Smart Commute – Ride and Seek Campaign

Pledge to join the Ride and Seek Campaign Smart Commute in York Region invites you to pledge to join and explore the region in a new and exciting cycling campaign! Visit Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, King, Markham, Newmarket, Richmond Hill, Vaughan and/or Whitchurch-Stouffiville and snap bike photos from our list…

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Jubilee: New Hope for our Planet

Join us for an afternoon of Information and Discussion on Caring for our Planet Earth as we recover from Covid 19 About this Event Neighbours for the Planet is excited to join with neighbourhood Faith Communities to celebrate the Season of Creation, marked annually every September 1st to October 4th…

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Councillor West Monarch Tagging Challenge

Dear Council West Monarch Tagging Challenge Participants,   August 22nd has been declared Flight of the Monarch Day in Richmond Hill. To celebrate the annual migration of the Monarch Butterfly from Richmond Hill to Mexico I have put forth a Challenge for Richmond Hill residents to raise and tag and…

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Happy Summer Richmond Hill

To paraphrase the late Stuart McLean – ‘Summer is laid out for us like a white line down the centre of a Prairie highway’. Warm weather and sunny days lie before us for the next few months and at this point in the summer we have the promise of lots…

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Flood Farmstead Park Almost Complete

This new park located on Harris Avenue and Rhine River Street (south of Jefferson Sideroad and west of Yonge Street) is almost complete. The park was named after the Flood Family who owned a farm on the grounds where the park exists today.   The park will include a junior…

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Council Approves Updated Noise Bylaw

Noise is an issue that must be addressed in any environment, but especially in an urban environment like Richmond Hill. Almost any activity that we undertake on a daily basis produces some level and type of noise as a byproduct of that activity. Like with any pollution, noise needs to…

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Masks will be mandatory in York Region

I am pleased that York Region Council finally passed a motion making mask use mandatory in most indoor spaces by most people (some exemptions apply). This move reflects the wishes of many constituents who have reached out to me in the past few days asking for mandatory mask use to…

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