Rob's top 10 goals for you…

  1. Win court cases to save Glen Abbey.
  2. Widen major roads, build Wyecroft bridge, Kerr underpass, and Burloak underpass to move traffic.
  3. Deliver 2 new rec centres.
  4. Renew downtown streetscape, complete Innovation Hub in old Post Office, and renew cultural facilities.
  5. Keep developing new non-tax revenues to keep pressure off property taxes.
  6. Keep Oakville's total tax increases at or below inflation.
  7. Add parking to BIA areas.
  8. Keep tree canopy growing to 40%.
  9. Keep status as Ontario's most financially healthy municipality (in a 2015 book by U of T Economist Enid Slack - click here for details).
  10. Keep us Canada's safest community and in 1st place in Moneysense Magazine's list of Best Places to Live in Canada.

Rob's top 10 successes for you…

  1. Saving green space totaling half of Halton Region and 30% of North Oakville and 83% of Merton and all of Glen Abbey Golf Course.
  2. Controlling growth to only what fits economically and environmentally. Rob has cut Oakville's growth rate to half of what it was when Rob took office.
  3. Delivering 4 new rec centres and a unanimous plan for renewing our classic downtown.
  4. Catching up with need by almost doubling town facilities, all on budget, all on time, keeping total tax hikes at or below inflation.
  5. Developing new non-tax revenues for the Town's $130 million donation that made possible Oakville's new hospital without putting it on the property tax as both Burlington and Milton were forced to.
  6. Keeping Oakville's total tax increases at or below inflation.
  7. Increasing transit ridership 25% by creating a grid system in place of the old radial, hub and spoke system.
  8. Reducing tax-supported debt by 88% to now insignificant levels.
  9. Being recognized as Ontario's most financially healthy municipality (in a 2015 book by U of T Economist Enid Slack - click here for details).
  10. Rising this year to 1st place from 30th in Moneysense Magazine's list of Best Places to Live in Canada.
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