Public service announcement

There is still time to have your say on important work-related topics that will shape the future of Milton.

Public engagement is at the heart of We Make Milton, the new Official Plan project that will manage growth and development in the community to the year 2051.

The Working in Milton step of the project explores policy options for how to:

  • Protect Milton’s existing and future employment base.
  • Accommodate and attract a spectrum of industries and businesses.
  • Sustain and foster future employment growth through flexibility and adaptability.
  • Address climate change, greenhouse gas emissions and air quality.
  • Encourage employment intensification in mixed-use and strategic growth areas.
  • Support and expand existing and future employment in rural areas.

Complete the survey and get involved:

The community can visit Let’s Talk Milton to engage in a variety of ways:

  • Complete the Working in Milton survey by June 21.
  • Read the draft background and policy considerations reports.
  • Register and attend the final virtual engagement event June 19 at 10 a.m.
  • Attend the in-person engagement event June 20 at 7 p.m. Milton Town Hall. Milton Room. No pre-registration required.
  • Share your thoughts on any Official Plan topic any time in the Feedback Forum.


A report with policy recommendations will go to Milton Council for approval in July. Engagement on the remaining We Make Milton policy theme, Growing in Milton, will occur later this year.

In 2021, Milton Council endorsed a modern, forward-looking land-use vision for the new Official Plan that reflects our diverse, young and innovative community: ‘Milton 2051: Choice Shapes Us. In 2051, Milton offers a diversity of options for how and where we live, work, move and grow. As we evolve, choice is what shapes us.’

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For media inquiries, please contact:

Rob Faulkner
Senior Advisor, Public Relations
Email Communications Staff