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Back row (left to right): Firefighter Kevin Dudek, Captain Trevor Edmond, Firefighter Mano Kruger, Firefighter Alex Shipley, Halton Regional Police Chief Stephen Tanner, Halton Paramedic Services Deputy Chief Christine Barber, Oakville Fire Department Deputy Chief Brian Durdin, Regional Chair, Gary Carr

I am Ready. We are Ready

Halton Region’s emergency responders gathered together to celebrate First Responder’s Day (May 1) and kick off the 2015 Emergency Preparedness (EP) Week (May 3 to 9).

Knoll elected as Chair of Administration and Finance

The Region of Halton’s Administration and Finance Committee met yesterday, electing Councillor Jeff Knoll as Chair of the committee for the remainder of this term of Council. This is Councillor Knoll’s second year as Chair ...

A Zero Percent Property Tax Increase: the Goal for Halton in 2014

An overview of Halton Region’s proposed 2014 Budget and Business Plan was presented to Council on November 13.  Chair Carr expressed support and encouragement that the 2014 budget could once again achieve a zero per ...

Oakville Residents’ Garbage Reduction Has Positive Effects

On April 1, 2013, Halton Region implemented enhancements to its waste collection program, including: the introduction of new acceptable materials in the Blue Box; a new, larger Blue Box (22-gallon); a three garbage bag/can limit; ...

Oakville Red Light Cameras Increase

This summer, Halton Region will be expanding the red light camera program, installing red light cameras in Oakville. By the end of the summer, in addition to the two red light cameras currently in operation, ...

Halton Regional Council sets 2014 Budget Not To Exceed 1.5% Increase

Halton Regional Council approved the Budget Directions Report for the preparation of the 2014 Budget and Business Plan. The Report sets out the guidelines and challenges that the Region faces in developing its tax and ...

Severe Weather Warning Issued for Oakville: July 10, 2013: 5:06 PM

Environment Canada is forecasting heavy rains in Halton beginning this afternoon and evening with large hail, damaging winds or heavy rainfall. Wind gusts to 90 km/h are possible with these storms, as well as hail ...

Oakville Beaches for Canada Day Long Weekend

If you plan to spend a day at one of Oakville’s beaches, dial 311 or visit www.halton.ca/beaches to check beach water quality first. Oakville’s beaches are Bronte Beach Park, Coronation Park West & Coronation Park ...