Town of Milton News

Posted Wednesday, May 27, 2015

News release- The “Home Safe Home” program is a proactive, community-based smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarm education program designed to provide fire and life safety information to the public. Operating from June to October, Milton Fire Department staff will be going door-to-door educating residents on fire safety and promoting free home fire safety inspections. The home inspections will provide homeowners with vital information on how to protect their loved ones and keep them...

Posted Wednesday, May 27, 2015

News release- The Town of Milton is once again the recipient of the highest form of recognition for its annual financial report. The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has presented the Canadian Award for Financial Reporting to the Town of Milton for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2013. The award was presented to Milton Mayor Gord Krantz at Monday evening's Council meeting and represents the fourth year in a row that the Town has received this a...

Posted Wednesday, May 27, 2015

News release- The Town of Milton has once again been recognized for its dedication to providing exceptional recreation and sport programming for children. At a Council meeting on Monday, May 25, Michael Cleland, president of Parks and Recreation Ontario (PRO) announced that the Town has achieved HIGH FIVE® accreditation for the second time. HIGH FIVE accreditation establishes the benchmark for excellence in children's recreation and sport programming. It distinguishes those organizations that ...

Posted Monday, May 25, 2015

News release- With the Games less than two months away, the Town of Milton is announcing a variety of community activities and events designed to get residents and visitors into the Pan Am spirit. Known as Milton Ramps It Up!, the program includes hands on activities, entertainment and spectator opportunities that will bring the community together for the once-in-a-lifetime chance to experience the passion of the Games. Town of Milton facilities, including the Milton Sports Centre and the Mi...

Posted Thursday, May 21, 2015

News release- Named one of the Top 100 festivals in the province by Festivals and Events Ontario, the Downtown Milton Street Festival returns on Saturday, June 6, 2015 from noon to 11:00 pm. Milton's Main Street, between Brown and Fulton Streets, will be closed for a full day of entertainment, including musicians, artisans, buskers and community groups. Visitors can enjoy free admission and free transit to the festival, which will inclu­de three stages of live entertainment, sponsored by O...