Portrait of Halton
In 1974, The Regional Municipality of Halton was formed, replacing its predecessor Halton County. As an upper-tier government, we represent the communities of Halton Hills, Oakville, Burlington and Milton.
The Regional Municipality of Halton is divided into different departments consisting of:
Provides services like: policing, waste management (garbage and recycling), paramedics, long-term care, water and sewage, human services (social housing, child care and social assistance), Public Health and transportation for people with disabilities.
The City of Burlington, , The Town of Halton Hills, The Town of Oakville and The Town of Milton that provide services like: firefighting, parks, recreation, public transit, public libraries, snow removal, and other services.
When it occurs
What it means
New Year's Day
Public holiday in Ontario
Third Monday in February
Friday before Easter Sunday
Monday after Easter Sunday
Only federal employers are required to give the day off
Monday before May 25
Civic Holiday (not an official holiday)
First Monday in August
Public holiday in Ontario but employers are not required by law to give this day off
First Monday in September
Second Monday in October