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Mackenzie Health Hospital is an important part of our community at the best of times but their contribution is crucial to our community at the moment. I have had a number of calls from residents asking how they can help and support the medical staff at our Hospital.   The…

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Yonge Bernard Key Development Area Plan

As most residents that live in the Brookside Canyon Hill and Yonge St area know, there have been ongoing Council, Community, and Stakeholder discussions to plan for the Key Development Area that straddles Yonge St. in this area. (To learn more about this issue please click here).   In fact, in…

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Mill Pond Swans

Sadly in the late winter this year two of our Mill Pond Swans died while living at the Swan enclosure at the north end of the Mill Pond. The veterinarian suspects the cause of death to be a bird based virus.   At that time the third swan was taken…

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Council Meetings while Under COVID-19

During the COVID-19 situation all facilities in Richmond Hill remain closed to the public. As such, and to maintain proper physical distancing measures between staff, the public and members of Council, any Council meeting or Committee meetings will be held remotely by video conference. Citizens can still access the live…

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Short Term Rental Report Considered by Council

Council recently considered a staff report that explored how Richmond Hill might address community concerns related to short term rental accommodations in our community. Over the last few years I have received a number of calls from area residents frustrated by the use of neighbouring properties as Short Term Rental Accommodations.…

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