Oakville


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Oakville,

town (1991 pop. 114,670), Ont., Canada, on Lake Ontario, between Toronto and Hamilton. A major component of the local economy is the Ford Motor Co plant, one of the largest auto plants in Canada. Originally inhabited by the Mississauga, it became a shipbuilding center in the 19th cent. because of its good harbor.

Oakville

a city in SE Canada, in SE Ontario on Lake Ontario southwest of Toronto: motor-vehicle industry. Pop.: 144 738 (2001)
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This is the perfect next step in my career and I'm thrilled to get started on our first location in Oakville.
Any plan to withdraw the vehicle in 2020 is likely to coincide with the expected arrival of the next-generation Edge and Lincoln MKX, both based on the same platform and produced at the Oakville plant.
The researchers discussed the trial during a recent field day held at the Oakville Station vineyard.
HMCS Oakville may have ended her service to the Queen that night if it weren't for an allied patrol craft circling overhead.
The Oakville Assembly currently produces Ford's Lincoln MKX and MKT, as well as the Edge and Flex vehicles.
Located in the leafy Bournville, Oakville Place is just half a mile from St Laurence Church Junior School and a mile from the highly regarded St Brigid's RC Primary School.
Oakville is in a rural setting that is attractive and peaceful, except for the sixty foot high landfill that looms over the community.
Currently available at Oakville Place, which is on Hole Lane, is a range of three bedroom townhouses to five bedroom detached homes with prices starting from pounds 225,995.
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) (NYSE: CM) (TSX: CM) has said that it has donated USD500,000 to the Oakville Hospital Foundation to help build the new Oakville Hospital.
Oakville has a population of 165,613 according to the last census, and is projected to reach a population of over 180,000 people in 2011.
Elizabeth was born on October 22, 1922 in Oakville, Ontario, Canada, to George B.
I've asked her to think back because I'm curious to know how this dynamic conservationist, with over 20 years of experience in journalism, came to be the environmental conscience of Oakville, a community situated on Lake Ontario, some 35 kilometres west of Toronto.