UPDATE On Construction Louis St Laurent

I know I havent been updating my blog as much recently and I thought occured that I do one REALLY BIG one.  Sort of an omnibous blog post.  Theres so much going on in Ward 6 and surrounding areas it would be too much to read and to post.  So stick around, you’ll see more…

Thompson & Louis St Laurent UPDATE

I have received a few postings on my Facebook page (Click on the Facebook logo to the right and join up!) about the status of Thompson Road and Louis St Laurent. During the last municipal campaign, we talked about trying to get a signalled pedestrian crosswalk in front of the Metro mall so it would…

URGENT NOTICE FOR PEOPLE IN CLARK / BENNETT AREA

158PM UPDATE As at 1300 hours, Union Gas advises that approximately 400 homes have service restored. They hope to have the remainder completed this afternoon.       815AM UPDATE Just received a call from Hawthorne Village PS and school classes are on for today despite the fire damage and Union Gas workers across the…

Today Is Election Day

Its been over 10 months since I began my campaign to become the local councillor for ward 6.  On January 11, 2010 I visited town hall and filed my nomination papers and started what was to become a tiring, yet satisfying campaign. Over these past 10 months I have met many of you, a couple…

Update On New Lights & Kudos

I haven’t been able to get official confirmation from the Town of Milton on the exact start date, but as per my previous post on NEW LIGHTS COMING it looks like work has started. They were trying to get these lights installed and running by the end of July, but as projects go I guess…

More Crosswalk Talk

As I’ve discussed before, there has been a lot of talk about a possible crosswalk near the Metro Plaza.  Over the past few weeks door knocking in the area, I have talked to many Ward 6 residents who are deeply concerned about safety in that area. Its not just a Ward 6 issue, as fellow…

New Lights Coming

As I mentioned in a previous entry, there have been a lot of concerns raised while out at the doors about the area around Thompson Road and Kennedy Circle/Louis St Laurent.  After talking with some candidates in the ward across the street (ward 7) those concerns are shared by a lot of people. I received…

It’s About Communication

This time I put on sunscreen.  I had an opportunity to go knocking on some doors before the Community Services Standing Committee at Town Hall last night and I spoke with some people who live on Barr Cres. Some people I talked with were “amazed” that I was out this early knocking on doors introducing…

Somebody Likes Thompson Road

You cant read through a Milton web forum on the internet without stumbling over someone complaining about the roads, and more specifically Thompson Road. There are usually a variety of complaints about it, but the one that stands out the most is that there are too many traffic lights in a short period of time. …