January 2013 Ward 6 Newsletter

Just a quick post to say HAPPY NEW YEAR and for you to download a copy of my newsletter for January 2013. HERE is the link for the Newsletter. I will be working on a delivery system where you can opt in via email and have them automatically sent out as they are ready.  Slowly…

Region of Halton To Test Emergency Notification System

I just received notice that the Region of Halton will be testing its Community Emergency Notification System (CEMS) on December 6th between the hours of 6:30 and 8:30 PM. This service allows emergency personnel such as health or police services to send important information to residents (ie boil water advisories, evacuations, etc)  The test for…

Blue Bins With Lids? Could be coming soon.

Coming up at tomorrow’s Region of Halton Planning & Public Works meeting will be a report on the Blue Box Litter Containment Study.  As some might remember this past spring, there were a number of days that were very windy not only in ward 6 but everywhere in the town of Milton. During these windy…

Boyne Survey Moves Forward

With the approval of the Boyne Survey financial agreements, we are moving closer to adding another estimated 50,000 new people to the town of Milton.  I have some concerns about the estimated total however.  Municipalities have been burned in the past underestimating the number of people projected for each area, which can lead to under…

Lowes Distribution Centre Opens Up In Milton

Here we grow again!   Here is the link to the story in the Milton Canadian Champion!  Great news for the Greater Milton Area (GMA)! Halton Region and the Town of Milton welcome Lowe’s Canada’s Distribution Centre Halton Region and the Town of Milton were on hand for a groundbreaking ceremony yesterday to celebrate the start…