Milton United Way Country Christmas House Tour

This year I am part of the fundraising cabinet for the Milton United Way.  Its a privilege working with such a great organization that touches so many lives, especially here in town.  1 in 4 families in Milton use a United Way funded service.  Its not all about poverty and being down trodden.  Regular families…

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…

Optimist Walk In The Park

Happy Fathers Day everyone!  I hope all the Dads, Grand Dad’s the Dad’s to be had a great time on Sunday. Speaking of Sunday, it was the first annual Optimist Club Walk in the Park in Milton and it was a great success.  Many people came out to enjoy the great weather and the fun…

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…

No Community Services Standing Committee Tonight

Due to a lack of reports, the Community Services Standing Committee Meeting has been cancelled tonight.  For those who look forward to watching council in action on Monday nights, we apologize 🙂 The next meeting will be Administration and Planning Standing Committee scheduled for May 14th at 7pm in Milton Town Hall. I’ll be out…

McHappy Day May 2nd

Last year I had the privilege of taking part in McHappy Day at McDonalds here in Milton.  Radio personality Scott Fox and myself attended at the drive thru to help raise money for MDHF and Ronald McDonald Houses in the area. This year I am pleased to be a part of the team once again. …

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…

Upcoming Public Meetings

There are two upcoming public meetings on Monday March 19th as a part of our Administration & Planning meeting that residents in ward 6 would be interested in. The first one is a potential development at the north west corner of Thompson Road and Louis St Laurent that would possibly bring in a Tim Horton’s…

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.…

Velodrome Public Meeting Thursday January 26, 2012 7-9pm

There will be a public meeting / information session on the proposed Velodrome on Thursday January 26, 2012 at the Milton Sports Centre in room number 3 from 7pm to 9pm. Thanks to Regional Councillor Colin Best for booking the room. Over the last few weeks we have received a lot of feedback from residents and…