Town of Milton News

Posted Wednesday, February 13, 2019

News Release Effective February 13, 2019 Milton is pleased to offer enhanced dog licensing services in partnership with DocuPet. Milton's Animal Control By-law requires that all dog owners obtain a license every year. Dog owners will now be provided with an enhanced online experience, including automatic renewal options, online pet education, a rewards program, and real-time lost and found animal reporting. Dog owners can now license and renew their pet online at www.milton.ca/dogtag, over t...

Posted Tuesday, February 12, 2019

News Release On Monday, Milton Council received a report from planning staff highlighting proposed changes to provincial planning policy that would enhance local decision making related to growth and economic development. At the meeting on February 11, Council expressed support in-principle for the proposed Growth Plan Amendment 1, which would give more planning powers to local governments and expedite planning processes. “I commend the province for recognizing the role of local municipa...

Posted Thursday, February 07, 2019

News Release For those looking for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career, the Milton Fire Department is currently recruiting for a number of part-time firefighter positions. “I can’t think of a more fulfilling career than saving lives and protecting the properties of those who live, work and visit Milton,” said Milton Fire Chief Dave Pratt. “Our firefighters are passionate about safeguarding our community, and they serve with honesty and integrity.” Firef...

Posted Thursday, February 07, 2019

COMMS-REC19-001_FamilyDay_Social_1200x628_R2News Release In celebration of Family Day, a variety of recreation programs will be offered at Milton facilities on Monday, February 18. Residents can enjoy activities such as ice skating, swimming, sports, art and family games at the Milton Leisure Centre and Milton Sports Centre. ”Family Day celebrates the importance of families in our community,” said Mayor Gord Krantz. “I encourage Miltonians to gather with family members to enjoy a variety of recreational activities off...

Posted Wednesday, February 06, 2019

News Release - Milton Economic Development was recognized at the annual Economic Development Council of Ontario (EDCO) awards for their innovative work on the recent “We Are The Story” marketing campaign. Competing against nearly 100 entries from communities and organizations across Ontario, Milton earned a finalist spot in the category of excellence for Economic Development branding and advertising. “Milton is a dynamic, modern and innovative urban community filled with incre...