Town of Milton News

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...

Posted Wednesday, May 20, 2015

News release- The Milton Centre for the Arts is proud to announce the release of the annual season brochure: Highlights of the 2015 - 2016 Season. “I know it will come as a surprise to many that our fifth season is already upon us,” said Rob Mackay, Manager of Cultural Services for the Town of Milton. “This year's line-up offers something for everyone with exciting performances that span a wide variety of artistic genres, and appeal for all ages.” A stellar line-up of ...

Posted Wednesday, May 20, 2015

News release- On Wednesday, May 20, 2015, Reza Moridi, Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities announced that the City of Markham's proposal for a combined York University/Seneca College campus has been accepted by the ministry's capital expansion process. According to Minister Moridi, Markham's is the sole proposal that will be considered at this time. The announcement has deeply disappointed the Town of Milton and Wilfrid Laurier University. Since 2008, the two have been building a s...

Posted Thursday, May 14, 2015

News release- The Town of Milton is upgrading its software systems to better serve its customers. The upgrade will cause a temporary disruption between 9:00 p.m. on Sunday, May 24 and 11:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 (times subject to change). In-person debit and credit payments will be unavailable at all municipal facilities, for all transactions. Cash and cheque payments will be accepted, but processing may be delayed up to four business days. Online parking ticket payments and Milton...

Posted Monday, May 11, 2015

News release- The Mattamy National Cycling Centre has been open to the public for just four months and the response to the facility from both cycling and non-cycling users has been nothing short of incredible. In the lead-up to the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games, the Centre has been laying the groundwork for future success, and building a legacy as the home of both high-level cycling in Canada and community recreation activities in Milton. The core mandate of the Mattamy National Cyclin...