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Markham Commuters Win
Fri Jan 27

Mayor Scarpitti Applauds More Transit Funding &"NO" to Road Tolls  MARKHAM, ON - January 27, 2017 – Premier Kathleen Wynne and Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca announced today that Toronto's road toll proposal will not be appro...

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Markham Ranked A Top Investment Neighbourhood in Canada
Mon Nov 5

MARKHAM, ON – November 5, 2012 – In a special report rating neighbourhoods across Canada, Markham’s Cornell neighbourhood has been identified as one of the country’s top investment communities. The report, published by Canada...

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Markham Wins Award for Bike-Friendly Excellence
Wed Sep 5

City pedaling in the right direction with Cycling Master Plan MARKHAM, ON – September 5, 2012 – The City of Markham has won a prestigious provincial award for being a Bicycle Friendly Community. Markham was awarded bronze status as a Bi...

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Markham Celebrates Grand Opening of GTA's Biggest Outdoor Ice Rink
Wed Jan 11

MARKHAM, ON - December 13, 2011 - The grounds on the south side of the Markham Civic Centre were transformed into a paradise for skaters of all ages and abilities at the grand opening of theGTA's largest outdoor ice rink on Saturday, December 10. Ma...

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MayorFrank Scarpitti Congratulates Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce on Prestigious Pravasi Bharatiya
Wed Jan 11

Markham, ON ~ January11, 2012 ~ Her Excellency Shrimati Pratibha Devisingh Patil, the President of the Republic of India, conferred the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award (PBSA) to the Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce (ICCC) on Monday, January 9, 2012.ICC...

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Gordon Stollery Passes Away Suddenly
Fri Dec 16

Business Magnate and Beloved Owner of Award-Winning Angus Glen Golf CourseWill Be Greatly Missed in the Boardroom and on the Green"Angus Glen Community and the Golf Course symbolize what my father always strove to achieve... excellence while remember...

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Markham Moves Ahead with West Thornhill Stormwater Flood Control Strategy
Fri Nov 18

Markham Moves Ahead with West Thornhill Stormwater Flood Control Strategy Phase One Construction to Begin in 2012Markham, ON ~ November 18, 2011 ~ Markham Council has approved the West Thornhill Stormwater Flood Control Implementation Strategy. The W...

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Unlicensed Taxis Pose Risks for Markham Residents and Visitors
Wed Nov 9

Markham’s Bylaw Licensing Unit and York Regional Police Laid 57 Charges in OctoberMarkham, ON ~ November 10, 2011 ~ During a two-day operation in the month of October, officers from Markham’s Bylaw Enforcement and Licensing unit, in partn...

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Markham Honoured with Two Gold Awards from Recycling Council of Ontario
Tue Nov 8

Markham Honoured with Two Gold Awards from Recycling Council of OntarioHigh municipal waste diversion rate and unique approach to a waste product recognized Markham, ON ~ November 8, 2011 – Markham was honoured with two Gold level awards f...

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Markham Firefighter Succumbs to Occupational Illness
Mon Oct 31

Markham, ON ~ October 28, 2011 ~ Markham firefighter Larry Pilkey passed away from a duty-related illness on Thursday, October 27, 2011.  He passed away at his home with family at his side after a courageous battle with brain cancer, a recognize...

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Passing of York Regional Police Superintendent Mark Grant
Mon Oct 31

Markham Mayor and Council Offer Condolences on the Passing of York Regional Police Superintendent Mark Grant  Markham, ON ~ October 28, 2011 ~ Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Markham Council extend their condolences to the family and f...

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Markham's Class Environmental Assessment for West Thornhill Flood Study Approved
Sat Oct 22

Markham’s Class Environmental Assessment for West Thornhill Flood Study Has Been ApprovedPhase One Construction to Minimize Basement Flooding in West Thornhill to Begin in 2012 Markham, ON ~ October 15, 2011 ~ Markham has received approval...

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Markham Mayor and Council Offer Condolences on the Passing of Former Whitchurch-Stouffville Mayor
Sun Oct 16

Markham, ON ~ October 16, 2011 ~ Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Markham Council extend their condolences to the family and friends of Eldred King, Former York Regional Chair and Former Whitchurch-Stouffville Mayor, who passed away on October 14...

