Evidence Based Decisions

At Regional Council today I supported a referral to staff regarding a motion tabled about the Province’s proposed GTA West Corridor and here is why. The motion was placed on the agenda without any report or input from Regional staff. It only makes sense that we would have staff look at this change in policy…

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GTA West – Know the Facts

I am very pleased to say that at the Town of Caledon Council meeting yesterday, Council unanimously supported two motions on the proposed Provincial GTA West Corridor, highlights are below. Request the Ministry of Transportation host a public information centre on the GTA West for Caledon Request for a Federal Environmental Impact Assessment  Support for…

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The Costs of the Pandemic

I really want this message to be a positive one, because I have good news to share. Yesterday, Regional Council ratified a motion I was proud to move along with the Mayors of Brampton and Mississauga urging the Prime Minister and Premier to immediately implement Paid Sick Leave and an extension of the Infectious Disease…

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Completing Mayfield West

The online publication, Just Sayin Caledon, interviewed me recently about the Mayfield West MZO. I’m sharing a link to this interview to share the facts and provide clarity https://justsayincaledon.com/jsc-talks-to-caledon-mayor-allan-thompson-about-mayfield-west-mzo/?fbclid=IwAR3l5XHh9T4DV9mxkGwULakdU5C4OP20oUyEcikxMTP3WUT4fsn6Nl0CXSQ A Ministerial Zoning Order was issued for the Mayfield West phase two/stage two development in Caledon. This is good news and will at long last complete this…

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What problem are we trying to fix?

Caledon represents 56% of the land mass of Peel, most of its prime agricultural land and the headwaters of significant watersheds, whereas Mississauga and Brampton are large, thriving and increasingly densely-populated cities.

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Mayor’s Business Breakfast

Learn how the new Council will guide Caledon over the course of the next four years and what this means for your business. The Mayor’s Business Breakfast offers the local business community an opportunity to network with like-minded business professionals.

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Caledon Comments on Bill 66

There has been a lot of engagement and questions regarding proposed Bill 66 and so I wanted to share the Town’s official comments that were sent on Friday to the Ministries of Municipal Affairs and Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade. As Mayor, I will advocate this position at every opportunity with our Provincial partners. RE: Bill…

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Inauguration Speech (December 4, 2018)

The full text of remarks by Mayor Allan Thompson, delivered December 4, 2018 at the Inauguration of the Town of Caledon Council 2018 – 2022. Caledon’s Future is Now!  Tonight, in front of my family who I deeply love, my trusted and loyal friends and a community I’m so proud to be a part of,…

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