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…

Milton School Boundary Review Coming Up

Many thanks to Milton School Board Trustee Donna Danielli for sending me this information today. As I go out knocking on doors speaking with Milton residents, one of the top concerns I hear is schools.  When will we be getting more?  When is the next one being built?  When it is built will my children…

SNOW PLOWING INFORMATION

Ive had quite a few emails this morning as to when streets will be plowed and other snow information. Here are some links for SNOW http://www.milton.ca/en/live/resources/ … -roads.pdf This link is the target snow clearing timelines in town….which roads (arterial, collector, etc) get done first. http://www.milton.ca/en/live/snowremoval.asp This link is the main snow page on the…

Region of Halton Budget Highlights

Ive received a few emails from people asking when the Town of Milton budget documents will be ready.  As I’ve posted here before we are expecting those documents to be ready around the 26th of November for our review.  This will give councillors 14 days to review the budget, receive input from the public and…

Work Begins at Intersection of LSL & Ferguson

I just wanted to post a quick update regarding the intersection of Louis St Laurent and Ferguson Drive. As many of you remember, there has been a lot of concern about the safety of students in this area directly across from Craig Keilburger Secondary School and the lack of traffic control, especially during school hours. …

Budget Time Is Coming

Its that time of year again. No, not Halloween…thats over.  Not Christmas time either.  Its 2013 BUDGET TIME. Now these words normally spread fear in the hearts and minds (and therefore changes the sleeping patterns) of elected officials but its a very important time of the year.  If youve been reading the local papers, other…

MADD Canada Documentary Being Filmed in Milton

Just as a reminder to my previous post, the area around Louis St Laurent and Hwy 25 will be closed to traffic as MADD Canada is filming its 3rd documentary in Milton. The filming will include a simulated car accident so if you do see activity there, thats the reason.  Halton Police and Milton Fire…

New Elementary School Breaks Ground in Ward 6

Board officially breaks ground on new Milton elementary school From the HDSB site Oct. 23, 2012 Rain didn’t dampen the spirits of officials and future students who gathered this afternoon to officially break ground on a new elementary school in Milton. It is currently referred to as Milton #7, located at 625 Suave St., near the intersection of Fourth Line…

UPDATE Report on Cell Tower Application

Please find attached a copy of the report that will be presented to the Administration & Planning Standing Committee this coming Monday.  Essentially its an update for information report on the status of the application for the cell tower at Thompson and Clark Blvd in Milton. Report No. PD-053-12 Subject: Telecommunication Tower Proposal at 824…

Thanksgiving Stuff A Bus A HUGE Success

Release from the Town of Milton NEWS RELEASE October 16, 2012 Milton Transit’s Thanksgiving Stuff-a-Bus collects over 1,700 lbs of food donations Milton Transit held its Thanksgiving “Stuff-a-Bus” on Saturday, October 6, 2012 where over 1,700 lbs of food were collected, including some cash donations for the Salvation Army food bank in Milton. “On behalf…