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    Vision Georgetown Public Open House & Online Survey Vision Georgetown Public Open House & Online Survey

    The Vision Georgetown project -- the planning blueprint for the new growth area in Georgetown -- has entered the next phase with the... The Vision Georgetown project -- the planning blueprint for the new growth area in Georgetown -- has entered the next phase with the development of a draft land use concept. There's a few different ways that residents can offer input; two online surveys are available at letstalkhaltonhills.ca. This tool gives residents the opportunity to comment on whether the proposed land use concept implements the project's 'Guiding Principles' and share their thoughts on the elements that make up the 'community core' -- a central part of the plan. Residents may also attend an open house on September 20 at Christ the King Secondary School, 161 Guelph Street beginning at 6:30 pm.
    Illegal Truck Depots Facing Charges Illegal Truck Depots Facing Charges

    The Town of Halton Hills has been cracking down on illegal truck depots following complaints regarding the improper use of land. The Town of Halton Hills has been cracking down on illegal truck depots following complaints regarding the improper use of land.
    Bradford White Canada Opens New Facility in Halton Hills Bradford White Canada Opens New Facility in Halton Hills

    Bradford White Canada, the Canadian subsidiary of Bradford White Corporation, celebrated the opening of their new building and their 15th... Bradford White Canada, the Canadian subsidiary of Bradford White Corporation, celebrated the opening of their new building and their 15th anniversary in Canada on August 29, 2017. The new building located on Brigden Gate in the Halton Hills Premier Gateway is a state-of-the-art 75,000 sq. ft. distribution and training facility. Bradford White manufactures water heaters, boilers, tanks and on-demand hot water systems.
    TESTING OF A PUBLIC WARNING SIREN TESTING OF A PUBLIC WARNING SIREN

    On Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 10 am, Saputo Inc. will be performing a siren testing, in collaboration with the Town of Halton Hills.... On Thursday, September 28, 2017 at 10 am, Saputo Inc. will be performing a siren testing, in collaboration with the Town of Halton Hills. This test of the public warning system is part of sound risk management practices meeting Environment Canada's regulatory requirements
    FIRE DEPARTMENT RECRUITMENT FIRE DEPARTMENT RECRUITMENT

    Do you believe you can answer your community's call for help? Be part of a group of dedicated individuals working to protect and save the... Do you believe you can answer your community's call for help? Be part of a group of dedicated individuals working to protect and save the lives of people in your community.
    NEW BIDDING SYSTEM FOR SUPPLIERS NEW BIDDING SYSTEM FOR SUPPLIERS

    In the coming months, the Town of Halton Hills will move to a new digital procurement management platform ‘bids&tenders™’ utilized by... In the coming months, the Town of Halton Hills will move to a new digital procurement management platform ‘bids&tenders™’ utilized by hundreds of municipalities across North America. The new tool allows suppliers to view, download and submit bids entirely online in one quick, easy and convenient location using real-time technology to provide current information such as questions, answers, addenda and reminders.
    HALTON HILLS GETS 3 NEW PEDESTRIAN CROSSOVERS HALTON HILLS GETS 3 NEW PEDESTRIAN CROSSOVERS

    Three new pedestrian crossovers in Halton Hills were launched on Wednesday, August 30 and Thursday, August 31. The welcome additions come as... Three new pedestrian crossovers in Halton Hills were launched on Wednesday, August 30 and Thursday, August 31. The welcome additions come as a result of a change in the Highway Traffic Act which now includes a regulation allowing for their installation.
    Mayor Speaks Out Against Racism Mayor Speaks Out Against Racism

    Recent incidents both local and abroad have prompted Mayor Bonnette to issue a strong message about the need for community vigilance in... Recent incidents both local and abroad have prompted Mayor Bonnette to issue a strong message about the need for community vigilance in standing up to racism. "It will not be tolerated in this community," he said, adding that "Everyone is a steward of this town and I urge residents to stand up against negative comments and acts of graffiti. We are all citizens of the world!"
    SNOWBIRDS TO FLY OVER HALTON HILLS ON AUGUST 31 SNOWBIRDS TO FLY OVER HALTON HILLS ON AUGUST 31

