Ward 4 Development Applications – Update

here 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. 2018 Richmond Hill Sport Champions I was pleased to attend the Richmond Hill Sports Champion Awards at the beautiful Oakview Terrace.  Congratulations to all the nominees and recipients. The annual event was organized by the Richmond Hill Sports Hall of Fame.    Athletes: Jack Dushenski, Figure Skating Iliya Kovler,…

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Spring in Richmond Hill

Richmond Hill is bustling with activity this spring with lots of events and activities available to enjoy. In particular, I hope that you can join us on Sunday June 3rd, at the 20th Annual Mill Pond Splash and Kids Run for Nature (more information below). The Splash is a family…

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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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Bike to Work Day

Join Smart Commute Markham, Richmond Hill (SCMRH) for the 11th Annual Bike to Work Day group ride on Monday, May 28th, from 7:30 am to 9:30 am, to kick off Bike Month (May 28th – June 30th)!   SCMRH invites you to experience this FREE 6 km ride, from WSP Canada (100…

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Certify your Backyard as a Wildlife Friendly Habitat!

The Canadian Wildlife Federation’s Backyard Habitat Certification Program recognizes the amazing efforts Canadians are taking to meet the habitat needs of wildlife. Whether you have a small patio garden or several acres of land, you could work towards having your yard designated as wildlife friendly habitat!   Why certify your…

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A Healthy Yard is a Beautiful Yard!

Between March 26 and May 9, you can pre-order trees, shrubs, perennial flowers, backyard composters and rain barrels (while quantities last)! Trees and shrubs – $5.88 each Sun or shade perennial flower kits – $25.87 NEW this year – Edible Shrub Kit and New Home Starter Kit – $17.63 each Composters…

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Spring Cleaning? Try our new Double-Up Days!

Double-Up Days is a new service meant to make seasonal cleaning easier.  Unlike regular garbage days when you can put out a maximum of 3 items, during Double-Up Days you can put out up to 6 garbage items without purchasing garbage tags!   A garbage “item” means a bag, bundle, garbage can or…

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Greening our Hill

The more clearly we can focus our attention on the wonders and realities of the universe about us, the less taste we shall have for destruction – Rachel Carson   Earth Day is an opportunity to reflect on the state of our natural world. It is a time to think of…

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