Strathcona Court to get a sidewalk that many didn't want.

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By Staff June 24th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   A part of town that was the focus of a long, sometimes emotional debate over whether or […]

Is the Mayor using the words 'growth must pay for growth' the same way the Minister is?

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By Pepper Parr June 24th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington’s Mayor and the Minister of Municipalities and Housing are using the same words: do they […]

An Open Letter to Burlington MPP Jane McKenna

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By David Barker June 23rd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Ms McKenna in your statement directed towards the We Love Burlington group, published in the Burlington […]

Student enrollment will be up 1.3%; there will be 189 fewer employees and a $2.5 million deficit for the public school board.

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By Staff June 22nd, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   School will be out during the week we are going into. A good time to learn just […]

We Love Burlington responds to MPP McKenna: expect the Mayor to jump in here at some point

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By Staff June 21st, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   We Love Burlington asked the MPP for Burlington to respond to their request for her views on […]

Rate of opioid-related Emergency Department visits rose by 72% in 2017

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By Staff June 20th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Community Development Halton researches and collects data that is relevant to the social well being of the […]

Antique and hot wheels car show on Brant - July 6th: Road closures

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By Staff June 20th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   It is an occasion to wander down Brant Street, meet with friends, maybe do a little shopping […]

GTA West transportation study resumed

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By Staff June 20th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   It had to come back at some point – and with a government that says it is […]

Battle to keep a CN rail hub out of Milton begins; it will be long and ugly.

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By Pepper Parr June 20th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington, Halton Hills, Milton and Oakville will be bringing expert opinions and reports to a Federal […]

Minor Traffic Interruptions: Brant Street, between Lakeshore Road and Fairview Street, June 21, 2019

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By Staff June 20th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Traffic on Brant might be a little slower on Friday, the city will be working to seal […]

MP McKenna dishes out her version of the facts to community advocacy group

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By Staff June 20th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   We Love Burlington pressed Burlington MPP for comment on why she supported Bill 108. Jane McKenna provided […]

High lake levels expected to be with us until at least July 3rd - Beachway parks are closed.

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By Staff June 19th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The latest information provided by the International Lake Ontario – St. Lawrence River Board (ILOSLRB) confirms a […]

The Gazette commenting feature is now operational - the hack has been fixed and there is a thicker fire wall in place.

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By Pepper Parr June 19th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   For all of those people who have had to go without the opportunity to comment on […]

Police arrest suspect in robbery at knife point.

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By Staff June 19th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Regional police have made an arrest of a robbery suspect who was riding a BMX-style bike […]

The story behind how Tim Commisso got to become the City Manager of Burlington.

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By Pepper Parr June 19th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The first working day in July Tim Commisso will walk into city hall maybe wearing a […]

Can Ontario Mayors put enough pressure on the Premier to bring about some kind of a roll back on Bill 108?

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By Pepper Parr June 19th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Do you remember what happened to the van that the Premier wanted outfitted with a mini-fridge […]

Brant Museum opening delayed to September.

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By Staff June 19th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   It looked like a reasonable plan when they put it together – but something slipped – the […]

The dynamic around the Council table for Paul Sharman is a lot different today than it was for the previous eight years.

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By Pepper Parr June 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Things do change. There was a time during the life of the 2014-2018 Council where Councillor […]

Do you know what Distraction Theft is: Learn more and help identify two suspects.

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By Staff June 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   The Halton Regional Police want to advise you of a particular nasty bit of thievery taking place […]

Anna Golding awarded the 2019 Art in Action scholarship.

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Photo caption: By Staff June 18th, 2019 BURLINGTON, ON   Art in Action’s 17th annual Studio tour takes place Saturday, November 2nd and 3rd. Fairview […]