Celebration of Life for Muriel Kempling, Monday April 24th 2017

A Celebration of Life for Muriel Kempling, wife of our esteemed former Progressive Conservative MP, Bill Kempling will be held at the DODSWORTH & BROWN FUNERAL HOME – BURLINGTON CHAPEL (2241 New Street at Drury Lane – 905-637-5233) on Monday April 24 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., with words of remembrance at 11 a.m. […]

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5 Questions With… Mike Wallace (former MP Burlington)

From a series of ‘5 QUESTIONS’ by Future CPC Leaders Blog Who were my political role models growing up? I did not really have any “political” role models until I was in my late twenties and early thirties. As a City Councillor in Burlington, I served with two distinct Mayors and I learned something different […]

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Hamilton’s Randle Reef cleanup is underway

The $138.9M Randle Reef Contaminated Sediment Remediation project involves the remediation of approximately 695,000 m3 of contaminated sediments in Hamilton Harbour. The project is expected to take eight years to complete based on the following projected timelines: Construction of the ECF structure and dredging between the double sheet pile walls (2 years) Dredging of the […]

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Burlington Best Mid-Sized City in Canada in 2016 – Again!

‘MoneySense’ ranks Burlington best mid-sized city for fourth year! Burlington Post By Michael Gregory Burlington has once again defended its title as the best mid-sized city in Canada for the fourth consecutive, according to the MoneySense Magazine Best Places to Live 2016 rankings released Wednesday. The city was also rated as the second-best municipality overall […]

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Vote Now for the theme for Burlington’s Canada 150 Mosaic Mural

Canada 150 Mural The Canada 150 Mural Mosaic is a national project created by Albertan artists Lewis Lavoie, Paul Lavoie and Phil Alain.  During the two years leading up to Canada’s 150th anniversary in 2017, the artists plan to create murals in 150 different communities across the country as part of the national celebrations. Each […]

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Burlington ON, – Syrian Refugees – Donation & Volunteer Hub

Burlington has a Donation & Volunteer Hub for anyone who wishes to get involved with this great humanitarian effort. Click here  Statement on Syrian Refugees Coming to Canada NOVEMBER 24, 2015 OTTAWA – The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Official Opposition Critic for Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, today responded to the Liberal Government’s announcement regarding plans to […]

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City will benefit from Compassionate Care Benefits (CCB) improvements

July 3, 2015 On many occasions in the last few years I have heard from healthcare professionals and community organizations about the importance of improving the Employment Insurance Compassionate Care Benefits Program. I am personally aware of how the current program has been utilized in Burlington, by both adult children of elderly parents and organizations […]

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Two more reasons why Burlington is tops in Canada

As I reflect on 2014, I think about two particular incidents that have reinforced my belief that we live in the best community in Canada. First, the devastating August flood that affected more than 3,000 homes. My home experienced sewage backup but we were very fortunate to have had the insurance coverage needed to assist […]

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Proud to call Burlington home

September 5, 2014  Burlington Post I usually reserve this column to highlight legislation or policy that the House of Commons is reviewing, but today I want to take the opportunity to thank our community for the support that they have shown for the victims of the Aug. 4 flood. Many have been struggling as they […]

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