Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 12:04 PM
Burlington, Ont.—Sept. 13, 2022— The City of Burlington has met with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) Provincial Services Division to gain expert advice on the current situation and next steps to deal with a family of aggressive coyotes in south central Burlington.
MNRF staff shared the following information with City staff:
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2022 02:02 PM
Due to the rain and wet conditions, the following sports fields are closed for Monday, Sept. 12, 2022:
All other fields remain open.
Posted on Monday, September 12, 2022 11:19 AM
Burlington, Ont. — Sept. 12, 2022 — This October, eligible voters in Burlington will choose who they want to represent them on Burlington City Council in the 2022 municipal election. Voting for the municipal election takes place between Oct. 11 and 24. Residents are encouraged to make a voting plan, so they are prepared to cast their ballot, using the voting option most convenient for them.
Visit myvoteburlington.ca to make your voting plan
Step 1: Check if you are eligible to vote
Step 2: Make sure you are on the Voters List
Being on the Voters List saves you time when you vote. You are mailed a Voter Information Letter at the beginning of October that tells you who you can vote for and your in-person voting locations. To see...
Posted on Saturday, September 10, 2022 08:53 PM
Burlington, Ont.—Sept. 10, 2022— The City of Burlington has activated its Crisis Management Team due to six unprovoked coyote attacks on residents. The latest was reported to the City from a retirement home employee regarding one of their residents.
Today, Burlington Mayor Marianne Meed Ward spoke to the Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF), Graydon Smith, who expressed sincere concern for the health and safety of our residents and is working with us to help address this serious risk to our community from these unprecedented and unprovoked attacks. One victim was a two-and-a-half-year-old boy who was on his backyard deck. The coyote grabbed him by the neck in an attempt to drag him away. City staff are in active discussions with coyote wildlife management experts at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) to collaborate on solutions for the Burlington community.
City of Burlington staff will present a report to council on coyote management recommendations at the...
Posted on Thursday, September 08, 2022 04:30 PM
Centennial Pool will be closed Sept. 9, 10 and 11 for unplanned repairs. Anyone registered for drop-in swims is being contacted. All other pools are open for drop-in, rentals and programs. www.burlington.ca/dropinandplay