United Way Christmas House Tour This Weekend

Thinking of something to do this weekend?  Looking to get into the Christmas spirit before the annual Milton Santa Claus Parade on Sunday? Why dont you take some time this Saturday to take the United Way Christmas House Tour through Milton.  Tickets for the Friday limo driven event have been sold out for some time…

Milton Volunteer Fair This Saturday

This Saturday (tomorrow actually) is the annual Milton Volunteer Fair at the Milton Sports Centre from 10am to 1pm.  If you are interested in learning about the different programs you and your family members can help out, this is the event for you.  There are going to be many representatives from organizations around Milton including…

Movember 2013 Milton MO’s

For those of us who anxiously look forward to this time of year, its now upon us. November 1st begins this years MOVEMBER campaign to raise money in support of Mens Health and in particular prostate cancer. This year I have set up a team of MILTON MO’s for anyone to join and participate. SO…if…

Steam Era Returns Labour Day Weekend

Many people think that the CNE getting ready to close down is the official sign of the end of summer.  For those of us in Milton, its the Steam Era! Starting this coming weekend is the 53rd edition of the Steam Era at Milton Fairgrounds.  According to the Steam Era website, their goal is “to…

Derry Road Underpass Construction Starts MONDAY June 17th

Attention residents in wards 7 & 8 The long awaited construction of the Derry Road underpass between Scott and Bronte Street will begin MONDAY JUNE 17th.  There will be some headaches along the way but this is a project that should have been done years ago before all the growth on the west side of…

Trails Master Plan Update

From the Town of Milton website: We are seeking some input on the direction of the development of our trails and bike paths in the Town of Milton.  In order to get as much information as possible, we want to hear from you.  Please read the following from the Town website and send your information…

Road Closure Tremaine to Dymott Avenue

Attention residents in Ward 8. From the Region of Halton Website Starting in February 2013, Halton Region will be installing a 400 mm watermain on Tremaine Road from Britannia Road to Dymott Avenue. The new watermain will ensure the safe delivery of water to existing and new communities in the Town of Milton. To complete…

Halton Region Asks For Input On Communication

If you are interested in taking part in the survey by Halton Region, please sign up at www.halton.ca/mvp This is a great service provided by the Region to get as much citizen input as possible and work towards making things better.  I know that when I speak with residents in Milton about both town and…

Agreement Reached with Woodbine & Province of Ontario

We can breath a sigh of relief … for the time being.  Woodbine Entertainment Group has reached an agreement with the province for 2 more years of slots & horse racing at Woodbine AND Mohawk Racetrack. Much more work to be done.  I wish it could have been a longer term agreement but I’ll take…