Mayor Rick Goldring’s Inspire Burlington series presents a discussion about the future of transportation in Burlington, featuring noted urban planner Brent Toderian and public transit expert Jarrett Walker. Filmed on Nov. 14, 2016 at the Burlington Performing Arts Centre.
The next meeting of the Mayor’s Millennial Advisory Committee is set for Thursday, Jan. 12 from 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. in the Community Room at Aldershot Arena, 494 Townsend Ave.
The guest speaker is Ward 1 City and Regional Councillor Rick Craven, who will speak about the Aldershot Mobility Hub and the redevelopment of Plains Road.
Committee members and the public are welcome. Continue reading
Burlington Matters with Mayor Rick Goldring, a community television program I host on CogecoTV, has returned for season 2. If you have a show suggestion, email my office at email@example.com. Past episodes of Burlington Matters can be found online at Burlington.ca/BurlingtonMatters.
Burlington Matters with Mayor Goldring – Season 2, Episode 5: Applicable Learning from Sweden and Denmark
A City of Burlington team travelled to Sweden and Denmark in September 2016 to connect with other cities on community energy, sustainable development and economic development opportunities. In this episode of Burlington Matters, Mayor Rick Goldring and guests discuss ideas from Sweden and Denmark that can be tailored into made-in-Burlington applications. Featuring guests: Paul Sharman, Ward 5 City and Regional Councillor for Burlington; Lynn Robichaud, Senior Sustainability Coordinator with City of Burlington, and Frank McKeown, Executive Director, Burlington Economic Development Corporation (BEDC).
Air dates for Episode 5:
Monday, Nov. 28, 2016 at 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016 at 10:00 p.m.
Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 at 10:00 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016 at 10:00 p.m. Continue reading
Burlington Foundation talks with Mayor Rick Goldring about its focus on improving our city’s vitality, as well as the lives of the people who live here. Featuring guests: Colleen Mulholland, President and CEO, Burlington Foundation, Ron Foxcroft, Board Chair and Member, Burlington Foundation and Catherine Brady, Board Member, Burlington Foundation.
How and where will Burlington grow in the next 25 years? City staff visit to talk with Mayor Rick Goldring about Burlington’s vision to Grow Bold. Featuring guests: Mary Lou Tanner, Director of Planning and Building, City of Burlington; Leah Smith, Senior Planner – Policy, City of Burlington and Rosa Bustamante, Manager of Policy Planning – Mobility Hubs, City of Burlington.