

Whether to take a swath of prime farmland for the Highway 410 extension through Brampton and Caledon begs the question not only of foodland preservation but also of future traffic congestion.

APPEAL recommends the Highway 410 extension not be built above Bovaird Drive in Brampton on these grounds:

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