We are committed to maintaining a clean and safe community. This includes removing graffiti and cleaning up litter.

Reporting graffiti

If you see graffiti vandalism in progress, call 9-1-1 immediately.

Request graffiti removal

Graffiti crime includes any writing, drawing or symbols applied to any surface without permission from the property owner, authorized agent or designate.

Graffiti removal response

If you submit a form requesting graffiti removal, we will take the following actions depending on the location of the graffiti.

Town property

We will remove graffiti with offensive language within 24 hours of reporting. For all other graffiti, we provide a 72-hour response time.

Private property

Town of Milton by-law enforcement officers will reach out to the property owner and advise them to have the graffiti removed.

Utility boxes

We will reach out to the utility company directly and ask them to have the graffiti removed.

Reducing litter

We need all community members to help reduce the amount of litter in Milton. Please make sure to dispose of waste in the appropriate trash and recycling bins located throughout our community. 

Clean-up days

You can join the effort to keep our community clean by participating in one of our annual neighbourhood clean-up days:

Tips to reduce litter

Take action and follow these tips to help us reduce litter in Milton:

  • Pick up pieces of litter and dispose them in garbage bins
  • Use a litter bag in your vehicle
  • Reduce and reuse as much as you can before recycling
  • Use returnable, reusable or refillable drink containers or bring your own cup
  • Put your garbage out for collection as close to pick-up time as possible and secure items in your recycling boxes
  • Inform others about the negative aspects of littering

Litter by-laws

The Town of Milton enforces litter by-laws and anyone caught littering will be fined. Review the Litter By-law No. 50-91