Settlers Park Clean Up on October 14 2018. Photos

This time park visitors have left our Park clean and tidy so we had a little work to do! Sorry not all were captured by the camera as many have already left with their bags…

Items for CLC March 7, 2018

Items for CLC March 7, 2018   Update of gas line repair and the fill project -removal of vegetation along the backyard fence on the meadow side -slope adjustment- from 4 to 1 to 5…

Volunteers Needed

Markham Boards and Committees need your help.

Protecting Toronto’s Natural Heritage

Source: https://www.protectnatureto.org Toronto’s green spaces – especially those outstanding natural areas that still retain the capacity to function as healthy habitat – are treasured and enjoyed by many citizens and visitors to our city. They are also protected…

Spring return of Redwing Blackbirds and Robins to German Mills Settlers Park

Spring is underway (Soon we hope) and some of our songbirds have already returned from the south. Two early arrivals that have already been seen in the area are the Redwing Blackbirds and Robins although…

Settlers Park Clean Up on April 17 2016. Photos

This time we collected more garbage than usually. Thanks a lot to all neighbours and friends of Settlers Park for joining us!

SPRA 2016 AGM Notice and Agenda

Settlers Park Residents Association   Dear SPRA Member, SPRA Annual General Meeting 2016 and Pub Night   We cordially invite you to attend our 2016 annual general meeting (AGM) on Saturday, May 14th, 6pm, at…

A young deer at the neighbours yard fence – German Mills Meadow and Natural Habitat

SPRA Semi-annual Park Clean-UP Fall 2014, October 19 photo report

Thank you everybody who came last Sunday to clean our Park. Since SPRA started this regular clean-ups in Fall 2012, the amount of garbage significantly reduced and now we have collected fewer than ten small bags.…

Meet’m’Greet with Your Markham municipal election candidates

Meet’m’Greet with Your Markham municipal election candidates Tuesday, Sept. 30 at 7 pm. Doors open at 6:30 to mix and mingle.  At Seneca College’s Markham Campus Seneca Way (near Allstate Pkwy and Hwy. 7). Short…

Thornhill Ward 1 All Candidates Meeting on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at 7:30 pm. Henderson Avenue Public School, 66 Henderson Avenue, Thornhill

The Markham Thornhill Ward 1 All Candidates Meeting for the October 27, 2014 Markham municipal election for local councillor, regional councillors, mayoral and school board trustee candidates will be held on:   Thursday, September 18,…

The Toronto Field Naturalists

SPRA invites you to check the website of The Toronto Field Naturalists have been promoting a love of nature in Toronto since 1923. TFN was very supportive of SPRA efforts to protect German Mills Settlers’ Park…

PowerStream Alerting Customers To Phone Scam

PowerStream alerting customers to phone scam Criminals posing as utility employees seeking payment over the telephone VAUGHAN, ON, July 4, 2014 – PowerStream has been following closely a telephone scam originally reported in the United States…

35,000-seat cricket stadium in Markham?

The following is from the Canadian Premier League T20 website www.cplt20.ca: a site dedicated to promoting a cricket and a conceptual Premier Twenty20 league in Canada. TORONTO July 14 2014 – An upstart professional cricket league announced…

City of Markham releases 2013 Annual Report

Markham’s 2013 Annual Report Celebrates Outstanding Successes Strong financials, low taxes, economic prosperity and community engagement among 2013 highlights  Markham, ON – July 9, 2014 – The City of Markham released its 2013 Annual Report, Markham in…

Markham’s Arboretum Cathedraltown

Saturday morning residents happily celebrated the official grand opening of the Arboretum and Heritage Orchard Park on Reflection Road in Cathedraltown.  Ward 6 Councillor Alan Ho hosted the event and invited families to his afternoon…

Markham Adopt-a-Park program update

Adopt-a-Park Program Settlers Park Residents Association is very happy to be participating in the Markham Adopt-a-Park program. We adopted German Mills Meadow and Natural Habitat parkland on April 14, 2013. Markham has recognized our contribution…

Health inspectors charge Markham, Vaughan restaurants with violations

Health inspectors charge Markham, Vaughan restaurants with violations For more information on the food premises disclosure system, healthy eating or any other health-related topic, call York Region Health Connection at 1-800-361-5653, TTY 1-866-252-9933, or visit york.ca/foodsafety.…

Ontario health study visits Markham

Ontario health study visits Markham Markham Economist & Sun By Kathryn Chen An Ontario Health Study Local Study Centre is coming to Markham later this month to involve the community in a study to help create…

3 Markham postal codes losing doordoor mail delivery

;widows: auto;-webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;word-spacing:0px’>Canada Post has informed employees that several neighbourhoods of Markham – with postal codes starting with L3R, L3T, L6G – will be converting from door-to-door mail delivery to community mailboxes in early summer…

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An Open Letter to Markham City Council

An Open Letter to Markham City Council

­­­­Settlers Park Residents Association   An Open Letter to Markham City Council February 11, 2014 Dear Mr. Mayor, Deputy Mayor and City…

News & Events

SPRA Calendar for Spring 2018

SPRA Calendar for Spring 2018

1) SPRA Semi-annual Park Clean-up When: Sunday, April 8, at 1:00-2:30 p.m. Where: German Mills Meadow at the pump station   2) Annual…

Markham celebrates 1-year countdown to Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games

;widows: auto;-webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;word-spacing:0px’>The crowd is rather small but the support…

Pedestrian critical after being struck by a car in Markham

;widows: auto;-webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px;word-spacing:0px’>The man was hit near the intersection of…

Markham is hosting a 1 Year Pan Am Countdown celebration this Sunday

Markham is hosting a 1 Year Pan Am Countdown celebration…

Park Liaison Group

News from Park Liaison Group

News from Park Liaison Group

The German Mills Meadow and Natural Habitat Liaison group have been working with the City of Markham and the Settler’s Park Residents…

NOTICE OF PROJECT COMMENCEMENT GERMAN MILLS SETTLERS PARK EROSION RESTORATION – PHASE 1

Download PDF file of NOTICE OF PROJECT COMMENCEMENT Toronto and Region…

Report Your Concern about the Park

German Mills Meadow and Natural Habitat Liaison Group requests for…

Resources

Settlers Park Residents Association (SPRA) Membership Form

Settlers Park Residents Association (SPRA) Membership Form

Settlers Park Residents Association (SPRA) Membership Form SPRA 2014 Membership Form Your annual membership fee of only $10 per household helps to…

SPRA

SPRA position on the need to add pedestrian crosswalks at John St. and Cottonwood Crt and Chestnut Gate.

SPRA position on the need to add pedestrian crosswalks at John St. and Cottonwood Crt and Chestnut Gate.

Sooner or later someone is going to get seriously hurt crossing John Street to catch the bus! In the past year SPRA…

SPRA Annual General Meeting took place on May 23 at 7 pm at Thonrhill Community Centre

SPRA held its Annual General Meeting at Fireside Lounge (Thornhill Community…

Join SPRA to Clean Up our Park on Sunday, April 14 at 2 pm

SPRA invites all its members, community residents, and all who…