    On the afternoon of Thursday, August 31, 2017, the Town of Halton Hills will be treated to a 'fly past' by the Canadian Forces Snowbirds,... On the afternoon of Thursday, August 31, 2017, the Town of Halton Hills will be treated to a 'fly past' by the Canadian Forces Snowbirds, 431 Air Demonstration Squadron. Details on the exact time will be posted on the Town's website as it becomes available.
    Mayor Thanks Recreation Volunteers Mayor Thanks Recreation Volunteers

    "Volunteers are the lifeblood of this community", said Mayor Bonnette as he, along with members of Council, thanked youth volunteers for... "Volunteers are the lifeblood of this community", said Mayor Bonnette as he, along with members of Council, thanked youth volunteers for their contributions.
    Town Receives $10,000 in funding from the Government of Canada for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) attraction Town Receives $10,000 in funding from the Government of Canada for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) attraction

    The Town of Halton Hills continues with the successful implementation of its historic Sister-City Action Plan, signed between Halton Hills... The Town of Halton Hills continues with the successful implementation of its historic Sister-City Action Plan, signed between Halton Hills and Wenjiang (Chengdu, China) in June 2016. Implementation of this Action Plan will pave the way for greater international trade, improved economic prosperity and an enhanced quality of life for people in both communities.
    Is It T.I.M.E. for You to Exercise? Is It T.I.M.E. for You to Exercise?

    The Town of Halton Hills is proud to once again be offering the T.I.M.E. Exercise Program. T.I.M.E. stands for Together In Movement and... The Town of Halton Hills is proud to once again be offering the T.I.M.E. Exercise Program. T.I.M.E. stands for Together In Movement and Exercise and was first offered last spring as a pilot program and made possible again through funding from the Government of Ontario. The popular program is tailored to people who have balance and mobility problems resulting from conditions such as stroke, acquired brain injury, multiple sclerosis, or weakness after a hospital stay.
    New Exhibition at the Cultural Centre New Exhibition at the Cultural Centre

    The Halton Black History Awareness Society will open the exhibition 'Colours of Ontario - Four Seasons' in the Sisnett Lobby of the Halton... The Halton Black History Awareness Society will open the exhibition 'Colours of Ontario - Four Seasons' in the Sisnett Lobby of the Halton Hills Cultural Centre on Tuesday, August 22. The exhibition features five artists: Nicole Alexander, Anna Maria Dickinson, Georgia Fullerton, Jennylynd James and Tony Miller, coming together to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday.
    Town Warns Residents of Potential Scam Town Warns Residents of Potential Scam

    A recent media report has cited individuals posing as municipal employees to gain access to people's homes. The individuals claim to be... A recent media report has cited individuals posing as municipal employees to gain access to people's homes. The individuals claim to be working for the municipalities of Burlington and Milton conducting gas or water inspections. The Town of Halton Hills has not received reports of incidents locally but is issuing a notice as a precaution to residents.
    House of Buddha Gets New Look With Support from Town House of Buddha Gets New Look With Support from Town

    Long-time Georgetown Main Street business, the House of Buddha restaurant has completed a major interior and exterior renovation in... Long-time Georgetown Main Street business, the House of Buddha restaurant has completed a major interior and exterior renovation in partnership with the Town of Halton Hills. The business qualified for the popular Community Improvement Plan (CIP) to complete the facade work on the property.
    Town of Halton Hills receives Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Funding for Streetlight Replacement Project Town of Halton Hills receives Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Funding for Streetlight Replacement Project

    Mayor Bonnette was joined by Michael Chong, Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills and Lloyd Longfield, Member of Parliament for... Mayor Bonnette was joined by Michael Chong, Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills and Lloyd Longfield, Member of Parliament for Guelph to recognize funding awarded to the municipality as part of the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program. The Town of Halton Hills received $78,000 for replacing streetlight infrastructure in the Princess Anne Drive area, including the replacement of high pressure sodium (HPS) to LED (Light Emitting Diode) streetlights to reduce energy use and gas emissions.
    Rabies Vaccine Bait Drop Rabies Vaccine Bait Drop

    The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is issuing vaccine bait by air and by hand to address the fox and raccoon strain of rabies.... The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is issuing vaccine bait by air and by hand to address the fox and raccoon strain of rabies. The vaccine contained in the bait packets is labelled and is not harmful to people or pets however it is recommended that anyone coming in contact with them should see a doctor or veterinarian.
    Calling Landscape Painters of Halton Hills Calling Landscape Painters of Halton Hills

