4721 Palladium Way – Statutory Public Information Meeting

4721 Palladium Way – Statutory Public Information Meeting On Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 6:30 p.m. in Council Chamber, Level 2 of City Hall, 426 Brant Street, Burlington, ON a Statutory Public meeting will be held to consider the proposed Zoning By-Law Amendment (“rezoning”) application for 4721 Palladium Way. The staff report does not include a recommendation to Council about … Read More

Planning Application: 4880 Valera Road

Planning Application: 4880 Valera Road At the neighbourhood meeting on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, the City of Burlington, the applicant, and myself received feedback from the public about the development application for 4880 Valera Road. The public asked questions about the application and the area concerning density, and traffic. What is the Proposed Development? The application was made to change … Read More

NEW April 2018! Put Plastic Bags & Film in Your Recycling.

NEW April 2018! Put Plastic Bags & Film in Your Recycling. Beginning April 2 Halton residents can place plastic bags and overwrap in the Blue Box. You can also place plastic bags and film in tied clear plastic bags to prevent wind blown litter. Starting April 2 metal pots, pans, and baking sheets can be placed in the Blue Box. Yard … Read More

City of Burlington’s Official Plan

City of Burlington’s Official Plan Not Status Quo The meeting to recommend the Official Plan adoption has been moved to April 24, 2018 at 1:30 & 6:30 pm. Get all the details: https://www.burlington.ca/en/services-for-you/Get-Involved—New-Official-Plan.asp Over the past six years the City of Burlington has been working on a new official plan. What started as a refresh turned into a complete review of … Read More

4063 Upper Middle Road Development Application Update

Air View 4063 Upper Middle Road

4063 Upper Middle Road Development Application Update Significant consultation with residents has occurred on this project and as a result they have made a number of revisions. The most recent is an increase in height, increase in setbacks from the property lines, and a tapered window wall that directs the views away from the neighbouring condominium development site. We are … Read More

Deadline Fast Approaching for Neighbourhood Community Matching Fund Application

Deadline Fast Approaching for Neighbourhood Community Matching Fund Application Community led projects have inspired change in cities across the country. The Neighbourhood Community Matching Fund has been created to encourage Burlington residents to actively champion small projects meant to enhance the city and communities we call home. New connections are built through neighbourhoods and communities coming together to make and … Read More

Snow Update City Wide

Snow Update City Wide Most of us think that snow removal is a simple process, but this week it was evident that both human behavior and science played an important role in what many residents are calling poor service in snow removal. In fact, I received many calls from Ward Six residents saying that in all the years of living … Read More

Nominations for Burlington’s Best Awards Now Open!

Nominations for Burlington’s Best Awards Now Open! Burlington’s Best Awards honour the most outstanding citizens who actively demonstrat energtic and exemplary volunteer service to our community. These citizens achievements go above and beyond in a way that positively impacts our growing community. If you know someone who is an influencer or great participant in our community nominate them today. Categories … Read More

Neighbourhood Open House on October 24th – 4063 Upper Middle Road

Springfield Construction invites residents to attend a neighbourhood Open House regarding the proposed apartment building at 4063 Upper Middle Road.  the workshop will include a presentation, workshop exercise and questions and comments. City Councillor Blair Lancaster and City of Burlington Planing staff will be in attendance. Please RSVP to thinkgiraffe@bellnet.ca and indicate the number of people attending. RSVP to thinkgiraffe@bellnet.ca … Read More

Pinemeadow Park Community Meeting – Your input is needed

Update on Pinemeadow Park – Natural Playground Opportunity Community Meeting – Sept. 30 A community meeting will take place on Saturday, Sept. 30 from 10 – 11 a.m. at Pinemeadow Park. Come out to show your support for this project. City staff will be running a pop-up n’ play program for children for parents who wish to take part in … Read More