Richmond Hill Sports Hall of Fame 2017 Inductees

The Richmond Hill Sports Hall of Fame recently inducted a new set of deserving athletes, teams, trainers, coaches, sponsors, supporters and sports builders who have shaped the sports community in Richmond Hill.    This year’s inductees include Tracey Wainman, Jamie Joslin, Scott Mabley, Mary Ann Palmer, Gianni Facchini, Peter Pendli, and Bill Woloski. This group represents hockey,…

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Recycling Textiles in Richmond Hill

Like a number of other GTA municipalities, Richmond Hill has begun a process to determine how we can better promote recycling and reuse of textiles. Each year, on average, each of us disposes of 70lbs of fabric and 85% of this material ends up in a landfiill site. Over the…

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The Secret Path Walking Toward Reconciliation

A small group of Richmond Hill residents including Joel Clements, Marj Andre, Suzanne Smoke and myself are organizing a Screening of the Secret Path on October 22nd at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. The Secret Path is a film by Tragically Hip frontman, Gord Downie about the true story of Chanie Wenjack…

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Some Richmond Hill Environment News

Learn How to Save Your Seeds! When: Saturday, October 21, 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.   Where: Richmond Hill Central Library Fall is the perfect time to start preparing for next year’s garden. Join Evergreen for a FREE hands-on workshop that will teach you how to harvest seeds from your own vegetables…

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Making Progress Greening the Hill

October Issue -Richmond Hill Post  David West – Richmond Hill Ward 4 Councillor   Living in a healthy environment is a foundation for all life on this planet. It is also the foundation to creating a vibrant urban environment for our species. While balancing a developing urban municipality and a…

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Ward 4 Development Applications – Update

There are a number of development applications active in Ward 4 that continue to generate significant interest from residents.  This newsletter section is intended to keep everyone informed and updated about the status of these applications. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all active development applications…

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Council News and Highlights

1. Richmond Hill Blooms Awards 2017 The 3rd Annual Richmond Hill Blooms Gala was held on Thursday, September 14 at the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts. Awards were presented to the first, second and third place winners in each ward, and new this year, one award was presented for…

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