Ward 3 resident wants the building of high rise towers in the downtown core to be decided by a referendum.

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By Keith Moorse December 16th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   I was shocked to learn of the approval by council of Amendment No.106 allowing the construction […]

Suspect in an October bank robbery now in custody - he will not be going home for Christmas.

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By Staff December 16th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   On Saturday October 28th, 2017 the TD Canada Trust bank located at 500 Guelph Line in Burlington […]

Brant Hills and Frontenac public schools to get additional child care spaces.

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By Staff December 15th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Two Burlington schools will have additional space used as new child care rooms. Brant Hills – will […]

Doing the homework and really understanding the complex development issues in the downtown core are appears to be a problem. ECoB is trying to bring about a change in the way the city manages all this.

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By Pepper Parr December 15th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   There are almost as many views on what Burlington should be doing in terms of its […]

Burlington Dads putting Food on the Table!

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  By Staff December 15th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   A group of Dads in Burlington joined together Tuesday night at The Anchor Bar to have […]

Burlington will have a cannabis retail outlet - where should it be located?

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By Staff December 15th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington has been identified as one of 40 municipalities set to have a cannabis store by July […]

Major organizational moves by the city manager seem to be out of focus.

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By Pepper Parr December 15th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON We received the following this morning: The article published in this morning’s Gazette titled “Major organizational moves […]

Ontario Institute for Facial Surgery was closed by the Regional Heath department for not cleaning, disinfecting, sterilizing and storing instruments used for procedures.

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By Staff December 14th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   An infection prevention and control inspection conducted by the Halton Region Health Department on December 4, 2017, […]

Citizens opposed to developments and the way city hall is approving them in what is a very complex regulatory environment mandated by the province.

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By Pepper Parr December 14th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Is there a sea change taking place in Burlington politics? Last week there was a neighborhood […]

Students from Burlington and Oakville involved in creating and setting up the festive lights in Spencer Smith Park.

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By Staff December 14th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Those festive lights in Spencer Smith Park didn’t fall of the back of a truck and suddenly […]

Newly formed citizens group draws 150 + people to a public meeting - they have a message for city council - We won't be voting for you next time.

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By Pepper Parr December 14th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   They weren’t sure how many people were going to show up. One of the four people […]

Councillor Sharman sets out why he voted for a 23 storey development on Brant Street.

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By Staff December 13th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   In his regular newsletter to his constituents Ward 5 Councillor Paul Sharman sets out why he was […]

Live - from city hall - the Mayor of Burlington talking to residents - 80 tuned in.

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By Pepper Parr December 13th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It was the Mayor’s first Facebook Live production during which the number of people on line […]

New Police headquarters several months behind the original opening date.

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By Staff December 13, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   The Police Services Board met in Burlington in November, which is a first for some time. Ward […]

Regional police intercept packages of cash totaling $40,000 - part of a lottery scam.

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By Staff December 12, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   Members of the Halton Police Fraud Unit while investigating a fraud commonly known as a “Lottery Scam” […]

ECoB - a group of people who want to create an umbrella organization that will support the numerous community groups in the city that don't feel they are being heard at city hall.

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By Pepper Parr December 13th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   It is an important meeting, being held on Wednesday at the Baptist Church on New Street. […]

$68.6 million to be spent on Capital projects - for a city that keeps talking about improving transit - a lot is being spent on roads.

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By Staff December 12, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   During the final city council meeting of 2017 Monday evening, the significant seven approved a Capital Budget […]

Festival lights in Spencer Smith Park - not to be missed.

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By Staff December 12th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   With all kinds of snow on the ground snow men and snow angels will begin to appear […]

Riding a bike while breaking into cars on Walkers Line - the bike had been stolen earlier.

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By Staff December 11th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON   On December 10th 2017 at approximately 3:10 PM, several citizens notified police about a man who was […]

City adds several months to the time line for approving a new Official Plan.

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By Staff December 11th, 2017 BURLINGTON, ON The Planning department had initially planned on having the draft version of the new Official Plan ready for […]

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