Town of Milton News

Posted Friday, November 02, 2018

The clocks fall back one hour on Sunday, November 4, 2018, which means colder temperatures and winter weather events are around the corner. Milton is preparing for the start of winter weather conditions by stocking salt, sand and brine, preparing equipment and installing snow fences in open areas. Crews are reacquainting themselves with equipment, road maintenance routes and procedures. The necessary equipment inspections and operations coordination is underway and will continue throughout the ...

Posted Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Beat the Silent Killer: Prevent CO in Your Home Ontario’s Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week runs from November 1-7, and the Milton Fire Department reminds you to prevent carbon monoxide (CO) in your home by getting all fuel-burning appliances inspected by a registered contractor annually. “In Ontario, more than 65% of injuries and deaths from carbon monoxide occur in the home. In the last 5 years the Milton Fire Department has responded to 182 emergency incident calls where concerning...

Posted Wednesday, October 24, 2018

News Release - Late Tuesday evening, Milton received sudden notice of the Province’s intention to cancel planned funding for Wilfrid Laurier’s new post-secondary campus in Milton. Since 2008, the Town has had a memorandum of understanding and partnership with Laurier to bring post-secondary education to the community. In September 2018, Milton’s Council endorsed the conceptual land use plan and policy framework for the Milton Education Village (MEV) lands with Laurier’s...

Posted Monday, October 22, 2018

The Town Clerk is in receipt of and has posted the unofficial results of the Town of Milton 2018 Municipal Election held Monday, October 22, 2018. For the offices listed below, the candidates who received the highest number of votes are: Name of Candidate Office Gord Krantz Mayor Colin Best Regional Councillor Ward 1 (North-West) Kristina Tesser Derksen Town Councillor Ward 1 Rick Malboeuf Regional Councillor Ward 2 (North-East) John Challinor Town Councillor Ward 2 Mike Cluett Re...

Posted Tuesday, October 16, 2018

'Armed and Ready' Senior's Smoke Alarm ProgramThe Town of Milton is proud to be a community that Union Gas invests in. Recent donations from Union Gas supported local fire alarm safety and environmental programs. The Milton Fire Department is dedicated to providing effective fire prevention programs that address the fire safety needs of our community. The 'Armed and Ready' Senior's Smoke Alarm Program received a $2,500 grant from Union Gas. This program will assist people who are not able to install or maintain a smoke alarm in their home ...