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Markham Leads Ontario Revolutionizing Polystyrene Foam Recycling
Sat Oct 15

Markham Leads Ontario Revolutionizing Polystyrene Foam RecyclingLaunch of breakthrough green technology facilitates diversion of polystyrene foam from landfill into new products Markham, ON ~ October 15, 2011 - Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members...

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About Markham's Polystyrene Foam Densifier
Sat Oct 15

The Matrix Polymax 2500 cold densifier was installed in Markham in April 2011 and has been funded in partnership with Markham, Waste Diversion Ontario Continuous Improvement Fund and the Canadian Plastics Industry Association. The stackable dens...

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Markham Mayor and Council Offer Condolences on the Passing of Apple Co-Founder and Former CEO Steve
Thu Oct 6

Markham, ON ~ October 6, 2011 -   Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Markham Council extend their thoughts and prayers to the family, friends and colleagues of the late Steve Jobs, who passed away on Wednesday, October 5 surrounded by his...

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Election Results Present Opportunity for all Parties
Thu Oct 6

Let’s Keep Ontario Moving Forward  Markham, ON ~ October 6, 2011 -   Mayor Frank Scarpitti today congratulated all the party leaders on their success in the Provincial election yesterday. He remarked that the outcome of this prov...

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Woodbine – Esna Park Watermain Repairs Complete
Mon Oct 3

Woodbine traffic lanes in full operation MARKHAM, ON, October 3, 2011 ~ The severe watermain break that occurred late Tuesday, September 27 at Woodbine and Esna Park Road was repaired by 6:30 p.m. Sunday, October 2, and Markham opened the two no...

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Markham Mayor and Council Offer Condolences
Mon Aug 29

Markham Mayor and Council Offer Condolenceson the Passing of His Eminence Cardinal Aloysius Ambrozic  Markham, ON ~ August 29, 2011 -  Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Markham Council extend their thoughts and prayers to the Catholic c...

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Markham Opens New Cycling and Pedestrian Route
Mon Aug 29

Supports Healthy Lifestyles For Residents Markham, ON ~ August 29, 2011 ~  Markham cyclists and pedestrians now have a new 18.5 kilometre scenic pathway as Markham Councillors, MPP Dr. Helena Jaczek and families celebrated the official opening...

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Markham Opens New Cycling and Pedestrian Route
Mon Aug 29

Supports Healthy Lifestyles For Residents Markham, ON ~ August 29, 2011 ~  Markham cyclists and pedestrians now have a new 18.5 kilometre scenic pathway as Markham Councillors, MPP Dr. Helena Jaczek and families celebrated the official opening...

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Markham Honours Jack Layton
Wed Aug 24

Markham Honours Jack Layton Condolence Registry Placed at Markham Civic Centre  Markham, ON ~ August 24, 2011 ~ Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Council Markham  have placed a condolence book on behalf of the Town of Markham for...

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Markham Mayor and Council Offer Condolences
Wed Aug 24

Markham Mayor and Council Offer Condolences on the Passing of  Honourable Jack Layton  Markham, ON ~ August 22, 2011 ~ Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Markham Council extend their thoughts and prayers to the family and loved ones of th...

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Markham Mayor and Council Offer Condolences
Mon Aug 22

Markham Mayor and Council Offer Condolences on the Passing of  Honourable Jack Layton  Markham, ON ~ August 22, 2011 ~ Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Members of Markham Council extend their thoughts and prayers to the family and loved ones of th...

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MARKHAM CELEBRATES OPENING OF INDOOR TENNIS CENTRE
Tue Jul 26

MARKHAM CELEBRATES OPENING OF INDOOR TENNIS CENTRE  MARKHAM, ON, July 25, 2011,~ Markham held an official ceremony today to celebrate the opening of its first indoor tennis centre in the Angus Glen community.   The Honourable Peter Ke...

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MARKHAM OPENS NEW STATE-OF-THE-ART EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTRE
Wed Jul 20

 July 20, 2011  MARKHAM, ONTARIO – Representatives from all three levels of government toured Markham’s new Emergency Operations Centre today. The 9,200 square-foot, state-of-the-art facility features advanced computer, te...

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Markham Issues Extreme Heat Alert
Wed Jul 20

Markham, ON ~ July 20, 2011~ Markham has issued an extreme heat alert due to Environment Canada’s forecast of high temperatures over 30 degrees Celsius and a humidex reading that is expected to reach or exceed 40 degrees Celsius in the Markham...

