A developers view on the housing industry in Burlington

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By Staff March 6th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The developers who are either building residential towers that are 20 stories plus or have applications to […]

Racoon babies being born earlier this year - the result of climate change?

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By Staff March 6th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   A company involved in removing unwanted wildlife got a call for humane removal of 5 baby raccoons […]

Could you please remove my last name and just call me xxxx. I am very frightened ...

Millcroft MAD

By Pepper Parr March 6th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The frantic emails came in at 5:47 pm; then 5:55 pm and again at 6:04 pm […]

Mayor has little to say about the 31 appeals to the "historic" decision made by council to the Official Plan.

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By Pepper Parr March 5th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Those troubling 31 appeals to the city changes in the Official Plan? Here is what we […]

Legal cannabis retail outlets seem to have to compete wieth illegal operations who are running into problems with the police.

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By Staff March 6th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Burlington may have five retail cannabis operations but they aren’t getting all the business. The illegal market […]

Shakespeare at the Rock on the move - Dundurn Castle is their new home.

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By Pepper Parr March 5th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   In the summer the Tottering Biped Theatre (TBT) creates contemporary, highly physical interpretations of Shakespeare. Since […]

Protecting yourself from fraud and scams: Crime Stoppers sponsors police event.

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By Staff March 4th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   When an individual finds that they have become a victim of a fraudulent act or a scam […]

Spring run off can create dangerous situation for children playing near water - keep them away until it is safe

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By Staff March 4th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Conservation Halton reminds residents of dangers that can exist near streams, rivers, ponds and lakes around this […]

Millcroft resident are MAD - preparing to take on the developer who wants to add 98 homes to the golf course lands

Millcroft MAD

By Staff March 4th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   If you live in Millcroft – you know all about this issue – Millcroft Greens is proposing […]

Differing opinions on the current flood of appeals to the Official Plan amendments and the zoning bylaw

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By Pepper Parr March 4th, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The Gazette prides itself on maintaining a comment section. It gives space to people who have […]

The power of a place called home: Open Letter to the community

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By Eric Doubt, March 4th, 2020 GEORGETOWN ON If you change the name Halton Hills to Burlington this Open Letter could have been written for […]

Income tax clinics for those who need help completing their tax return

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By Staff March 3, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Taxes is one of those inevitables. Even if you don’t owe any money to the government – […]

Public is getting information in dribs and drabs on those Official Plan amendments that are being appealed to LPAT

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By Pepper Parr March 3rd, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   A source advised the Gazette that “We get our quarterly legal update on March 10th I […]

Why is there a delay in releasing the contents of the 31 appeals filed with LPAT?

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By Pepper Parr March 3, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Many are eagerly awaiting the public release of the corporations or individuals who filed appeals against […]

Kearns does her best at a mea culpa; hopefully she has a better act come re-election time. They are almost half way through their term

Lisa Kearns

By Pepper Parr March 2, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   In comments made when the Amendments to the Approved but-not-in-force Official Plan were passed by Council […]

Metrolinx sets out what future of GO service is going to look like - Burlington scheduled to get a layover area for equipment.

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By Staff March 2, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Metrolinx is planning to transform and modernize its rail system with the implementation of the GO Rail […]

Marsden appeal of a critical council decision is based on technicalities that do have some merit

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By Staff March 2, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Ann Marsden has filed an appeal against the January 30th council decision to approve amendments and zoning […]

Spring? Might be - Leslie Bullock saw flowers in her garden

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By Staff March 2, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   Signs of spring in our garden announced Leslie Bullock earlier today. She wouldn’t stretch the truth. Could […]

Bfast sets a date for its sixth annual meeting - it will be a Hallelujah event

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By Pepper Parr March 2, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   The tone of things related to transit has certainly changed in Burlington. Bfast, Burlington’s for Accessible, […]

First annual InMemoriam Day to take place March 26th.

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By Staff March 2, 2020 BURLINGTON, ON   It’s a different approach to creating a sense of community – and it could work. InMemoriam Ceremonies […]