    The Town of Halton Hills' Helson Gallery is partnering with the Ontario Plein Air Society (OPAS) to host a challenge painting event in... The Town of Halton Hills' Helson Gallery is partnering with the Ontario Plein Air Society (OPAS) to host a challenge painting event in Norval on Saturday, August 19 from 9 am to 2:30 pm. Artists will have three hours to create a painting of one of Norval's many scenic spots after which the paintings will be exhibited and adjudicated. Juror, Neville Clarke, a noted artist and Past President of the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolour will award the $500 in prize monies.
    Halton Hills Public Library Announces One Book, One Halton Hills Title Halton Hills Public Library Announces One Book, One Halton Hills Title

    Halton Hills Public Library has announced this year's One Book, One Halton Hills title: Motorcycles and Sweetgrass by Drew Hayden Taylor. Halton Hills Public Library has announced this year's One Book, One Halton Hills title: Motorcycles and Sweetgrass by Drew Hayden Taylor.
    Town Launches New Online Engagement Platform Town Launches New Online Engagement Platform

    The Town of Halton Hills invites residents to join the conversation by signing up to use a new, online engagement platform.... The Town of Halton Hills invites residents to join the conversation by signing up to use a new, online engagement platform. Letstalkhaltonhills.ca is an easy-to-use online space where the public can provide input on various projects and initiatives.
    Home Safe Home Courtesy Fire Safety Inspection Program Home Safe Home Courtesy Fire Safety Inspection Program

    The Halton Hills Fire Department will once again be conducting a home inspection program commencing the week of July 11, 2017 and running... The Halton Hills Fire Department will once again be conducting a home inspection program commencing the week of July 11, 2017 and running until October. This valuable program assists homeowners in making their home safer by reducing the chance of fire and other tragedies. The program is free and participation by homeowners is voluntary.
    Dufferin Camera to Monitor Truck Route Compliance Dufferin Camera to Monitor Truck Route Compliance

    A new camera installed on Maple Avenue near Town Hall will capture license plate information to monitor the compliance of trucks operated by... A new camera installed on Maple Avenue near Town Hall will capture license plate information to monitor the compliance of trucks operated by third party brokers contracted to deliver and transport materials for Dufferin Aggregates (Dufferin) as part of the Dufferin Acton Quarry. The initiative was requested and negotiated by the Town, and is fully paid for and operated by Dufferin. The camera will take pictures of license plates and will computer-match them to truck plates registered with Dufferin. All other license plate information will be erased by the end of each day. The public's information is not stored or shared.
    CANADA DAY FIREWORKS CANADA DAY FIREWORKS

    The discharge of family-type fireworks is a practice enjoyed by many citizens on Canada Day. As we celebrate Canada's 150th birthday the... The discharge of family-type fireworks is a practice enjoyed by many citizens on Canada Day. As we celebrate Canada's 150th birthday the Halton Hills Fire Department would like to remind its residents who choose to discharge family fireworks of the rules contained in By-law 2004-0122, and provide a few precautions to help keep safe.
    GREENWOOD & FAIRVIEW CEMETERY MONUMENT REPAIRS GREENWOOD & FAIRVIEW CEMETERY MONUMENT REPAIRS

    The Town of Halton Hills is carrying out cemetery monument repairs in both Greenwood Cemetery in Georgetown and Fairview Cemetery in Acton. ... The Town of Halton Hills is carrying out cemetery monument repairs in both Greenwood Cemetery in Georgetown and Fairview Cemetery in Acton. This work involves dis-assembling large cemetery monuments that are leaning and a safety concern, pouring new concrete foundations for the monuments and re-installing them straight on the new foundation.
    Prospect Park Playground Ranked One of Canada's Coolest Prospect Park Playground Ranked One of Canada's Coolest

    The playground in Prospect Park, Acton has been named one of Canada's one hundred and fifty coolest playgrounds by the Playground Writers... The playground in Prospect Park, Acton has been named one of Canada's one hundred and fifty coolest playgrounds by the Playground Writers of Canada as part of a playground ranking for Canada's sesquicentennial.
    Cyclists in Georgetown join Ontario 150 celebrate by bike with "bike it to the market event" Cyclists in Georgetown join Ontario 150 celebrate by bike with "bike it to the market event"

    In one of fifteen community cycling events throughout Ontario, cyclists of all ages participated in the sixth annual Bike It to The Market... In one of fifteen community cycling events throughout Ontario, cyclists of all ages participated in the sixth annual Bike It to The Market event. For the first time, an Open Streets element was added to the event, with the closure of Main Street from Maple Avenue to the Georgetown Farmers Market as part of the Town's Active Easy Strategy, a two-year plan to increase the physical activity levels of people who live, work and play in Halton Hills.
    Come and Play in the Streets! Come and Play in the Streets!

