Britannia Road Environmental Assessment Completed

Update JULY 2014 Here is the most up to date information from Halton Region regarding the Britannia Road widening project. *** Further to our recent discussion, the following is an update on the work underway to implement the water, wastewater and road improvements on Britannia Road from Tremaine Road to Regional Road 25. The EA…

Oh the weather outside is frightfull….

Its that time of year again Milton.  SNOW IS COMING. Well some of it is here now is small doses but the weather reports are showing that the GMA (Greater Milton Area) is slated for a little dusting of the white stuff over the course of the weekend.  With this in mind, I thought it…

Blue Bins With Lids? Could be coming soon.

Coming up at tomorrow’s Region of Halton Planning & Public Works meeting will be a report on the Blue Box Litter Containment Study.  As some might remember this past spring, there were a number of days that were very windy not only in ward 6 but everywhere in the town of Milton. During these windy…

Milton Strawberry Fair June 23rd

Its that time of year again folks. The best combination is summer time and strawberries. On June 23rd will be the 32nd annual Strawberry Fair at the Milton Fairgrounds in support of the Milton District Hospital Auxiliary.   For more details you can visit this page.  Thousands of people attend every year for some strawberries and…

McHappy Day In Milton A Success

WOW!  Thats all I have to say.  Thank you to everyone who took part in the McHappy Day in Milton on May 2nd.  The McDonalds restaurant was packed from noon onwards.  I was privilegedto be a part of a wonderful event.  You might have seen me near the drive thru’s asking for your change and…

Changes to Parking Bylaw Coming

The Community Services Standing Committee proposed some changes to the parking bylaws that will affect Miltonians. Back in November, Ward 5 Councillor Arnold Huffman asked staff to prepare a report on the current parking bylaw to see if it would be valid to change it from the current 3hr maximum parking and change it to…

2012 Town of Milton Budget Documents are HERE!

It’s that time of year again Milton.  No, not the long lines at the shopping malls, the honing of Christmas lists of your kids and the never ending list of holiday parties to attend.  Its budget time at the Town of Milton. As I mentioned in an earlier post, this is a fun time for…

McDuffe Park Cleanup – Sunday Oct 2nd at 11 AM

Thanks to the efforts of some ward 6 residents, there is another clean up of McDuffe Park event scheduled for October 2nd at 11AM. As you might remember from earlier on this year, on a very cool brisk morning, Kim Macdonald, Fred Decarolis, myself and others took to the park to pick up trash, bottles…

Council Meeting June 27 2011

The next meeting of Milton Town Council is on Monday June 27th starting at 7pm at Milton Town Hall. The governing body of the Town of Milton is Town Council, consisting of the Mayor and 10 Councillors who represent Milton’s eight wards.  Milton residents elect members of Council for a four-year term of office.  You can find…

Admin. & Planning Committee Meeting June 20 2011

This coming Monday June 20th is the Administration & Planning Standing Committee meeting at Town Hall starting at 7pm.   This Committee consists of five Councillors and the Mayor. Committee members review all reports, formulate policy and make recommendations to Council on matters over which Council has authority under the Municipal Act, the Planning Act and other…