Statement from Mayor Gord Krantz

On behalf of Milton Council, I express our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the Milton resident who passed away from COVID-19 on March 18. We hope that the community’s thoughts and condolences bring them some comfort and ease their pain during this difficult time.

Halton Region Public Health is the lead agency ensuring all of the necessary protocols are followed. For more details about COVID-19 cases in the Region and the protocols that are being followed, please visit halton.ca/coronavirus. Town of Milton staff are in constant communication with Halton Region Public Health to ensure the Town is prepared to respond to the situation as it evolves.

I also want to assure residents that Milton Council and Town of Milton staff are doing all they can to protect the health and safety of our community and slow down the spread of COVID-19. For more information about services affected by COVID-19 and the Town’s actions to protect residents and staff, visit milton.ca/coronavirus.

I have the utmost confidence in our public health officials and encourage everyone to follow their advice and seriously practice social distancing. This COVID-19 situation is unprecedented, but we will get through it together by helping and supporting one another. I urge everyone, residents and businesses, to take action to protect yourselves and others around you.

Take care and stay safe, 

Mayor Gord Krantz