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Burlington recognized as a “city of the future”
The Burlington hospital is one of 128 facilities across Ontario splitting approximately $125-million provided through the Health Infrastructure Renewal Fund. Find out more.


McMaster ranks among top 100 universities in the world
With a presence in the Cities of Hamilton and Burlington, McMaster once again ranks among the top 100 universities in the world. Find out more.



Joseph Brant Hospital to receive over $361,000 from the provincial government to upgrade infrastructure
The Burlington hospital is one of 128 facilities across Ontario splitting approximately $125-million provided through the Health Infrastructure Renewal Fund. Find out more.

Town of Milton emerging as the new hub of industrial development
According to Avison Young’s new Q2 Report, Milton is quickly becoming the Greater Toronto Area’s new heart of industrial development. Find out more.

Construction for Oakville’s new state-of-the-art hospital is complete
This $2 billion infrastructure project has provided significant economic opportunity for suppliers and contractors in the Halton Region and the Greater Toronto Area. Construction began in September 2011 and, at its peak, more than 1,400 workers were on site daily. Find out more.

Ontario increasing GO capacity on the Lakeshore lines
Ontario is partnering with the federal government to help ease congestion at key rail or road crossings along the Lakeshore West GO transit corridors by building new road-under-rail grade separations in Halton Region. Find out more.

Oakville creates new online tool to help businesses find real estate opportunities
The Town of Oakville has a new online tool to help businesses search for available commercial and industrial buildings as well as vacant employment land. Find out more.

Halton still has lowest crime severity index of all large municipalities in Canada
Halton has achieved the lowest crime severity and violent crime severity indexes of all Canadian municipalities with over 100,000 residents for the last seven years. Find out more.

Oakville’s Sheridan College named among the top 20 schools in the world for animation and gaming
Sheridan is renowned for its animation programming, which includes a Bachelor of Animation and post-graduate certificates in computer animation, visual effects and digital character animation. Find out more.