MILTON MAKES IT HAPPEN
When it comes to opportunities for businesses in Ontario or Canada to build a strong
foundation from which they can compete worldwide, Milton speaks for itself. We
place significant emphasis on all phases of economic development in Milton. Through
every stage of development or relocation, our resources, professional services,
and economic development team are here to extend our personal assistance and
Add a great community lifestyle, modern facilities and a lively cultural scene and it's hard to
imagine a better place to live, learn, work and grow... It's the place you will
KNOWLEDGE LIVES HERE
As world economies continue to gravitate toward knowledge-based industries, skilled professionals have become the key component to maintaining a competitive edge. Uniquely positioned within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), Milton is recognized as the fastest-growing town or urban centre in Canada.
Highly desirable as a place to live, learn, work and grow, Milton is Ontario's most notable business proposition. Isn't it time you took a closer look? After all, the skilled professionals are already here… it's the place they call home.
CENTRAL TO YOUR SUCCESS
When it comes to the perfect place to build and grow business success on the local, national and global stage – no matter how you look at it, Milton has every angle covered. No other municipality within the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) can unveil the potential of the opportunities associated with being Canada’s fastest growing urban centre.
From a residential demographic of highly skilled, well educated, young professionals, to our prime location and proximity to the world's most active transportation and logistics corridors, a town with easy links to Toronto Airports, Milton has something for everybody… it’s the place you will call home.
THE ART OF BETTER LIVING
Surrounded by the tranquil vistas of the world renowned Niagara Escarpment, park-like settings and home to multicultural diversity, Milton enjoys an equal measure of modern amenities, as well as access to shopping, movie theatres, sporting facilities and special event venues like the Milton Centre for the Arts.
Quite simply, Milton has something for everybody... it’s the place you will call home.
LIVE LEARN WORK GROW
No matter what it is you are looking for, Milton delivers. From the beauty of our natural setting, to our highly educated demographic, impressive transportation and logistics corridors, contemporary urban living and the modern amenities associated with a diverse, multicultural lifestyle, Milton is truly the place to live, learn, work and grow.
Without a doubt... It's the place you will call home.
THINGS TO SEE & DO IN MILTON
There are so many things to see and do in Milton every day. For more information on things to see and do in Milton, visit:
Milton Centre for the Arts
The Milton Centre for the Arts (MCA) is the community's cornerstone for creativity! This state-of-the-art facility offers exciting performing, visual, media and literary arts experiences for all ages, thanks to the support of the Governments of Canada and Ontario, the Town of Milton's Investment in the Arts Campaign as well as community and corporate donors.
The Milton Centre for the Arts is owned and operated by the Corporation of the Town of Milton.
Mattamy National Cycling Centre
The velodrome is the first-ever UCI-regulated, class 1 indoor velodrome in Canada, and only the second in North America. It features a 250-metre timber track with two 42-degree angle banks. The velodrome is the home of Cycling Canada’s national track cycling program, with seating for 1,500. The facility also includes community recreational space including a cardio and strength training fitness centre, group fitness studio, 300 metre walking/jogging track and three sport courts for volleyball, basketball, and badminton.
Escarpment Country™, centred around the town of Milton, Ontario, encompasses 380 square kilometers of lush countryside, including the Niagara Escarpment and the watershed areas of 12 Mile and 16 Mile Creeks. Escarpment Country™ draws over 2 million visitors every year!
Sports enthusiasts are attracted by the area's hiking and biking trails, rock climbing, golf courses, lakes and streams, and in winter, the cross country and downhill skiing and snowboarding. Families visit Escarpment Country™ for the natural and man-made attractions, fairs, festivals and farm markets.
Your neighbourhood conservation authority, Conservation Halton, works to protect, restore and manage natural resources in the watershed from lake to escarpment.
Spanning 1000 Sq. Km of land, 17 flowing creeks, approximately 26 km of Lake Ontario shoreline, extensive forest cover and 80 kilometres of Ontario's Niagara Escarpment, the mandate for Conservation Halton is to create avenues for sustainable synergy between the natural world and the 450,000 residents that make up the Halton watershed.
Downtown Milton Business Improvement Area
The Downtown Milton Business Improvement Area (DMBIA) was established in 1977 and is an area defined and mandated under municipal legislation. The role of the BIA, as with other Business Improvement Areas in Ontario and across Canada is to allow property owners and business operators to join together and, with the support of the municipality organize, finance and promote economic development in the BIA district.
Specific tasks include beautification, event management, marketing and enhancing relationships with government and community organizations.
Woodbine and Mohawk
Formerly known as the Ontario Jockey Club, Mohawk Racetrack is a harness racing track in Campbellville, Ontario owned by the Woodbine Entertainment Group.
Mohawk regularly hosts a slew of fast-paced stakes events. In the spring, events like the Youthful Pacing Series, the Mohawk Pacing Series, and the Princess Pacing Series take centre stage. In autumn, stakes include the Campbellville Trot, the Milton Stakes and the Harvest Stakes.