Mayor assures public that city will ensure that large crowds do not congregate in Spencer Smith Park

By Staff June 10th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Mayor Meed Ward released the following comments to the public: Last weekend, on Saturday night, we experienced […]

Rainbow Crosswalk Survey written by the Mayor comes up short on demographic data - just who was responding?

By Pepper Parr June 10th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   We now know a little bit more about the survey that pulled in more than 4000 […]

City hall sets out what they are changing now that the province has stepped into phase 1 of Re-opening.

By Pepper Parr June 9th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   With the news that the public is about to leave the pandemic bondage we were put […]

Newcomer to Burlington right in the middle of a huge bottle drive - Saturday June 26

By Pepper Parr June 9th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It is surprising the effect Burlington has on people who choose to live here. Julie Neal […]

Ford Out of Touch with Reality - Natural Gas Expansion Plans a Disaster in the Making

By Ray Rivers June 9th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   “A global crisis has shocked the world. It is causing a tragic number of deaths, making […]

The idea of closing Brant Street completely got mentioned - didn't go further than that

By Pepper Parr June 9th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The increase in the traffic in Spender Smith Park brought an issue to a head at […]

What do you think 350 condominiums will do to the Burlington skyline.

By Pepper Parr June 9th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   City Council met on Monday and Tuesday spending a lot of time debating population growth and […]

Mayor issues statement of support for Muslim community and condemns an unspeakable act

June 8th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON Mayor Marianne Meed Ward issued the following statement on behalf of the citizens of Burlington, Last night many of us […]

There are some very challenging issues right in front of us that will require inspired leadership. We are about to find out if the challenge is going to be met

By Pepper Parr June 8th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   During a Standing Committee on Monday City Manager Tim Commisso commented on the concerns that had […]

The Mayor responds to citizen complaints

By Pepper Parr June 8th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Gazette reader who sent us the photographs of the nonsense going on downtown on Saturday […]

Police Looking to Identify Assault Suspect in Burlington

By Staff June 8th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The police would like some help identifying a suspect in an assault that took place at a […]

The need is not any less - there are people who cannot yet return to work

By Staff June 7th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   On Friday we will be able to step away – just a bit – from the rules […]

Can I quaff one minute after midnight on Thursday? Where

By Pepper Parr June 7th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Ontario Government has announced that the province will move into Step One of its Roadmap […]

Official - city will open up on Friday.

By Staff June 7th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It is now official – the city will begin the open up on Friday. Details: The Ontario […]

A hint and a hope - city might be put into re-open mode on the 11th

By Staff June 7th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   City Councillors are talking about a possible earlier opening due to the significantly lower new covid19 infections. […]

How the city now wants to provide notice to the public

By Staff June 7th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON This is a very significant change in policy and deserves attention by those who follow what gets done […]

Liberals in Burlington release details on the process to nominate their candidate

By Pepper Parr June 7th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   If you were a member of the Burlington Provincial Liberal Association you would have received a […]

Opening up locations where the air is cool for those who do not live in air conditioned housing.

By Staff June 7th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Region put out a heat alert and then extended it for an additional day. When the […]

Behaviour along parts of the waterfront on the weekend was less than civil

By Staff June 7th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The weather was warm and the locals got a little restless. A Burlington resident wrote saying the […]

Neal Family reaching for a new record with their June 26th bottle drive supporting the Food Bank and the Compassion Society

By Staff June 6th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   This isn’t the first time the Neal Family has done a bottle Drive. Each time they hold […]