    The Town of Halton Hills will launch the Active Easy initiative with an Open Streets community event on Saturday, June 17. The initiative is... The Town of Halton Hills will launch the Active Easy initiative with an Open Streets community event on Saturday, June 17. The initiative is offered in partnership with the Downtown Georgetown Farmers Market and the annual 'Bike it to the Market' event.
    Famed Goalie Johnny Bower to visit Halton Hills Public Library Famed Goalie Johnny Bower to visit Halton Hills Public Library

    On Saturday, June 24 the Friends of the Halton Hills Public Library will host hockey great Johnny Bower. This fundraising event is... On Saturday, June 24 the Friends of the Halton Hills Public Library will host hockey great Johnny Bower. This fundraising event is sponsored by the Friends of the Halton Hills Public Library, working in association with Star League Sports.
    New Exhibitions at the Cultural Centre New Exhibitions at the Cultural Centre

    Two new exhibitions are now on view at the Town of Halton Hills Cultural Centre. In the Helson Gallery, Locally Grown: Celebrating Canada,... Two new exhibitions are now on view at the Town of Halton Hills Cultural Centre. In the Helson Gallery, Locally Grown: Celebrating Canada, explores our country's unique landscape, people and history through the eyes of local artists. Works in a variety of media by local artists are featured and many are available for sale. The exhibition continues until mid-September.
    Is Sitting the new Smoking? Is Sitting the new Smoking?

    We sit in our cars commuting to work. We sit at our desks at the office. We sit on the sofa to watch TV in the evenings. Sitting is... We sit in our cars commuting to work. We sit at our desks at the office. We sit on the sofa to watch TV in the evenings. Sitting is affecting our health. So what can we do?

    The Town of Halton Hills and the Active Easy Alliance are hosting a provocative presentation with Research Scientist Dr. Patricia Longmuir, PhD, RKin, to discuss the effects of this pervasive problem and share some insight on how other communities around the word are tackling the "Sitting Disease".
    Trees for Veterans Trees for Veterans

    On June 6 a gathering of dignitaries, partners and sponsors met at Dominion Gardens Park to honour local veterans through the launch of the... On June 6 a gathering of dignitaries, partners and sponsors met at Dominion Gardens Park to honour local veterans through the launch of the Community Covenant. This initiative was developed for the purpose of recognizing the Town of Halton Hills as a community that respects and cherishes its veterans through a series of initiatives designed to educate, celebrate and enhance knowledge.
    Council Approves Final Recommendations of the Mature Neighbourhoods Character Study Council Approves Final Recommendations of the Mature Neighbourhoods Character Study

    At their meeting on Monday, May 29, Council approved By-laws 2017-0032 and 2017-0033, which contain the final recommendations of the Mature... At their meeting on Monday, May 29, Council approved By-laws 2017-0032 and 2017-0033, which contain the final recommendations of the Mature Neighbourhoods Character Study.
    Planning a neighbourhood block party? Planning a neighbourhood block party?

    The Town of Halton Hills is encouraging residents to host neighbourhood block parties as part of our local Canada 150 celebrations. The... The Town of Halton Hills is encouraging residents to host neighbourhood block parties as part of our local Canada 150 celebrations. The on-line kit is an excellent resource to help residents plan neighbourhood celebrations.
    Victoria Day Fireworks Victoria Day Fireworks

    The discharge of family-type fireworks is a practice enjoyed by many citizens on Victoria Day. The Halton Hills Fire Department would like... The discharge of family-type fireworks is a practice enjoyed by many citizens on Victoria Day. The Halton Hills Fire Department would like to remind its residents of the rules contained in by-law 2004-0122, and a few precautions to help keep them safe.
    CULTURE DAYS INFORMATION SESSION CULTURE DAYS INFORMATION SESSION

