Press Release

City of Burlington Press Release — A settlement agreement has been approved by the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) for the development proposal at 4853 Thomas Alton Blvd. In December 2016, city staff recommended approval of an Official Plan and Zoning ByLaw Amendment to permit a residential development by Adi Development Group at 4853 Thomas Alton Blvd. …

Agreement approved by Ontario Municipal Board for 4853 Thomas Alton Blvd. Read More »

Press release – The City of Burlington is looking for passionate volunteers to participate on the Taskforce on Anti-Bullying/Harassment. The citizen volunteers will be joined by members of Halton Regional Police Service, Ward 6 Councillor Blair Lancaster and City of Burlington staff to address issues related to bullying and harassment in the City of Burlington, …

Do you want to serve on the city’s Taskforce on Anti-Bullying/Harassment? Two citizen volunteer positions open. Apply by April 5 Read More »

Press release – The Ministry of Seniors’ Affairs has selected the City of Burlington to receive the Age-Friendly Community Recognition Award. The award recognizes communities and municipalities that are working to meet the needs of Ontario’s growing older adult population by creating enabling environments that encourage social connections and ability to age well. In July …

City of Burlington receives Age-Friendly Community Recognition Award Read More »

Burlington’s revised new Official Plan (February 2018) has now been released and is available online here: Official Plan Feb. 2018. The revised Official Plan contains additions, deletions and modifications to the proposed version that was released in November 2017.  Feedback received from agencies, stakeholders and the public at the Nov. 30 Statutory Public Meeting and Jan. 23 Public …

Revised Official Plan released; Statutory public meeting Feb. 27 Read More »

The Burlington Arts and Culture Fund (BACF) is back, an annual program that provides grants to local artists, multicultural groups and arts and culture organizations, to foster creativity and enrich how Burlington residents experience and engage with arts and culture. Applications will be accepted until Feb. 28, 2018 and will fund projects from April 2018 …

Burlington Arts and Culture fund is back! Apply by Feb. 28 Read More »

City of Burlington Fire press release – The City of Burlington Fire Department was called to the Paletta International building at 4480 Paletta Crt. yesterday afternoon at 4:10 p.m. for a blaze that engulfed approximately a third of the Tender Choice Food headquarters. The building had been fully evacuated by Tender Choice Foods before the fire …

Fire crews remain on scene at Paletta Court, everyone safe Read More »