Tag: Mayor Rob Burton

Read the May/June Issue!


Mayor Rob Burton to Present Town Economic Update

Oakville Mayor Rob Burton will speak at an Oakville Chamber breakfast on Wednesday, April 26 at the Oakville Conference & Banquet Centre. The Mayor will provide an update on Oakville’s economy, and more specifically the Town’s 2017 budget. During the address, Mayor Burton will announce a number of major milestones in Oakville’s economic development, new proposals to revitalize Oakville’s three business improvement areas and various ways the Town is working to foster innovation to grow the local economy. “Innovation is at the heart of any good business and any effective government,” said Mayor Burton. “I am pleased to have this opportunity to share the ways we are working to promote and harness innovation to benefit Oakville businesses.” Attendees are encouraged to bring their own questions and concerns for Mayor Burton, as there will be a moderated question and answer period following his keynote address. “The Annual Town Economic Update breakfast is popular among our members, who are interested in issues affecting our local economy,” said Caroline Hughes, Chair of the Board, Oakville Chamber of Commerce. “We are pleased to offer them this opportunity to hear directly from the Mayor about initiatives from Oakville’s Municipal Government.” The event is open to Oakville Chamber members, their guests, and the Oakville community at large.  For more information, or to register, please visit www.oakvillechamber.com, or contact the Oakville Chamber at 905-845-6613 or e-mail info@oakvillechamber.com. Event Details: Date:             Wednesday, April 26, 2017 Time:             8:00am – Registration & Networking; 8:30am – 9:30am – Event Location:      Oakville Conference & Banquet Centre, 2515 Wyecroft Road Tickets:         Members $30; Non-Members $40. Tables of 8 are available. Register now!

Mayor to Present Oakville Economic Update

Oakville Mayor Rob Burton will speak at an Oakville Chamber of Commerce breakfast on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at the Holiday Inn, Oakville Centre. The Mayor will provide an update on Oakville’s economy, and more specifically, the Town’s 2016 budget. “This annual breakfast is popular among our members, who are interested in issues affecting our local economy,” says Chamber Chair Kerry Colborne. “We are pleased to offer them this opportunity to hear directly from the Mayor about initiatives from Oakville’s Municipal Government.” There will be a moderated question and answer period following the Mayor’s presentation. Questions for Mayor Burton can be submitted in advance of the breakfast via email to faye@oakvillechamber.com with the subject line: ‘Question for the Mayor’. The Chamber would like to thank presenting partners Cogeco, Union Gas and supporting partners CN, Ford and Remax Aboutowne for making this event possible. For ticket information, please contact the Oakville Chamber of Commerce at 905-845-6613 or info@oakvillechamber.com. Date: Thursday, June 2, 2016 Time: 7:30am – Registration 8:00am – 9:00am – Event Location: Holiday Inn, Oakville Centre 590 Argus Road, Oakville