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Notice of Intention to Designate- 400 Brant St.

Posted on Wednesday, March 06, 2024 09:30 AM

In the matter of the Ontario Heritage Act and in the matter of the lands in the City of Burlington known municipally as 400 Brant St.

Notice is hereby given that the City of Burlington intends to designate the above-noted properties under section 29 of the Ontario Heritage Act.

Description of Property

400 Brant Street is located in downtown Burlington on the west side of Brant Street at the northwest corner of the intersection of Brant Street and Elgin Street. It is adjacent to Civic Square and Burlington City Hall. Situated on the property is a three-and-a-half-storey brick veneer building constructed in 1860.

Statement of Cultural Heritage Value or Interest

400 Brant Street is recommended for designation because of its design and physical value as a good, representative example of a 19th century hotel; its historical and associative value for its connection to the Zimmerman family; and its contextual value as a landmark building on a prominent corner. Many elements of the building’s...

Lane Restrictions on Waterdown Road

Posted on Monday, March 04, 2024 04:25 PM

Due to road reconstruction, there will be lane restrictions on Waterdown Road from Craven Avenue to Mountain Brow Road from March 4 until Dec. 6, 2024.

City telephone system temporarily unavailable for planned maintenance on March 4

Posted on Friday, March 01, 2024 03:32 PM

The City’s telephone service will be temporarily unavailable for planned maintenance on Thursday, March 21, between 10 and 10:30 p.m.

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Road Closure - Balmoral Avenue - March 6, 2024

Posted on Friday, March 01, 2024 02:22 PM

Balmoral Avenue between Hart Avenue and Rossmore Boulevard will be closed on Wednesday, March 6, 2024, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for tree removal. Traffic will be detoured using Princess Boulevard.

Road Closure - King Road, March 5 - April 2, 2024

Posted on Tuesday, February 27, 2024 04:30 PM

King Road from North Service Road to Mountain Brow Road will be closed for through traffic:

Monday, March 5 to Tuesday, April 2, 2024

This is for the annual mating passage of the endangered Jefferson salamanders. Public access will be restricted at the escarpment limits while local access will be maintained up to the closure points.