    On May 18, the Town of Halton Hills announced a Culture Days Information Session open to the public. Learn about tools and resources... On May 18, the Town of Halton Hills announced a Culture Days Information Session open to the public. Learn about tools and resources available to Culture Days participants at an information session with Culture Days staff. Aimed at helping participants increase the impact and success of their Culture Days activities, this information session is open to artists, professional and volunteer-run cultural groups, libraries, museums, schools, businesses and anyone else wishing to support or participate in this annual pan-Canadian celebration of arts and culture taking place on September 29, 30, and October 1, 2017.
    Prospect Park Dock Replacement - Delayed Prospect Park Dock Replacement - Delayed

    The Town is still moving forward on the replacement of the dock on Fairy Lake at Prospect Park despite a delay with the overall project.... The Town is still moving forward on the replacement of the dock on Fairy Lake at Prospect Park despite a delay with the overall project. Bids for the project received in March were in excess of the approved budget, and Conservation Authority restrictions would not allow work to be completed in the lake from April 1 to July 1. The Town has decided to retender the project and delay the construction until fall in order to ensure the best quality solution.
    Bike to Work Day Bike to Work Day

    The Halton Hills Bicycle Friendly Community Committee, Smart Commute Halton and the Office of Sustainability are hosting their annual Noon... The Halton Hills Bicycle Friendly Community Committee, Smart Commute Halton and the Office of Sustainability are hosting their annual Noon Hour Bike Ride event for the fifth year in recognition of the globally celebrated Bike to Work Day. Join Town staff, residents, local commuters and cycle enthusiasts on Monday May 29 for a leisurely noon hour bike ride.
    Town of Halton Hills Launches ROADS 2017 Town of Halton Hills Launches ROADS 2017

    Starting this spring, select streets will benefit from road resurfacing and reconstruction. This construction project is known as ROADS... Starting this spring, select streets will benefit from road resurfacing and reconstruction. This construction project is known as ROADS 2017.
    Thank you for participating in Earth Week Celebrations Thank you for participating in Earth Week Celebrations

    The Town recently concluded its annual Earth Week Celebrations held from April 21 to April 29. Several successful events took place: the... The Town recently concluded its annual Earth Week Celebrations held from April 21 to April 29. Several successful events took place: the 22-Minute Makeover, Community Clean-up, Earth Day at the Robert C. Austin Operations Centre, and the Earth Day and Sustainability Fair.
    Emergency Preparedness Week Emergency Preparedness Week

    Emergency Preparedness Week is May 7-13, an annual event to inform community residents about the preparation and needs in the event of an... Emergency Preparedness Week is May 7-13, an annual event to inform community residents about the preparation and needs in the event of an emergency.
    2017 Launch of the Halton Hills Community Bike Challenge 2017 Launch of the Halton Hills Community Bike Challenge

    The Town of Halton Hills launched their annual community Bike Challenge today and, in recognition of Canada 150, tasked participants to... The Town of Halton Hills launched their annual community Bike Challenge today and, in recognition of Canada 150, tasked participants to virtually cycle all the paved roads of Canada -- a whopping total 416,000 kilometers.
    Town Funds Youth Centre Extension Town Funds Youth Centre Extension

    "It's part of a bigger strategy" said Halton Hills CAO, Brent Marshall. That's the response to questions about the Town's decision to fund... "It's part of a bigger strategy" said Halton Hills CAO, Brent Marshall. That's the response to questions about the Town's decision to fund the two youth centres in Georgetown and Acton to keep them operating until the end of December 2017
    Halton Hills Mayor Pleased with Highway 401 Expansion Halton Hills Mayor Pleased with Highway 401 Expansion

    Ask Mayor Rick Bonnette about the Province's decision to widen Highway 401 and he will tell you, it's a victory for Halton Hills. That's... Ask Mayor Rick Bonnette about the Province's decision to widen Highway 401 and he will tell you, it's a victory for Halton Hills. That's because the municipality actively fought the previous short-listed options (which included the 4-3 multi-lane highway) that would have created new transportation corridors by cutting a swath through Halton Hills. At that time, the message the Town received was that Highway 401 could not be widened.
    Mayor Urges Commercial Property Clean Up in Downtown Acton Mayor Urges Commercial Property Clean Up in Downtown Acton

