Town of Milton News

Posted Tuesday, June 09, 2015

News release- The TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games Torch Relay, presented by Presidents Choice®and OLG is officially in full swing. The Pan Am flame has been travelling through towns and cities across Canada since May 30, and on Tuesday, June 23 it will be Milton's turn to host the flame. “The Town of Milton is excited to be a part of the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games Torch Relay. We look forward to sharing the Pan Am spirit and showcasing our great community,” said Mayor Gord Krantz. &ldquo...

Posted Friday, May 29, 2015

News release- On May 27, the Canadian National Railway (CN) presented an update to Regional Council on the proposed Milton Logistics Hub and responded to detailed comments by members of Council about the potential impacts on the environment and surrounding community, including the need for a full regulatory approval process. CN's presentation to Regional Council follows two important regulatory decisions that were announced last week. On May 13, the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) order...

Posted Thursday, May 28, 2015

News release- The Town of Milton is encouraging the community to try different activities every day in June to celebrate Recreation and Parks Month. A variety of free fitness and recreation options are available to celebrate this special month, along with opportunities to enjoy Milton's many parks, trails and bikeways. In honour of Canada's Year of Sport and the 2015 Pan/Parapan Am Games, this year's theme is “Play Every Day.” “Recreation and Parks month is the perfect time f...

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...