When the chips are down…

…Regional Councillor Tony Lambert left Milton high and dry. The following video is from yesterday’s Halton Regional Council meeting.  After a marathon 4 hour plus meeting an in camera report came up for a vote.  This report is a result of 3 years of discussion regarding ROPA 38, which is the Regional Official Plan Amendment…

Metrolinx – Big Move or Big Sham?

Metrolinx releases its short list for “Reveune Tools”…and its not a pretty sight. As you have read here on my blog and in the newspapers for the last few months, Metrolinx has been traveling around the Greater Toronto & Hamilton Area (GTHA) or as I like to call it the Greater MILTON Area (GMA) asking…

Miracle On Main Street December 17th

UPDATE: Just an update on the Miracle on Main coming up on Monday December 17th being held at Troys Diner downtown. Due to a schedule conflict, Jimmy Hart wont be able to attend the event as was recently posted. We’re hoping the Mouth of the South will be able to attend future events but he…

Riding Commission Public Meeting

Here is the story by Julia Le from the Milton Canadian Champion about the public meeting on Wednesday in Oakville.  Again there were some delegates who registered to speak in favour of the changes.  I would say that 70% of those in attendance and who spoke are against the new boundaries.  NOW what happens you…

MADD Canada Film In Milton

As I reported here awhile back, MADD Canada had filmed another documentary/informational movie in Milton.  This marks the 3rd time that they have filmed here in Halton.  With the holiday season approaching its once again time for the RIDE Program among other community outreach programs from MADD Canada and other organizations. The best thing we…

Cycling Event Donates $478,000 to Milton Velodrome

NEWS RELEASE – August 8, 2012 Cycling Event Proceeds of $478,000 Donated to Milton’s Velodrome  The Town of Milton is honoured to be the recipient of more than $478,000 for the Mattamy Cycling Centre – Home of Canadian Cycling. The funds have been raised from the eighth annual Tour de Bleu, Mattamy’s annual cycling fundraiser, to…

Upcoming Public Meetings

There are two upcoming public meetings on Monday March 19th as a part of our Administration & Planning meeting that residents in ward 6 would be interested in. The first one is a potential development at the north west corner of Thompson Road and Louis St Laurent that would possibly bring in a Tim Horton’s…

Milton Velodrome FAQ’s

Milton Velodrome FAQ’s Courtesy of www.milton.ca What is a Velodrome? •An arena for track cycling (approximately 120,000 square feet) •A banked oval track consisting of two 180-degree circular bends, connected by two straights (The straights transition to the circular turn through a moderate easement curve) Multi-purpose Infield •The infield (middle) of the track can be…

Now THIS Is Community Spirit

Three great articles in today’s Milton Canadian Champion. Thanks to both Angelo from Milton Orthotics , Angelina & Dean and Ken Patterson for their hard work in raising funds for the Milton District Hospital Foundation. Brother and sister donate sales from lemonade stand A $100 donation collected through a neighbourhood lemonade stand was recently presented by…