    Mayor Rick Bonnette wants downtown Acton property owners to do their part in revitalizing the area by taking extra care to keep storefronts... Mayor Rick Bonnette wants downtown Acton property owners to do their part in revitalizing the area by taking extra care to keep storefronts and the surrounding area attractive and litter-free.
    Town Receives $123,820 from Ministry of Transportation Town Receives $123,820 from Ministry of Transportation

    The Town of Halton Hills received good news with the announcement that the municipality was chosen as a funding recipient through the... The Town of Halton Hills received good news with the announcement that the municipality was chosen as a funding recipient through the province's Connecting Links Program. In December of last year, the Town had put forward an application for the design portion of the rehabilitation of the Main Street North Bridge No.13 in Georgetown. The Town will receive $123, 820 -- an estimated 90% of the cost for the detailed design part of the project.
    MOECC Investigation of Waste Street Sweepings MOECC Investigation of Waste Street Sweepings

    The Town of Halton Hills was made aware about a Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) investigation into the illegal... The Town of Halton Hills was made aware about a Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change (MOECC) investigation into the illegal disposal of waste street sweepings at various sites including six in the rural area of Halton Hills. Based on MOECC documentation, the waste sweepings originated from the City of Mississauga.
    10th Anniversary of Earth Hour in Halton Hills 10th Anniversary of Earth Hour in Halton Hills

    For the tenth consecutive year the Town of Halton Hills experienced an overall reduction in the amount of energy used during Earth Hour on... For the tenth consecutive year the Town of Halton Hills experienced an overall reduction in the amount of energy used during Earth Hour on Saturday, March 25.
    Trees for Veterans - Prospect Park Tree Planting Trees for Veterans - Prospect Park Tree Planting

    As part of the Trees for Veterans program, the Town of Halton Hills is celebrating the first tree planting at Prospect Park in Acton. A... As part of the Trees for Veterans program, the Town of Halton Hills is celebrating the first tree planting at Prospect Park in Acton. A grant from the CN EcoConnexions program is being used to replace trees damaged by the December 2013 ice storm.
    Celebrating Earth Day 2017 in Halton Hills Celebrating Earth Day 2017 in Halton Hills

    Saturday April 22 will mark the 47 anniversary of Earth Day! The Town of Halton Hills is celebrating Earth Day and the importance of taking... Saturday April 22 will mark the 47 anniversary of Earth Day! The Town of Halton Hills is celebrating Earth Day and the importance of taking care of the planet by hosting Earth Week celebrations. The Town will partner with local schools, businesses, and organizations to host events that better our community. Earth Week celebrations include activities such as the: 22-Minute Makeover, Community Clean-up, Halton Hills Earth Day at the Robert C. Austin Operations Centre, and the Earth Day and Sustainability Fair.
    Older Adult Tax Deferral Program Older Adult Tax Deferral Program

    Keeping people in their homes is the purpose behind the older adult tax deferral program that allows eligible seniors the opportunity to put... Keeping people in their homes is the purpose behind the older adult tax deferral program that allows eligible seniors the opportunity to put off paying their property taxes. The program provides participants an interest free deferral until their circumstances change, allowing them to focus their financial resources on their day-to-day needs.
    Halton Hills Assists in Commercial Renovation in Acton Halton Hills Assists in Commercial Renovation in Acton

    The Town of Halton Hills through its Community Improvement Plan (CIP) provided funding to property owner Sam Boumitry to undertake major... The Town of Halton Hills through its Community Improvement Plan (CIP) provided funding to property owner Sam Boumitry to undertake major façade improvements at 14-20 Main St. S. in Acton.
    Celebrate Canada's150 Birthday with 3 Things for Halton Hills Celebrate Canada's150 Birthday with 3 Things for Halton Hills

    Can one of Canada's best small town communities as recognized by a national magazine be even better? The answer is yes and that's the... Can one of Canada's best small town communities as recognized by a national magazine be even better? The answer is yes and that's the challenge issued by Councillor Clark Somerville, President of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.
    Canada 150 Town Initiatives Canada 150 Town Initiatives

    This year marks the sesquicentennial of Canada a glorious, heritage-rich 150 years old! In recognition of this historical year, the Town of... This year marks the sesquicentennial of Canada a glorious, heritage-rich 150 years old! In recognition of this historical year, the Town of Halton Hills struck a Canada 150 Steering Committee comprising staff and community members who organized three consultations to gather ideas on how to celebrate.
    Is It T.I.M.E. For You to Exercise? Is It T.I.M.E. For You to Exercise?

