The Halton Conservation Authority as you know it is under threat; have your say

Residents look at a large map of their community during a Rural Summit more than a year ago.  That meeting was the genesis of making the Mt Nemo Plateau a Conservation Heritage District.

Pepper Parr March 11th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Conservation Authority is much more than the group that operates the ski lifts at Mt […]

Community Climate Action Plan lumbers forward

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By Pepper Parr March 11th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The citizens of the city got an opportunity to have their say on how Climate Change […]

First incident of COVID19 in Halton confirmed: patient is in isolation.

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By Pepper Parr March 11th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   We knew it was going to happen – the when was the question. When was today […]

Staff present Climate Action Plan - delegations would like to see it move along more quickly

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By Pepper Parr March 10th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Start with a 91 page report, then look at the delegation list – 17 people who […]

Community agency steps in to inform the public on the COV19 virus: MoH is MIA

By Pepper Parr March 9th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Last week Judy Pryde, Executive Director of Community Living Burlington, wrote to Parents, Guardians and members […]

Who sold the Millcroft land to who and what did they pay?

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By Staff March 8th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The public record indicates that: Gord Buck, developer “ARGO Land Development (Argo (Millcroft) Limited)” paid $5M to […]

Rivers: Is the US presidential election going to be a replay of 2016 ?

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By Ray Rivers March 7th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Haven’t we seen this movie before? In the Tin Cup, Kevin Costner plays a talented golfer […]

Mayor opens the kimono a little bit more - says 'some of the appeals could be resolved quickly'

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By Pepper Parr March 6th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   It is still coming out in dribs and drabs but at least the people who are […]

A developers view on the housing industry in Burlington

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By Staff March 6th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The developers who are either building residential towers that are 20 stories plus or have applications to […]

Could you please remove my last name and just call me xxxx. I am very frightened ...

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By Pepper Parr March 6th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The frantic emails came in at 5:47 pm; then 5:55 pm and again at 6:04 pm […]

Mayor has little to say about the 31 appeals to the "historic" decision made by council to the Official Plan.

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By Pepper Parr March 5th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Those troubling 31 appeals to the city changes in the Official Plan? Here is what we […]

Legal cannabis retail outlets seem to have to compete wieth illegal operations who are running into problems with the police.

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By Staff March 6th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington may have five retail cannabis operations but they aren’t getting all the business. The illegal market […]

Protecting yourself from fraud and scams: Crime Stoppers sponsors police event.

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By Staff March 4th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   When an individual finds that they have become a victim of a fraudulent act or a scam […]

Spring run off can create dangerous situation for children playing near water - keep them away until it is safe

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By Staff March 4th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Conservation Halton reminds residents of dangers that can exist near streams, rivers, ponds and lakes around this […]

Millcroft resident are MAD - preparing to take on the developer who wants to add 98 homes to the golf course lands

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By Staff March 4th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   If you live in Millcroft – you know all about this issue – Millcroft Greens is proposing […]

Differing opinions on the current flood of appeals to the Official Plan amendments and the zoning bylaw

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By Pepper Parr March 4th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Gazette prides itself on maintaining a comment section. It gives space to people who have […]

Income tax clinics for those who need help completing their tax return

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By Staff March 3, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Taxes is one of those inevitables. Even if you don’t owe any money to the government – […]

Public is getting information in dribs and drabs on those Official Plan amendments that are being appealed to LPAT

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By Pepper Parr March 3rd, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   A source advised the Gazette that “We get our quarterly legal update on March 10th I […]

Why is there a delay in releasing the contents of the 31 appeals filed with LPAT?

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By Pepper Parr March 3, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Many are eagerly awaiting the public release of the corporations or individuals who filed appeals against […]

Kearns does her best at a mea culpa; hopefully she has a better act come re-election time. They are almost half way through their term

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By Pepper Parr March 2, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   In comments made when the Amendments to the Approved but-not-in-force Official Plan were passed by Council […]