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Markham Council Appoints New Chief Administrative Officer
Wed Jul 20

W.A. (Andy) Taylor Appointed New CAO   Markham, ON ~ July 19, 2011 ~ Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti announced the appointment of Andy Taylor as Chief Administrative Officer for the Town of Markham effective August 8, 2011. Mr. Taylor brings...

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Mayor Frank Scarpitti Extends Condolences on Tragic Death of York Regional Police Officer
Tue Jun 28

Markham, ON ~ June 28, 2011 – Following the on-duty death of a York Regional Police officer this morning, Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti issued the following statement. “On behalf of Markham Council, it is with great sadness that I extend...

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Markham Launches Dynamic and Interactive Portal
Fri Jun 24

MARKHAM, ON ~June 23, 2011 ~ Markham has transformed the way we interact online with residents, following the launch today of our new dynamic and interactive portal.  “We know Markham residents are e-savvy and appreciate the convenience of...

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Markham Councillor Alex Chiu Marks 25 Years in Office
Tue Jun 21

Markham, ON ~ June 14, 2011 - Markham Councillor Alex Chiu is marking his silver anniversary, celebrating 25 years in municipal office. “I have worked and served with Councillor Chiu for many years,” said Mayor Frank Scarpitti. “He...

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Markham Continues to Communicate During Canada Post Strike
Wed Jun 8

Markham, ON ~ June 3, 2011 ~ Markham has plans in place to ensure continued communication with residents and businesses during a Canada Post strike. The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) gave legal notice of a strike effective 11:59 p.m. Thurs...

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About IIFA--Words from Mayor Frank Scarpitti
Thu Jun 2

“We’re honoured to have been chosen as one of the host communities of these prestigious IIFA Buzz Events,” said Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti. “This speaks to Markham’s rich cultural diversity and our reputation for embr...

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Hon. Michael Chan, Minister of Tourism and Culture Says...
Thu Jun 2

“Our government is proud to help support Markham’s Bollywood Extravaganza,” said Hon. Michael Chan, Minister of Tourism and Culture. “Local IIFA Buzz events like this are a great way for our communities to attract visitors, ge...

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Markham Celebrates New Sports Field With Seasonal Dome
Wed Mar 30

Markham held an official ceremony today to celebrate the completion of the new sports field complete with artificial turf and a seasonal dome at St. Robert Catholic High School. The Honourable Peter Kent, Minister of Environment and Member of Parlia...

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Markham Delivers Zero Tax Rate Three Consecutive Years
Wed Mar 2

EXPANDS MUNICIPAL INFRASTRUCTURE - NO SERVICE CUTS Only Ontario municipality to deliver a zero tax rate increase in 2009, 2010, 2011  Markham Council has approved its 2011 Budget with no tax rate increase for a third consecutive year. Markh...

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Markham Hosts New Large Urban Mayor's Caucus of Ontario (LUMCO)
Wed Feb 23

During the meeting there was a celebration in honour of LUMCO Chair, Mississauga Mayor Hazel McCallion’s 90th birthday. On behalf of Markham, Mayor Frank Scarpitti presented Mayor McCallion with a special Heritage plaque and a birthday cake. &...

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Markham's New Convergence Centre Brings Innovation to York Region
Fri Feb 4

Markham new home for VentureLab - Ontario’s latest Regional Innovation Centre The Markham Convergence Centre is now home to the VentureLab, Ontario’s newest innovation centre and part of the Ontario Network of Excellence.  Markham h...

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Power Pledge Community Challenge Day
Mon Aug 9

MARKHAM Pledges to ‘Unplug’ on August 11, 2010Calling on residents and businesses to take the Power Pledge Markham has announced that it will be participating in theupcoming Power Pledge Community Challenge Day on August 11. As part of...

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Markham Mayor and Unionville High School Students Celebrate Earth Day
Tue Apr 20

April 22 Tree Planting at Markham Civic Centre Marks Earth Day and2010 Trees for Tomorrow Program Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, students from the Unionville High School EcoAction Club, Markham Council members and Town staff are being earth...

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Markham Seeking Outstanding Seniors
Sun Apr 18

Markham is seeking nominations for the Mayor’s Seniors Hall of Fame Awards. Now in its 12th year, the awards honour those who make unique and outstanding contributions to the Markham community.   The awards recognize the important cont...

