Belong Oakville Day

Saturday, March 17

Various locations throughout Oakville 
Nominate a community c hampion!
Help celebrate and say thank you to those in our community who contribute to the life and spirit of Oakville by nominating them for a Community Spirit Award!

Nominations are now open for the 17th Annual Community Spirit Awards recognizing outstanding individuals, groups and businesses in seven categories including: 
  • Access Award, sponsored by Access Abilities
  • Arts Award, sponsored by The Oakville Beaver
  • Group Volunteer Award, sponsored by the Town of Oakville
  • Heritage Award, sponsored by Genworth Financial Canada
  • Individual Volunteer Award, sponsored by Paradiso Restaurant
  • Senior Award, sponsored by Chartwell Waterford Retirement Residence
  • Youth Award, sponsored by RBC Royal Bank
Nominations will be accepted until Monday, April 16 at 4 p.m.
Upcoming events and other information

Power down for Earth Hour 

We're in, are you? On March 24 at 8:30 p.m., the town will reduce its non-essential energy consumption in recognition of Earth Hour. You can do your part too! Turn down the thermostat, unplug the TV, turn off the lights as we join 7000+ cities around the world to make a global statement in support of action on climate change. 
Don't be a distracted driver 

This month, the town along with the Halton Regional Police are reminding residents to be safe on our roads. Keep our community safe and don't be a distracted driver. Put down your phone, observe the speed limit and come to a complete stop at stop signs and red lights. Report speeding or unsafe driving at
Council business at Town Hall 

The next Planning and Development Council meeting is on Monday, March 19 at 7 p.m. Agenda items include the Kerr Village Building 
Fa├žade Improvement Grant Program and zoning by-law amendments for short-term accommodations and bed and breakfast establishments.