Town of Milton News

Posted Tuesday, May 24, 2016

News Release - Visit downtown Milton on June 4 and experience one of the best festivals in Ontario. Milton's Main Street, between Brown and Fulton Streets, will be closed for a full day of entertainment, food, demonstrations and more. Awarded as a Top 100 Festival in the province by Festivals and Events Ontario, the Downtown Milton Street Festival runs from noon to 11:00 p.m. on the first Saturday in June. Visitors can enjoy free admission and free transit to the festival, which will inclu­...

Posted Thursday, May 19, 2016

News Release - The Town of Milton is recognizing May 28 to June 4, 2016 as National Access Awareness Week to raise awareness of the achievements made by and for persons with disabilities in our community. In honour of the week-long celebration, the Milton Accessibility Advisory Committee is hosting a free evening for employers, which focuses on persons with disabilities in the workplace. The session takes place on Tuesday, May 31, from 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. at the Milton Centre for the Arts in Min...

Posted Monday, May 09, 2016

News Release - Milton Transit is seeking input from members of the public with a survey related to current and potential future services in order to support service planning initiatives over the next several years. The survey is the first part of Milton Transit's “Let's Talk Transit” campaign and is intended for all Milton residents and visitors - passengers and non-passengers alike. The survey will be available from May 9 to 21 in printed format onboard all Milton Transit buses as...

Posted Tuesday, May 03, 2016

News Release - At its meeting on April 25, 2016, Milton Council approved a staff report (COMS-008-16) for the 2016 guidelines for the Milton Community Fund, making a total of $250,000 available for this year. The Town of Milton is now accepting grant applications until June 13, 2016. Not-for-profit organizations and groups, whose programs and services are aligned with the Town of Milton's strategic action plan “Destiny Milton 3,” are eligible to apply for funding. The Milton Commu...

Posted Tuesday, April 26, 2016

News Release - The Milton Fire Department is asking residents to take note of Emergency Preparedness Week, which is taking place this year from May 1 to 7. This annual national event is coordinated by Public Safety Canada, in close collaboration with the provinces and territories and partners. This year, the theme is: Plan. Prepare. Be Aware. It is meant to help Canadians take action to protect themselves and their families during emergencies. During this week, Canadians are encouraged to ta...