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How Oakville will accommodate growth: Urban Structure Review

Following indepth study and a series of public open houses, the town has drafted the Official Plan Amendments leading to a revised Urban Structure section of Oakville’s Official Plan. The plan is commonly referred to as “Livable ...

Bronte Harbour - Sunrise

Four significant Oakville Cultural Heritage Landscapes Recognized

Council recognized four Oakville properties as significant cultural heritage landscapes at its Planning and Development Council meeting Monday night. The four properties are: Raydor Estate/Glen Abbey at 1333 Dorval Drive, Bowbeer Farmstead at 1086 Burnamthorpe ...

Glen Abbey Golf Course

OMB upholds Town’s Interim Control By-law regarding Glen Abbey

The Ontario Municipal Board has rejected ClubLink’s appeal by upholding the town’s Interim Control By-law (ICBL) and its one year extension, concluding that the ICBL was appropriate and necessary. The Board’s decision noted that the ...

Coronation Park

Oakville urges residents to use caution around waterfront

Lake Ontario levels continue to rise and with more rain expected this weekend, the Town of Oakville is urging residents to use caution around Oakville and Bronte Harbours.

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Switching Gears for Oakville’s Transportation Master Plan

As part of the scheduled update of its Switching Gears Transportation Master Plan (TMP), the Town of Oakville is seeking input from residents to help identify community transportation priorities from now until 2031.

East end of Raymar Estate looking west

Heavy rainfall reminders for Oakville residents & visitors

Environment Canada has issued a rainfall warning for Oakville with heavy rain expected to begin Thursday, May 4, 2017 and continue into the weekend. The ground, already near saturation, has little ability to absorb further ...

Barbara Wilson,

Former Oakville Hospital Site Project moves into the next phase

At a Special Meeting on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, concerning the redevelopment of the former Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital lands, Council approved the five-year review of the Parks, Recreation, Libraries Facilities Master Plan (Master Plan) and ...

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Airbnb next on Town Council’s Agenda

How would you regulate short-term accommodation companies, like Airbnb? Community members are invited to an open house on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 to provide input into a proposed licensing bylaw.

Jalil Hashemi (left), acting manager, Town of Oakville Forestry Services, and Regional and Town Councillor Sean O’Meara launch the town’s 2016 Canopy Conservation program to treat ash trees.

Town Council approves new private tree protection by-law

Efforts to preserve Oakville’s tree canopy received a significant boost Monday night as Council unanimously voted to adopt a new private tree protection by-law in an effort to curb the unnecessary removal of healthy trees.

Oakville Arena Sign

Town commissioning outdoor public art for Trafalgar Park Community Centre

The Town of Oakville is looking for a professional artist to create a permanent outdoor public artwork as part of the redevelopment of Oakville Arena and Trafalgar Park.

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