EID Mubarak

As the sun begins to set on another Ramadan celebration, Milton residents got together at the Thompson Arena tonight for the annual EID gala organized by Event Ontario with Ayesha & Naeem Tariq.  Vendors from all over Milton showcasing their goods as well as henna painting, food and fun times for the kids.  Thank you to the organizers who invited us to attend and take part in this celebration. So…

Happy Canada Day Milton

The weather was a bit unpredictable this year but the love and passion for Canada was no surprise this year for Canada Day in Milton.  It started off with the annual breakfast for the veterans put on by the local Knights of Columbus.  Pancakes, sausages and back bacon were a plenty as we honoured the veterans and remembered those who fought and didn’t return keeping our country safe and free. …

Strawberry Festival 2016

The 36th annual Starwberry Festival to support the Milton District Hospital Auxiliary was a total success. The weather was perfect and considering last years weather, we were due big time.  There were so many activities at the festival for kids of all ages and we also had some special guests in attendance including Canada’s Most Famous Hockey Dad Walter Gretzky.  Thank you to everyone who came out to support the…

Bill 181 Municipal Elections Modernization Act

Presentation to Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs Thursday May 5, 2016 From:¬† Mike Cluett Local & Regional Councillor Town of Milton / Halton Region Good afternoon and thank you for allowing me to speak on Bill 181, the Municipal Elections Modernization Act, 2016. I first off want to acknowledge that I am not speaking on behalf of the Town of Milton or Halton Region, but I am speaking…

Meetings Meetings Meetings

Good Thursday afternoon everyone. ¬†Lots of meetings coming up that will be affecting residents in Wards 1, 6, 7 & 8 and its a lot to tweet so I thought this would be a good spot to post them all. First off Union Gas is going to be holding an open house to discuss the expansion of the Hamilton to Milton pipeline that will run across Milton. https://www.uniongas.com/HAMILTON-MILTON From the…