One on one with Oakville Mayor Rob Burton about cannabis stores, new library, theatre, parks
Khaled Iwamura chats with Mayor Oakville Rob Burton and Khaled Iwamura about opening cannabis stores, parks, a library, a theatre and much more.
All the questions asked:
- Oakville has committed to building 33,000 new homes. Where are they going to go, and do you expect public opposition?
- How tough has it been making residents understand the importance of adding these condos in Oakville?
- Will Oakville ever allow for legal cannabis stores?
- You have really pushed for creating a 2000-acre eco-park. How close is that to coming to fruition?
- You had to put the new central library and theatre on the back burner to build a new hospital; how close are we to getting a new central library and theatre now in Oakville?
- What kind of changes are needed to make Kerr Street and Bronte area thrive in the future?
- How many parking spaces were lost due to the new sidewalks in downtown Oakville?
- Is there any talk of a future transit connection between Halton Hills and Oakville?
- Anyone under 40 has no clue you are the one that started YTV. How did you come up with the idea?