Milton Strawberry Festival This Weekend

This weekend marks the first official weekend of the summer.  For Miltonians for many years this means Strawberry Festival! For 33 years running the Milton Hospital Auxiliary has been putting on this amazing event that never ceases to amaze.  Lots of fresh strawberries, ice cream, smoothies … you name it, its there. The festival is…

We Want Your Input Budget 2014

Its that time of year again.  No, not just getting the lawnmowers out and warming up the BBQ’s.  Its time to begin the process of providing input on the 2014 Town of Milton budget. As readers of this blog know, this is an important part of the process and I urge all residents to contact…

2012 Milton Town Council Expenses

UPDATE March 25th In a report released today for this coming Monday’s council meeting, the 2012 salaries and expenditures have been released.  Click here for the detailed report. Here is a brief outline of the salaries / benefits / expenditures of each member of Milton Town Council. In case you are wondering why my salary…

Stuff A Bus Returns March 23rd

This JUST in.  No, really it just came in my town email.  I just finished up editing a previous post and I thought I’d share this bit of news.  Seeing how Metro is in ward 6 I thought you should know.  If youre outside ward 6….well come on out as well 🙂 March 20, 2013…

Metrolinx Statistics Milton GO Station

Found this report online today and it had some very interesting statistics they’ve collected on who uses the GO Station in Milton, how many drive, bike, walk etc.  As you might have heard Metrolinx has started up what they call the BIG MOVE.  Its a plan for the next 25 years to look at options…

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…

MCRC Trivia Night Sat March 2nd 2013

SAVE THE DATE! Every year Milton Community Resource Centre (MCRC) holds its annual trivia night and every year it gets bigger and bigger.  Last year we sold out tickets very fast so if you want to go send me an email mike@mikecluett.ca to book your spot. One of the committee’s I sit on through my…

Senior of the Year 2013 Nominations Are Open

Do you know an outstanding senior? Nominate him/her for Senior of the Year 2013! This award helps to build respect and honour for community residents, fosters community pride, and recognizes and values diversity. Nominations are due February 8, 2013 at 4:30 pm.  For nomination forms and criteria, visit the Senior of the Year page.

New Years Levee 2013

This year we continued our tradition of members of town council “serving” the public…literally. Every year on January 1st Mayor Gord Krantz and members of town council host a levee, a meet and greet of sorts, for members of the public.  This has been a tradition for many years but since 2010 its had a…