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Markham's Waterworks a Leader in Drinking Water
Thu Oct 29

Markham’s Waterworks a Leader in Drinking Water Among first to receive provincial Quality Management System Accreditation Markham is one of the first municipalities to achieve an important milestone in the management and delivery of safe munic...

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Markham Recognized For Leadership In Zero Waste Initiatives
Thu Oct 1

MARKHAM, ON ~ Markham has been presented with the Association of Municipalities of Ontario’s (AMO) Peter J. Marshall Certificate of Merit for its leadership in waste management, including two key Zero Waste initiatives that are significantly re...

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Regional Councillor Tony C. Wong
Thu Jun 18

Markham Councillor remembered for his dedicated service to the community MARKHAM, ON – June 18, 2009 – Markham Regional Councillor Tony C. Wong, known for his personal and political dedication to community service, has died after an exten...

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500 homes equipped with rooftop solar thermal systems
Wed Jun 3

Markham, Enbridge, York University Explore Solar Water Heating Program Rooftop panels to provide solar water heating for residents MARKHAM, ON – Markham today announced at the 2009 Smog Summit its proposed plan to work with Enbridge Gas Distrib...

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April 22 Tree Planting at Markham Civic Centre
Wed Apr 22

Markham Mayor and Unionville High School Students Celebrate Earth Day April 22 Tree Planting at Markham Civic Centre Marks Earth Day and 2009 Trees for Tomorrow Program MARKHAM, ON – Earth Day, April 22, 2009 - Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, st...

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Markham District Energy System Supports Green Energy Act
Tue Apr 21

Markham Mayor and Ontario Minister of Energy and Infrastructure Open New District Heat and Power System Markham District Energy System Supports Green Energy Act and Reduces Greenhouse Gas Emissions MARKHAM, ON – April 20, 2009 – Minister...

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Markham Council Appoints New Fire Chief
Wed Apr 1

MARKHAM APPOINTS NEW FIRE CHIEF, WILLIAM SNOWBALL Markham, Ontario: Following an extensive national search, William (Bill) Snowball has been appointed Fire Chief for the Town of Markham. Bill Snowball has been a Deputy Fire Chief in Markham since 200...

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Markham Receives Prestigious Heritage Award from Lieutenant Governor
Wed Feb 25

Markham Receives Prestigious Heritage Award from Lieutenant Governor MARKHAM, ON ~ Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Markham Council members recognized community leaders, residents and staff at the February 24 Council meeting for their contributions to Markh...

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2009 Markham Budget – Meeting Economic Challenges
Wed Feb 11

MARKHAM, ON – Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Council approved the 2009 Capital and Operating Budget at the February 10 Council meeting. The budget brings in a zero per cent tax increase and holds the line on Markham’s tax rate for home...

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Markham and York Region Partner on Internet Portal
Thu Nov 20

MARKHAM, ON – Markham and York Region are transforming the way they interact online with residents, following a joint decision today to move forward with the development of a new Internet portal. The first phase of the portal is expected to go...

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Markham Wins Awards As Best Recyclers in Canada
Thu Oct 30

MARKHAM, ON – Markham residents, for the second consecutive year, have been recognized as the best recyclers in Canada. Markham has earned two prestigious Ontario Waste Minimization Awards from the Recycling Council of Ontario, the 2008 Sustain...

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Get Involved – Markham Seeks Volunteers for Advisory Committees
Thu Oct 9

MARKHAM, ON ~ Markham is looking for volunteers to participate in the process of governing the municipality and charting its future. Volunteer positions are available on a variety of advisory committees. Apply now to use your talents and interests fo...

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Markham Wins Economic Developers National Marketing Award
Wed Sep 24

Click Here to View Full PictureCelebrating Markham’s first place award for its marketing of the China Business Mission 2008 from the Economic Developers Association of Canada (EDAC) are (from left) President of the Richmond Hill and Markham C...

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Markham Mayor Announces Traffic Calming Working Group
Thu Sep 11

MARKHAM, ON – Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti announced today a Traffic Calming Working Group to review new traffic calming measures placed on Carlton Road and Village Parkway in Unionville. The Working Group, to be chaired by Ward 3 Councillor J...

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Markham Welcomes Nordlingen Delegation
Thu Aug 28

Nordlingen, Germany - Home of Markham’s founding settlers in 1794 MARKHAM, ON – Markham is welcoming an important delegation of dignitaries from Nordlingen, Germany from August 28 – September 5. Led by Nordlingen Lord Mayor Hermann...

