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Get Involved with Halton Gives, our Local Movement for Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving and unity that takes place annually after the Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping events. It’s a day that encourages generosity among community members. Halton Gives, the local civic movement of Giving Tuesday, is inviting all Halton residents, charities, and businesses to

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Nelson Quarry

Next Steps for Proposed Nelson Quarry Expansion in Burlington

*Please see below a media release issued by the City of Burlington. (PLEASE NOTE: This was also the topic of discussion on a recent episode of the Mayor’s show Burlington Matters on YourTV Halton, Cogeco cable. Click the link or head further down this post to view the episode.) Burlington,

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Update coming in December on Meridian Quarry initiatives

Staff and the Mayor’s Office are planning to provide an update at the December Community Planning Regulation & Mobility Committee on initiatives related to the Meridian Quarry. The update was initially scheduled for earlier this year, but work was delayed due to focusing efforts on COVID19, and then beginning to

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LPAT Hearing Nov. 30 for Clearview Application; Parking Remains an Issue

At its meeting of September 28, 2020, Burlington City Council considered Confidential Legal Report L-11- 20. Following this meeting, the City notified the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal that based on the revised plan submitted by LIV Communities/1085 Clearview Limited Partnership, only two issues remained in dispute between the City and

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Weekly Update

Mayor Meed Ward’s Weekly Update: October 19-25, 2020

Please find my weekly update here, where you can read about what is happening this week (city and regional council meetings, a council workshop and some additional meetings and media as always) along with highlights and links from meetings and media engagements last week: Mayors Weekly Public Update October 19-25

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Brock University Looks to Relocate its Satellite Campus to Burlington

*Please see below a joint media release issued by Brock University, the City of Burlington and Burlington Economic Development (PDF version). 20 October 2020 R0157 Brock University is coming to the City of Burlington. The University has announced it will relocate its current Hamilton campus to a more accessible location

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Remembrance Day

Virtual Remembrance Day Ceremony in Burlington for 2020

*Please see a media release below issued by the City of Burlington. Burlington, Ont. — Oct. 20, 2020 — The 2020 Remembrance Day ceremony is going virtual and will be live-streamed at, beginning at 11 a.m. on Nov. 11. Please do not go to the Burlington Cenotaph. Due to COVID-19 concerns

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City Hall

All City of Burlington Indoor Fitness Classes to be Paused, Sport Groups Limited to Training Only in City Facilities as of Oct. 17

*Please see below a media release issued by the City of Burlington. Burlington, Ont.—Oct. 16, 2020— Following the recommendation of Halton Region’s Medical Officer of Health and emerging evidence indicating cases from indoor physical activity setting and contact sports are on the rise, the City of Burlington is taking action

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Taking Action to Minimize the Spread of COVID-19 in Burlington

*Please see below a joint media release from Burlington MPP Jane McKenna and Mayor Marianne Meed Ward. BURLINGTON (October 15, 2020) — Recent weeks have seen new cases of COVID-19 continue to rise in many parts of Ontario, including here in Burlington. On Oct. 9, the Ontario government implemented targeted

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