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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Snow Removal News and Notices

For Winter Maintenance Activities Update click here.   You can also call our Inclement Weather Hotline at 905-771-5487 for information about Richmond Hill’s recreational programs and facilities during winter events.   To view the new “Where’s my Plow” app visit http://rhplows.richmondhill.ca

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Richmond Hill Invests in the Community’s Future $70.64 million capital budget will fund key infrastructure projects

Richmond Hill Council approved a $70.64 million capital budget for 2018 that, in part, will focus on the repair and replacement of municipal infrastructure. Along with the capital budget, Council approved the ten-year Capital Forecast to ensure the continued alignment of short and long-term priorities with funding sources. This budget…

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Council News and Highlights

1. Richmond Hill Provides Grants to Maintain Designated Heritage Properties As a member of Heritage Richmond Hill (HRH), I am particularly pleased that Council recently approved the HRH’s recommendations to award $29,483 in Heritage Grants in 2017 for the preservation and restoration of eight privately owned heritage properties. Heritage plays…

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Happy Holidays and New Year!

As 2017 comes to an end I would like to wish you and your family a Happy Holiday Season and all the best in the coming New Year. I would also like to thank the many residents who I have had the pleasure to work with over the past year…

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50th Annual Winter Carnival – Save the Date

The Richmond Hill Winter Carnival is a proud community tradition and it celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2018 (#50yearsofwinterfun). On February 2nd, 3rd, and 4th, the Mill Pond Park will again host this great family focussed winter event. Our committee has been working hard for the past number of months…

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Council News and Highlights

1. Gladys McLatchy Memorial Garden   Have you ever noticed the beautiful garden at the north west corner of the Richmond Hill Centre for the Performing Arts, near Wright Street? This masterpiece garden, that so many of us enjoy each summer, is the work of the Richmond Hill Horticultural Society. They…

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Building Community in our Community

What specifically does it mean when someone speaks about the great community in which they live? I am sure that, in part, they are describing all the built things in the neighbourhhood. They are almost certainly speaking about the houses on their street, the community centres, libraries, and parks.  However…

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Great things to see and do around Town

  Beginning again Friday Jan 5th, 2018 – after that every Friday at 1PM       The 1492guy January 26, 2018 at 7:30 pm Admission $20.00 ‘500 Years of Fog is Lifting’ comes to Richmond Hill on Friday, January 26th @ 7:30 p.m.  Sign up at https://the1492guy.com/events/500-years-of-fog-is-lifting/. You can be…

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