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New John Street Bridge Opens in Thornhill
Wed Aug 27

Markham, ON ~ Thornhill’s John Street Bridge has reopened. The bridge, located on John Street between Bayview and Henderson Avenues, was closed to traffic earlier this year for deck and superstructure replacement. The bridge was built in 1971 a...

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Brenda Librecz appointed Commissioner
Sat Jun 28

Markham appoints Brenda Librecz Commissioner of Community and Fire Services MARKHAM, ON - June 25, 2008 — Brenda Librecz was appointed Commissioner of Community and Fire Services at Markham Council meeting last evening. In this critical senior...

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Click with Markham receives Innovation Award
Sat Jun 28

MARKHAM, ON - June 25, 2008 – Markham has received the 2008 Canadian Association of Municipal Administrators Willis Innovation Award for last year’s unique Click with Markham public engagement program. Initially presented last month at th...

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New Tree Preservation Bylaw
Fri Jun 27

Markham Council Passes Tree Preservation Bylaw MARKHAM, ON – June 25, 2008 – Markham Council has taken another step to protect the environment and promote a greener community. A new tree preservation bylaw was passed by Markham Council on...

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Markham Launches Portable Recycling Bins
Wed Jun 25

Markham Takes Another Step Toward Zero Waste Portable recycling units for Markham’s special events MARKHAM, ON – June 14, 2008 - Markham’s move to zero waste has taken another step with the introduction of portable recycling bins at...

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Ontario's Pesticide Bill Needs To Match Municipal Standards
Wed Jun 25

Ontario’s Pesticide Bill Needs To Match Municipal Standards New bill eliminates municipal control of existing pesticide bylaws MARKHAM, ON - June 20, 2008 — Markham applauds the Ontario government for taking an important step in controlli...

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Markham's water quality testing program a success
Wed Jun 18

Markham’s First Community Lead Testing Program A Success All results show lead contaminant levels well below provincial standards MARKHAM, ON - June 17, 2008 - Markham’s first voluntary residential water quality testing was completed in M...

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Markham Recognizes 2008 Seniors Hall of Fame Winners
Wed Jun 11

MARKHAM, ON ~ June 11, 2008 ~ Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Markham Council recognized the winners of the Mayor’s Seniors Hall of Fame awards, now in its eleventh year, at the June 10 Markham Council meeting. “Seniors are a tremendous asset t...

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Markham is the first municipality in Canada to adopt Local Food Plus
Wed Jun 4

LFP agreement and new Zero Waste program contribute to Markham’s environmental leadership MARKHAM, ON - June 4, 2008 — Markham is the first municipality in Canada to adopt Local Food Plus (LFP) procurement practices for its municipal food...

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MARKHAM HIRES AUDITOR GENERAL – ENSURES ADDED VALUE FOR TAXPAYERS’ DOLLARS
Fri May 23

MARKHAM HIRES AUDITOR GENERAL – ENSURES ADDED VALUE FOR TAXPAYERS’ DOLLARS MARKHAM, ON ~ Markham has hired an Auditor General to ensure the Town’s operations are managed as effectively as possible. Ingrid Kutter, a Chartered Accou...

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Markham Council Offers Condolences and Support to China for Earthquake Relief
Thu May 15

MARKHAM, ON ~ Markham will be supporting China’s relief efforts following the massive earthquake centred in the Wenchuan county of Sichuan Province. At its meeting on May 13, Markham Council passed a motion offering its deepest condolences to t...

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Markham supports Local and Global Initiatives
Wed May 14

Markham supports Local and Global Initiatives MARKHAM, ON ~ May 14, 2008 ~ The following is an update on matters brought before Markham Council on May 13. Markham supports China relief efforts Markham Council offered its deepest condolences to the ci...

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Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti Offers Support and Condolences on China Earthquake
Tue May 13

MARKHAM, ON, May 12, 2008 ~ “Markham offers its deepest condolences to the citizens of China who have been affected by this terrible tragedy. Earthquakes of this nature have a devastating impact, and Markham will provide the support we can to h...

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Markham Welcomes Province's Pesticide Ban
Thu Apr 24

Markham says “Thank you Mr. Premier - you’ve made it a great Earth Day!” Markham, ON ~ Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti welcomes today’s announcement (April 22) of a province-wide ban on the sale and cosmetic use of pesticides. &...

