John Bkila

Do you want to find out more about a proposed citywide Private Tree Bylaw? Residents and businesses are invited to attend an information session where you’ll learn about the pilot currently in effect in the Roseland community and get the change to provide feedback on the potential implementation of a citywide Private Tree bylaw. The …

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Please see below a media release issued by the Region of Halton. On July 10, 2019, Regional Council approved Halton’s 2020 Budget Directions Report. The Report provides guidelines to staff to maintain existing service levels for Regional programs with identified pressures, including recent Provincial funding announcements. These guidelines also aim to keep property tax increases at …

Halton Region aims to keep property taxes low in 2020 Read More »

Since Halton Regional Council unanimously approved a resolution, on July 10, asking the Province of Ontario to eliminate the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) and asking other local municipalities in Ontario to pass similar resolutions, I and the Mayor’s Office have encountered some questions from the community surrounding LPAT, development and the appeals system.  Below …

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