News and Views March 3rd 2015

Posted By: Dave Agar · 3/3/2015 6:03:00 AM

Special weather statement

The storm heading our way is going to make driving tough this afternoon, especially the drive home.

Environment Canada's special weather statement indicates this will mostly be a snow event this afternoon the Greater Toronto Area, altough there is a freezing rain warning for this afternoon from Oakville into Burlington, Hamilton, Niagara....and along the Lake Erie shoreline to Windsor.

For the rest of the GTA...snow starting around noon. 5 to 10 centimetres. As we get into the drive home period that snow could become mixed with ice pellets and freezing rain.

NewsTalk 1010 will keep on top of it for you.

Catholic schools

It was last week when trustees of the Toronto Catholic school board met in special session to begin considering what to do about a 42-and-a-half-million dollar budget shortfall.

Another special session will be held tonight and the word from Education Director Angela Gauthier is ...