Town of Milton News

Posted Thursday, August 08, 2019

COMMS-REC19-018-FallReg_Swim_Social News Release It’s time to “Fall back into Activity” and register for fall and winter recreation programs. Registration for residents begins Tuesday, August 20 at 6 am online at www.milton.ca/register and walk-in registration begins at 9 am at Town recreation centres. Registration opens for non-residents two days later on Thursday, August 22. A variety of new programs are being offered for all ages, including many returning favourites. Programs to keep children moving inclu...

Posted Wednesday, August 07, 2019

Art SparksIn May 2019 with the support of lead donor, FirstOntario Credit Union, the Every Milton Child Every Year Arts Program funded more than 1,100 students and educators from Milton schools to visit the FirstOntario Arts Centre Milton for an interactive performance. Students experienced an inspirational performance by award-winning hip hop artist Shaun Boothe, telling the life stories of cultural icons through original biographical rap songs. The students' electrifying energy inspired the renaming of...

Posted Thursday, August 01, 2019

News release- Milton Transit is pleased to announce its partnership with Magnusmode, the creator of MagnusCards®, an innovative web and mobile app that uses digital guides (called Card Decks) and game elements to help people with cognitive special needs, including autism, access their communities with greater independence. Each Card Deck uses pictures and text to provide step-by-step instructions for various social interactions, situations, behaviours, and activities such as using Milton Tran...

Posted Thursday, June 27, 2019

Ec Dev Data HubMilton businesses, prospective investors and members of the community now have better access to localized census information, key community demographics and up-to-date development information with the launch of Economic Development’s new Data Hub. In addition to statistical data, this online mapping tool has been designed to be a self-serve community resource that will provide visitors with an overview of Milton’s new and emerging growth areas, allowing business owners and investors...

Posted Tuesday, June 25, 2019

The Milton FamilyOn Tuesday, June 25, Milton launched We Make Milton, a community engagement initiative to encourage residents, businesses and stakeholders to get involved in the new Official Plan project, a policy initiative that will manage growth in the community to the year 2041. We Make Milton uses innovative community engagement practices to reach the community. Twelve fictional characters, the Milton family and their family and friends, have been created based on local demographics and interests to inspi...