    The Town of Halton Hills is launching a new community-based exercise program developed by the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute called... The Town of Halton Hills is launching a new community-based exercise program developed by the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute called T.I.M.E. which stands for Together In Movement and Exercise.
    Halton Hills' Mayor Rick Bonnette Launches Canada 150 Library Cards Halton Hills' Mayor Rick Bonnette Launches Canada 150 Library Cards

    Halton Hills Public Library today announced the launch of its new, special-edition sustainable library cards in celebration of Canada 150. Halton Hills Public Library today announced the launch of its new, special-edition sustainable library cards in celebration of Canada 150.
    Time to Change your Clocks and the Batteries in all Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms Time to Change your Clocks and the Batteries in all Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarms

    Clocks will spring forward one hour at 2am on March 12 and the Halton Hills Fire Department is recommending residents install new batteries... Clocks will spring forward one hour at 2am on March 12 and the Halton Hills Fire Department is recommending residents install new batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms when they change their clocks
    Shop Local - Shop Halton Hills Campaigned Re-launched Shop Local - Shop Halton Hills Campaigned Re-launched

    The Town of Halton Hills in partnership with community business organizations re-launched the successful Shop Local - Shop Halton Hills to... The Town of Halton Hills in partnership with community business organizations re-launched the successful Shop Local - Shop Halton Hills to mark Canada's 150 anniversary.
    Halton Hills To Recognize Earth Hour Halton Hills To Recognize Earth Hour

    On Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., Halton Hills will recognize the global event of Earth Hour. On Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., Halton Hills will recognize the global event of Earth Hour.
    New Exhibitions at the Cultural Centre New Exhibitions at the Cultural Centre

    Announcement of new shows at the Helson Gallery and Sisnett Lobby Announcement of new shows at the Helson Gallery and Sisnett Lobby
    No Smoke Alarms Found in Recent Fatal Fire No Smoke Alarms Found in Recent Fatal Fire

    The investigation by the Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management into the fatal fire in Brampton, on Tuesday, February 14, 2017,... The investigation by the Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management into the fatal fire in Brampton, on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, revealed that there were no smoke alarms present in the residence.
    Lions Club of Georgetown Gives Significant Donation to Halton Hills Public Library Lions Club of Georgetown Gives Significant Donation to Halton Hills Public Library

    Halton Hills Public Library today announced it has received a $5000 donation from the Lions Club of Georgetown, Ontario. The funds complete... Halton Hills Public Library today announced it has received a $5000 donation from the Lions Club of Georgetown, Ontario. The funds complete a $25,000 commitment begun five years ago to enhance the Children's Programming Rooms at the Library's Georgetown Branch.
    Fire Chief Urges Residents to Install Smoke Alarms and Practice Home Fire Escape Plans Fire Chief Urges Residents to Install Smoke Alarms and Practice Home Fire Escape Plans

    In the wake of recent fire fatalities in the province, the Halton Hills Fire Department wants to remind the public to make sure that they... In the wake of recent fire fatalities in the province, the Halton Hills Fire Department wants to remind the public to make sure that they have working smoke alarms on every storey of their home and outside all sleeping areas, and have practiced a home fire escape plan with everyone in their home.
    McGibbon Settlement Achieves Town's Long-term Goals McGibbon Settlement Achieves Town's Long-term Goals

    On February 10, 2017, Town Council authorized a settlement with Silvercreek Commercial Builders Inc. (Silvercreek) regarding the proposed ... On February 10, 2017, Town Council authorized a settlement with Silvercreek Commercial Builders Inc. (Silvercreek) regarding the proposed condominium development at the McGibbon Hotel site in Downtown Georgetown. The site includes 69-79 Main St. South and 94-98 Mill Street.
    Family Day Family Day

    Family Day is quickly approaching and facilities in both Georgetown and Acton are gearing up for a full day of fun, family-oriented... Family Day is quickly approaching and facilities in both Georgetown and Acton are gearing up for a full day of fun, family-oriented activities on Monday February 20.
    Halton Hills Public Library Wins Minister's Award for Innovation Halton Hills Public Library Wins Minister's Award for Innovation

