Getting Ready For AMO

This years AMO conference is coming up after this weekend. I've mentioned before it's a chance for councillors from over 400 plus municipalities to meet and discuss issues, attend workshops and potentially meet with Ontario government ministers to being up specific issues affecting their town or city. Normally at this time we get a list…

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…

Ward One Recount Confirms Original Result

Milton council recently approved a recount request for Milton Ward One results in the 2014 election. By a vote of 6-2 (Clr Malboeuf and I voted against) a recount was approved and to be held today. Earlier this morning the recount begun and after a few hours the results were released showing no change in…

Santa Comes to Milton November 16th

You better watch out. Santa Claus makes his return to Milton this coming weekend Sunday November 16th starting at 130pm.  The parade route is the same as last year so make your plans now and pick your spot along Main Street.  The parade will begin at Main & Scott Blvd and move along historic downtown…

Election Campaign Announcement

Earlier this morning I filed my nomination papers to run for the position of Local & Regional Councillor for wards 1,6,7 & 8. This might come as no surprise to many as it’s been apparent that residents in our area have been under-represented during the last term. I look forward to the campaign and meeting…

Town of Milton New Years Levee

Wondering what to do on New Years Day of 2014? Why don’t you come down to Milton Town Hall for the annual Mayor’s New Year Levee. All the fun starts at 1pm and goes until 3pm.  Lots to see and do, so I look forward to seeing you then. From Michael Gregory at the Milton…

Halton Region Lifts 3 Bag Limit Until Jan 31st

What a crazy week its been in Milton.  After two full days of freezing rain & snow, many parts of Milton were left in the dark as power lines were damaged due to the weather.  Many of us in wards 1, 6, 7 & 8 were spared the trouble of the long term power outage,…

BUDGET TIME 2014

Its that time of year everyone.  You know what it is. Nope, not Christmas! Its BUDGET time in Milton and Halton! Dont get excited….Ive got you covered! Here is the link for the 2014 Halton Region Budget http://www.halton.ca/cms/one.aspx?portalId=8310&pageId=11033 The Halton Region will be voting on their budget on December 11th.  The proposed increase is 0.4%…

2014 Halton Region Budget Documents Available

Its budget time! I know, I know you’ve all be waiting on this moment each and every year. www.halton.ca/budget is where you can find the full 562 page budget document for Halton Region. The Town of Milton 2014 budget is expected to be released November 25th on or about so that will give you LOTS…

Santa Claus Comes To Milton This SUNDAY!

Hang on to your hats everyone.  Santa Claus is coming to town this SUNDAY! Please be reminded that there is a new route this year.  It no longer starts on Bronte Street but starts at Scott along Main Street.  This is due to the sheer numbers involved in the parade each and every year.  The…