Federal provincial funds allow for the completion of several projects

By Staff July 17th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington is to receive provincial and federal funding from the Investing in Canada Infrastructure -Program (ICIP) that […]

Memo to Council: Region decides to hold budget increase at 2%

By Pepper Parr July 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   On July 14, 2021, Regional Council approved Halton’s 2022 Budget Directions Report. The Report provides guidelines […]

City awards $25,200 for community projects, through the Neighbourhood Community Matching Fund

By Staff July 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The City of Burlington announced the names of the 2021 Neighbourhood Community Matching Fund recipients today. A […]

It happened again - fixed - again.

By Pepper Parr July 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Damn! It stopped again – the comments wouldn’t function. Talked to the techies – they pointed […]

Lady of The Lakes getting frequent shampoos

By Staff July 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   We have a reader who I lives directly across from the Fountain at Spencer Smith Park. She […]

Joan and the Mayor: Columnist taken to task

By Pepper Parr July 15th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   It is difficult at times to follow an argument when both sides are not in front […]

New city auditor announced

By Staff July 14, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The City of Burlington announced the appointment of Maciej Jurczyk as the City Auditor starting August 16. […]

Deputy Chief Wilkie Appointed as Member of the Order of Merit

By Staff July 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   On July 13, 2021, Deputy Chief Roger Wilkie was presented with the Member level of the Order […]

City Council starts a six week break - back at it September 6th

By Pepper Parr July 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   They waved to the cameras once the motion to adjourn was passed – and with that […]

If you need proof of your vaccinations.

By Staff July 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   People can prove they are fully immunized by showing the physical or emailed receipt that was provided […]

The Babes deliver - again

By Staff July 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Food Bank has a number of groups that are consistent supporters both in terms of […]

City manager now has the authority to make $250,000 spending decisions - he has to tell Council in September how many times he did that

By Pepper Parr July 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Council is on their summer break until September 6th. The city will wake up each day […]

Brant Museum re-opens - features a Space Exhibit - starts July 20

By Staff July 14th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Things are opening up The Brant Museum announced today that they have a special feature on Space […]

Burlington Chamber of Commerce advertising for a new President

By Staff July 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   The Burlington Chamber of Commerce announced today that they are hiring, a President and CEO. Carla Nell […]

Brave App – Another Tool to Prevent Fatal Drug Poisonings

By Staff July 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   In the first six months of 2020, Halton Regional Police Service (HRPS) officers responded to 168 suspected […]

The screens will come alive on Friday - social distancing ? No mention of that

By Staff July 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Expect the pop corn to be available. Some notice on how social distance seating will be handled […]

Council to hold its last meeting until September - much has been achieved - still a lot left to do and some unfortunate practices have crept in

By Pepper Parr July 13th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   City Council meets at 1:00 pm this afternoon for their last meeting until September. The agenda […]

New items added to the City's Lending Library program - courtesy Tim Hortons

By Staff July 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   More play equipment available to borrow through the Lending Library, thanks to donation from Tim Hortons Burlington […]

City has to pony up an additional $165 thousand for a parking system that works

By Staff July 12, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   Parking and fireworks are two issues that always draw attention and phone calls to the office of […]

Traffic will be a bit slower on Walkers Line north of Britannia - bridge being replaced.

By Staff July 12th, 2021 BURLINGTON, ON   For the cyclists that use Walkers Line there is a reward while they wait for the construction […]