What you need to know for Election Day

2014-election

It is election day in Oakville. Today is your chance to have a say in how our wonderful Town is taken care of for the next four years. We will be voting for one(1) of each Mayor, Councillor and Halton District School Board Trustee candidates, and up to four(4) Halton Catholic District School Board Trustee candidates.

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Election Q & A with Del McIntee

Del McIntee is a candidate for Ward 5 Councillor in the 2014 Oakville Municipal Elections.

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Election Q & A with Ann Mulvale

Ann Mulvale is a candidate for Ward 5 Councillor in the 2014 Oakville Municipal Elections.

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Election Q & A with Jeff Knoll

Jeff Knoll is a candidate for Ward 5 Councillor in the 2014 Oakville Municipal Elections.

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Election Q & A with Scott Weller

Scott Weller is a candidate for Ward 3 Councillor in the 2014 Oakville Municipal Elections.

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Election Q & A with Mike Cunningham

Mike Cunningham is a candidate for Ward 3 Councillor in the 2014 Oakville Municipal Elections.

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Oakville open data gaining momentum

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The Town of Oakville’s online data catalogue was expanded last week to include datasets on cemeteries, coyotes, and energy consumption at town facilities — part of an ongoing initiative to support local economic development and government transparency through open data.

The town’s data catalogue now contains 40 datasets. The newly-released energy consumption data was specifically requested by the developer community and includes overall usage data and building area-specific detail.

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Recipie ideas for those Turkey leftovers

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The bird has been carved and served, you’ve indulged in Aunt Maggie’s famous pumpkin pie, waistbands have been loosened and the kids are already starting to talk about Hallowe’en. But before you start decorating with ghosts and goblins you need to do something with the leftovers from the Thanksgiving meal. Many people don’t have the [...]

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Fall loose leaf collection starts tomorrow

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The Town of Oakville’s annual fall loose leaf collection will run from Tuesday, October 14 to Friday, November 28 in designated neighbourhoods. Information on collection zones and dates can be found at oakville.ca or by calling ServiceOakville at 905-845-6601.

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Entertain with ease this Thanksgiving

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With Thanksgiving right around the corner, many people start to feel anxious about how to host a large family dinner without becoming stressed in the process. Too often, we lose sight of the reason we gather around a table because the nervousness of creating the “perfect dinner and atmosphere” is almost too overwhelming for many. [...]

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