School buses cancelled in Halton, Orangeville

With some side streets still icy and more freezing drizzle in the forecast, it seems a couple of school boards are taking no chances.

The public and Catholic boards in Halton Region cancelled school buses Thursday morning. The schools are open.

The Dufferin Peel Catholic board also cancelled buses to its elementary schools in Orangeville and to RF Hall Secondary School.

For the rest of the GTA, buses are running and schools are open.

The forecast calls for freezing drizzle Thursday morning and and slightly heavier freezing rain in the afternoon.

It should change to rain mid-afternoon as the temperature moves above freezing.