    Halton Hills Public Library today announced it has received the Minister's Award for Innovation for its uniquely designed, sustainable... Halton Hills Public Library today announced it has received the Minister's Award for Innovation for its uniquely designed, sustainable wooden library cards.
    New direction in youth services programming New direction in youth services programming

    Additional youth programming is being offered by the Recreation and Parks Department in 2017. Based on the recommendations of the Youth... Additional youth programming is being offered by the Recreation and Parks Department in 2017. Based on the recommendations of the Youth Needs Study, Town staff has developed a plan for providing drop-in recreation across the Town including free swims, open gym time and other program opportunities at local community centres.
    Town Celebrates Excellence in Green Development Leadership Town Celebrates Excellence in Green Development Leadership

    On Monday January 16th the Town of Halton Hills held its inaugural Green Development Leadership Awards Celebration. The Green Development... On Monday January 16th the Town of Halton Hills held its inaugural Green Development Leadership Awards Celebration. The Green Development Leadership Awards were established to recognize and celebrate developments that comply with or exceed the minimum point requirements of the Town's Green Development Standards.
    Local nightclub fined for violations Local nightclub fined for violations

    The owner of Nashville North, located on Guelph Street South in Norval, has been fined $5,000 for contravening the Ontario Fire Code. The owner of Nashville North, located on Guelph Street South in Norval, has been fined $5,000 for contravening the Ontario Fire Code.
    Town of Halton Hills receives Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Funding for Streetlight Replacement Project Town of Halton Hills receives Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Funding for Streetlight Replacement Project

    The Town has received notice from the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario that up to $78,000 in funding has been... The Town has received notice from the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario that up to $78,000 in funding has been approved for a streetlight replacement program in the Princess Anne Drive area.
    Superior Court of Ontario upholds Town of Halton Hills' decision to deny a permit to import fill at 12519 Eighth Line Superior Court of Ontario upholds Town of Halton Hills' decision to deny a permit to import fill at 12519 Eighth Line

    In a judgement rendered November 22, 2016, the Superior Court of Ontario has supported the Town of Halton Hills' decision to deny an... In a judgement rendered November 22, 2016, the Superior Court of Ontario has supported the Town of Halton Hills' decision to deny an application from a rural property owner for an exemption or variance to the Town's Site Alteration Bylaw. This action effectively prohibits fill importation to 12519 Eighth Line.
    Honoured Canadian/Chinese Cultural Photo Exhibit Kicks Off Canada 150 Celebrations in Halton Hills Honoured Canadian/Chinese Cultural Photo Exhibit Kicks Off Canada 150 Celebrations in Halton Hills

    A fascinating and poignant exhibit of archival photos covering 100 years of Canadian/Chinese relations will be launched by Halton Hills'... A fascinating and poignant exhibit of archival photos covering 100 years of Canadian/Chinese relations will be launched by Halton Hills' Mayor Rick Bonnette on Saturday, January 14 at 2 p.m. at the Halton Hills Cultural Centre.
    Halton Hills Fire Department Appoints Assistant Deputy Chief Halton Hills Fire Department Appoints Assistant Deputy Chief

    Bryce Marshall has been appointed as the Halton Hills Fire Department's new Assistant Deputy Chief. Bryce Marshall has been appointed as the Halton Hills Fire Department's new Assistant Deputy Chief.
    Town of Halton Hills Designates Warming Centres Town of Halton Hills Designates Warming Centres

    With the onset of colder temperatures, the Town of Halton Hills reminds residents that in the event the Region of Halton issues a Cold Alert... With the onset of colder temperatures, the Town of Halton Hills reminds residents that in the event the Region of Halton issues a Cold Alert or if you are suffering from the cold, the Town has designated warming centres throughout Halton Hills for your relief and safety.
    Town of Halton Hills Appoints Canada 150 Community Leaders Town of Halton Hills Appoints Canada 150 Community Leaders

    Today the Town of Halton Hills announced its participation in the Canada 150 Community Leaders network. Mayor Rick Bonnette is pleased to... Today the Town of Halton Hills announced its participation in the Canada 150 Community Leaders network. Mayor Rick Bonnette is pleased to name Laurent Thibault, Alex Hilson and Connie Karlsson as the local voices for Halton Hills throughout Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation.

     

     

     


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