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West Nile Virus in Halton 2020, mosquito

First human case of West Nile virus in Halton resident

A Halton resident has tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). This is the first human case for Halton Region this year.


An emergency can happen any time- be prepared

Halton Region, the Local Municipalities and first responders (including police, paramedics and fire) work together to plan for—and respond to—crisis situations. In recognition of First Responder’s Day (May 1) and Emergency Preparedness Week (May 5th ...

41st Midnight Madness Crowd

41st Midnight Madness in Downtown Oakville

The 41st Midnight Madness presented by Scotiabank is happening on Friday! Come to downtown Oakville on Friday, July 13, 2018 from 6 p.m. until Midnight

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 ...

Mr Briggs standing at a podium

Bronte’s East & Lake Proposed Mixed Condo brought planning concerns to the forefront

Sean O’Meara the Town and Regional Councillor for Ward 1 notified residents via email, that the report prepared the Town of Oakville Planning Department for the property located at 2266 Lakeshore Rd W and 83 ...

Oakville School Bus Orientation Day will be held on Aug. 29, 2015

As the first day of school nears, Halton Student Transportation Services (HSTS) and area school bus operators are gearing up to assist parents/guardians and first-time riders with the annual School Bus Orientation Day on

Chain saw in front of a stack of logs

Town rolls out removal and renewal plans for EAB-infested woodlands

Starting this summer, as weather and ground conditions permit, the town’s contractor will begin removing ash trees damaged by the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) from the town’s woodlands. Removing dead and dying trees near trails ...

Tip Telephone

Oakville’s 2015 Citizen Survey shows satisfaction rate at 85%

The Town of Oakville’s 2015 Citizen Survey results are in! According to the results of the survey conducted by Pollara Strategic Insights, 87 per cent of residents are happy with their municipal government.

Sensus Meters

Oakville Hydro’s Smart Meters are Safe

As per the release from Ontario Hydro yesterday regarding unsafe smart meters. It was widely reported that Oakville Hydro was affected by the recall of a particular smart meter. Oakville Hydro was notified on January ...

Halton Student Transportation Services: Bus Orientation Day

Halton Student Transportation Services (HSTS) and the local school bus operators want to remind parents of first time riders to register for their upcoming “School Bus Orientation Day” which will be held on SATURDAY, AUGUST ...

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