School Crossing Guards Profile

A public service provided to elementary school-aged children offering safe crossing of public highways. The School Crossing Guard program enables children to cross streets safely as they travel to and from school.

Service Details

Related Subservices

  • No related subservices

Type of Service

  • Public facing

Rationale

  • Discretionary Municipal Service
  • The School Crossing Guards service is a traditional service offered and funded by municipalities and is regulated by the Highway Traffic Act, section 176 and associated Regulations.

Primary Funding Sources

  • Net Levy

Service Level

  • At standard

Service Level Source

  • Council approved policy or service standard

 

Performance Measures

How much did you do? (volume)

2016
  • Crossing locations: 200+
  • Crossing guards: 230+
  • Crossings over approximately 260 school days: 1,220,580

Strategic Plan Priority - Healthy & Safe Communities