Peel Region Councillor Jim Tovey has passed away.
The Town of Caledon issued a statement on his passing with Mayor Allan Thompson calling Tovey a valued and respected staff member at both the City of Mississauga, and at the Region of Peel.
Thompson also said Mississauga has lost a champion and Caledon has lost a friend.
The City of Mississauga will lower flags to half-mast and a book of condolences will be available starting today.
Tovey passed away suddenly on Monday.