Milton Velodrome Moving Forward with conditions

Subject to getting approvals for zoning in the area from the Region of Halton (ROPA 38) and the province of Ontario, Milton will be moving forward in constructing the velodrome facility for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am games on the Milton Education Village.  Council voted 9-2 last night in a marathon meeting to approve going…

Administration & Planning Standing Committee Meeting January 23 2012

Tonight (Monday January 23rd) 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 legislation.…

Town of Milton Seeks Input on Velodrome

In keeping with my committment to hearing from residents on important issues that we face, the Town of Milton is looking for your input on the possible velodrome proposal that is coming up for councils review later this month. This effort accomplishes two things.  One is to get the all important feedback from residents on…

City of Hamilton Was Never Back In It

As I stated in this blog  recently and in the Hamilton Spectator last week, the 2015 Pan Am Games committee has chosen Milton as the desired location for the velodrome.  The City of Hamilton couldnt get a deal finalized after being part of the process for a couple of years and didnt get the job…

2012 Budget Voting Coming Up SOON!

Your town councillors in approximately one week will begin the process of reviewing the 2012 capital and operating budgets for the Town of Milton.  There will be many things to discuss over the coming weeks from keeping the 1% hospital expansion levy, possible transit funding increases, salary increases, increased parks development, planning for the Main…

Colour My Stash Well Under Way

As I announced recently, I am taking part in the Movember campaign to help change the face of men’s health and funds for prostate cancer.  Just yesterday, The Blue Room Spa in Milton made a donation of $100.00 and their choice of colour…obviously BLUE! You still have time to make your donation at my Movember…

Administration & Planning Committee Meeting November 14 2011

Tonight (Monday November 14th) 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 legislation.…

More Milton Mo Bro’s & Colour My Stash

Thanks to Bernadette for letting me know of two more Milton Mo’ Bro’s.  As you are aware, I along with many other Canadians and people around the world are donating our muggs to help change the face of men’s health by growing insane mustashes.  If you’d like to donate to my Movember campaign, please visit…