Heading to the AMO Conference

It's that time of year again. The time where many municipal councillors travel to one location to share experiences, pass along advice and get an opportunity to speak one on one with provincial government ministers. There are many different workshops scheduled for this year in Ottawa that spans over a 3 day period. Some of…

Milton District Hospital Foundation Donor Recognition 

Over the last several years I have been proud to be part of the annual Halloween tradition taking part in the Milton Haunted House at the Milton Mall.   This year once again we were honoured to be recognized as one of the many donors to the Milton District Hospital Foundation along with our main…

Milton Car Break-Ins

I have been a victim of this a few years ago. The best advice is to have all valuables hidden from view and better yet not in the vehicle at all. Make sure your windows are rolled up and all doors locked. This wont guarantee that you wont have your car broken into, but it…

Changes Coming To Milton’s Election Sign Bylaw?

Here is a link to a story by Rachael Williams from the Milton Canadian Champion about the ever present sign mess that has happened over the last few election campaigns. http://www.insidehalton.com/news-story/5951106-signs-of-election-time-in-milton/ Election signs have been a part of democracy for as long as I can remember. As a child I remembered my father waiting to…

Milton Has To Wait For University Campus … again

Markham chosen by the Province of Ontario for new York Campus while Milton continues to wait….yet again. Here is a press release from the Town of Milton today. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Town of Milton forges on with plans for a Laurier campus On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, Reza Moridi, Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities…

Doing What I Said Id Do

Continuing with my meetings with senior staff at the Region of Halton and other levels of government. Earlier this month I was able to take part in Halton (Milton MP) Lisa Raitt’s pre-budget round table.  In that meeting I brought up a number of concerns for the Town of Milton.  Many of them included infrastructure…

Miracle On Main Street December 15th

Mark your calendars for the 6th Annual Miracle on Main Street. Once again we will be holding the Miracle on Main in front of Troy’s Diner in Milton.  To date, Miracle on Main has raised over a million dollars to support Halton Women’s Place, Salvation Army, McMaster Childrens Hospital and SickKids Hospital in Toronto.  Events…

#TheIssue Airs on TV Cogeco Every Thursday

I just wanted to say how much fun it was being a part of the panel on TV Cogeco’s new show, The Issue. Its a current affairs program for the Milton area and this past Thursday I was honoured to be part of the show.  I was a panelist along with moderator Mark Carr, Robert…