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Markham China Mission results in new business opportunities in China
Mon Apr 21

Markham China Mission results in new business opportunities in China, establishes Markham as a key base for Chinese business in Canada MARKHAM … The 24-member business delegation, led by Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, has returned from its succ...

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John Street Bridge in Thornhill to remain closed until early September
Wed Apr 16

April 16, 2008, Markham, ON ~ Following the results of an emergency assessment last week it has been determined that construction to replace the bridge deck on the John Street Bridge in Thornhill will begin immediately. The bridge, located on John St...

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John Street Bridge in Thornhill Closed
Tue Apr 8

John Street Bridge in Thornhill Closed for Emergency Repair Assessment April 7, 2008...The bridge in Thornhill on John Street between Bayview Avenue and Henderson Avenue has been closed for the next several days for an emergency repair assessment....

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Delegates Ready for China
Fri Mar 21

Led by Honorary Mission Chair and Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti, over 20 delegates from local GTA businesses and associations are participating in the 2008 Markham Chinese Business Mission from March 28 to April 8. “Markham has long recognize...

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2008 Markham Calendar Available for Pickup
Wed Dec 26

The 2008 Town of Markham calendar, which highlights community events throughout the year, is now available for pickup at Town facilities. Pickup Your Calendar at: Community Centres Markham Public Libraries Information Kiosk at Markham Civic Cen...

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Click with Markham
Mon Nov 26

Markham residents take to online polling November 26, 2007 ~ The Town of Markham has taken a quantum leap in community polling with the launch of its "Click with Markham" online program www.clickwithmarkham.ca. With a coordinated promotional campa...

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Green Markham Goes Platinum
Wed Nov 14

MARKHAM, ON ~ November 13, 2007 ~ The Town of Markham has gone platinum. Markham’s Mission Green environmental initiative has earned the coveted 2007 Sustainable Municipality Platinum Award from the Recycling Council of Ontario. The Recycling...

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Click with Markham
Wed Nov 7

Markham Mayor & Council launch online public consultation program MARKHAM, ON ~ November 7, 2007 ~ Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Town Council are seeking community input on six proposed areas of strategic focus through an innovative online publi...

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Beat the Flu Bug
Sun Oct 21

Stay healthy this winter. Protect yourself and the people around you from the flu. Hand washing is the most effective infection control method Six steps to proper hand washing: Wet hands with warm water Apply soap Lather hands for 20 second...

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Markham Welcomes Honda Canada To Town
Wed Aug 22

Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti enthusiastically welcomed Honda Canada’s announcement of a new Canadian head office in the Town.    “This is wonderful news,” said Mayor Scarpitti, who has been working on the Markham proposa...

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Markham Recognizes 2007 Seniors Hall of Fame Winners
Wed Jun 13

Mayor Frank Scarpitti and Markham Council recognized the winners of the Mayor’s Seniors Hall of Fame awards, now in its ninth year, at the June 12 Markham Council meeting.        The awards recognize the contribution, d...

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Downtown Markham Groundbreaking
Wed May 23

Click Here For Photos Political and business leaders break ground on North America's largest LEED-registered mixed¬use development as first LEED-registered commercial tenant announced MARKHAM, ON-May 23, 2007- The Remington Group Inc. has broken...

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Markham Council Approves 2007 Town Budget
Thu May 10

Lowest Tax Increase for Urban Municipalities in York Region   Markham, ON", May 9, 2007 Markham Council approved its 2007 budget at its meeting May 8. This year's budget results in a 3.98 per cent tax increase to the Town's share of the tot...

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Markham Participates In Anti-Litter Town-wide 20-Minute Makeover
Fri Apr 20

Click Here for Photos -> Mayor & Minister  > Staff Markham ~ April 20, 2007 ~ The Town of Markham Council members, staff, local business and students took part in this year's annual 20-Minute Makeover on Friday, April 20. The 20-M...

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Sod turned for Bocce Courts
Sun Apr 15

Click Here to View Photos Sod turned for Bocce Courts at Town of Markham's Centennial Community Centre. Markham, ON ~ April 14, 2007 ~ A sod-turning ceremony was held today at the Town of Markham's Centennial Community Centre to celebrate the start...

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Markham Announces Major Soccer Field Expansion
Thu Apr 5

Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti (fourth from right), Members of Markham Council and York Region District School Board Chair Bill Crothers (fifth from right) celebrate the announcement of the new sports fields with members of the Unionville Milliken Soc...

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