Have Your Say On Milton Transit

If you are interested in providing some input towards our Milton Transit Master Plan Study, here is a date and some times to keep in mind and mark on your calendar. Wednesday October 24th at Milton Seniors Activity Centre 500 Childs Drive from 1:30PM to 4:00PM and at Milton Town Hall Main Foyer 150 Mary…

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 Town Council Meeting July 16, 2012

The next meeting of Milton Town Council is on Monday July 16, 2012 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…

Administration & Planning Standing Committee Meeting June 18 2012

This coming Monday night June 18th will be 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…

Tim Hortons Camp Day

I had a great time earlier today at the Derry Road / Ontario Street Tim Horton’s doing my best to keep up with the line for coffee.  I have been on the other end of the line up many MANY times but nothing prepared me for the onslaught of customers this morning.  Thank you to…

Another Source Of Cell Tower Information

Last night the Administration & Planning Standing Committee endorsed staff recommendation PD 026-12.  This was to modify the Town of Milton’s Telecommunication policy, while strongly urging telecommunication companies and Industry Canada to come to the table during discussions like the one we’ve had for the last 2 months and also to state opposition or what is…

Staff Recommendation On Cell Tower? NO!

This post will be an evolving one through the day as I get more information.  The report on staffs recommendation to the Administration & Planning Standing Committee for May 14th, and in turn for Town Council’s review and vote has been released.  You can find the link here. http://www.milton.ca/MeetingDocuments/Council/agendas2012/rpts2012/PD-026-12%20AJ%20Telecom%20Towers.pdf Large File Warning!  Its 43 pages…

Main Street Closure This Weekend

As I posted earlier last month, Main Street will be under construction for the next few years.  From time to time there will be a need to close the road over the weekend to allow some important work to be done.  THIS is one of those weekends.  The road closure will go from Ontario Street…

Weekend Reading

As I posted in my recent entry for the Administration & Planning Standing Committee, there are a number of issues to be discussed this coming Monday night. One of them is a public meeting regarding a proposed zoning bylaw amendment for a property at Thompson Road and Louis St Laurent.  There is an application moved…

Community Services Standing Committee Meeting February 6 2012

The next meeting of the Community Services Standing Committee is this coming Monday February 6, 2012 at Milton Town Hall beginning 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. These…