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More Homes, More Choice Act 2019

Will “More Homes, More Choice Act” change Oakville?

On June 6, 2019, the Province of Ontario passed Bill 108, The More Homes, More Choice Act, 2019.

Redevelopment plans for the Former Hospital site moving forward

Council approved a comprehensive plan to safely demolish the former hospital and Helen Lawson building – marking a big step forward in the town’s five-year redevelopment plans of the former hospital site.

Tim Mann, a Park Ambassador who cares for the north section of the Morrison Valley Trail

Park Ambassador volunteers wanted to help keep Oakville beautiful

The Town of Oakville is encouraging residents and community groups to embrace their green space by becoming Park Ambassadors.

Map of 14 Mile Creek River Valley the town of Oakville aims to protect.

Oakville expands natural heritage system to include lands along Fourteen Mile Creek Valley

On June 17, 2015 Town Council unanimously approved an official plan amendment that will see approximately 81 hectares of land along the Fourteen Mile Creek Valley designated as natural heritage system.

Baseball Team shaking hands with their opponents after a game

Town reminds sports field users to be good neighbours

Oakville’s sports field are open for the busy summer season and the town is reminding all permit holders – sports organizations, teams, players and residents – to be good neighbours and act appropriately.

Ice Storm

Repair of 11,000 storm-damaged trees nears completion in Oakville

While most of us are enjoying the final weeks of summer, and winter is a distant memory, the town continues to address and clean up tree damage caused by the devastating ice storm of December ...

Wooden Walkway to trail

So many places to get outside and get active in Oakville

Want to get outdoors this summer? The Town of Oakville has many parks, cycleways, trails, heritage systems and woodlots for you to explore, stretch your legs, walk the dog or fly a kite.

Oakville Real Estate Update: Old Oakville

As one of Oakville’s most sought after neighbourhoods, Old Oakville has many of the classic features that make up a town. Its streets are lined by large trees. A  busy historic main street of shops, ...

Former Oakville Mayor: Harry Barrett receives much deserved recognition

Oakville Town Council named the town’s network of waterfront parks, open spaces and trails as the ‘Harry Barrett Waterfront Parks System’ last fall in recognition of the former mayor’s visionary leadership in preserving Oakville’s waterfront.

Oakville wins two PRO awards for Parks & Recreation

At Monday night’s Council meeting, Mayor Rob Burton applauded Oakville’s Recreation and Culture department for winning two provincial awards for their ongoing work to enhance parks and recreation opportunities in the community. The town took ...

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