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…

Velodrome Public Session Last Night

On behalf of Regional Councillor Colin Best and myself, I would like to thank everyone who attended the public session on the velodrome last night.  The turnout was a lot better than many other sessions Ive held and that just goes to show people want information on the future of this endeavour. We tried our…

Year End Interview With Mayor Gord Krantz

Pan Am velodrome big issue going into new year Mayor hopes to see funding commitment for indoor cycling track From Christina Commisso, Milton Canadian Champion Mayor Gord Krantz says he has learned more about velodromes in the latter part of 2011 than in his whole life. That learning curve is expected to continue into this…

Council Eyeing Velodrome

From the Milton Canadian Champion By Christina Commisso Council eyeing velodrome The Pan Am Games velodrome has sparked the interest of Milton council. The velodrome, an indoor track for cycling, is the only major Pan Am sports venue that’s still without a home after the City of Hamilton decided to cap its funding for the…