Tag Archives: environmental leadership Markham

Media: Markham backs away from landfill pilot project

Published on June 27 by yourkregion.com Written by L.H. Tiffany Hsieh United front. Markham residents, decked out in green, turned out at last night’s council meeting in an attempt to stave off plans for an aerobic bioreactor…

Markham park preservation plan up for debate

yourkregion.com posted an article on June 25, 2012 “Residents and supporters of Thornhill greenspace, eyed by the town for an aerobic technology pilot test, organized a last-minute march through the meadowland and neighbouring streets yesterday…

David Slotnick- WNENA President’s Personal Commentary on Settler’s Park

From: David Slotnik Subject: Settler’s Park-Personal Commentary Date: Sat, 23 Jun 2012 08:49:23 -0400 Hi WNENA Network Please read this email,these are my comments following a PERSONAL visit I had to Settler’s Park (Don Mills & John…

Residents of Thornhill write to Markham Council in support of German Mills Meadow & Natural Habitat to be included into Markham Park System and to say final NO to aerobic bioreactor in the greenspace near residential houses

We encourage you to write your own personal letter to all Councillors to support our greenspace. Please send your emails to these addresses: hshore@markham.ca; clerks@markham.ca; fscarpitti@markham.ca; jheath@markham.ca; vburke@markham.ca; joeli@markham.ca; achiu@markham.ca; alan.ho@markham.ca; info@germanmills.org; jjones@markham.ca; glandon@markham.ca; dhamilton@markham.ca; cmoretti@markham.ca;…

Most of the German Mills Park meadow was mowed down on June 8. How are the threatened species of birds feeling about it?

The Town of Markham mowed the huge portion of the field south of the Cottonwood homes on June 8 as well as a large swath around the upper trail.  Along with the grass, even small saplings of young trees were…

Thornhill residents voice frustrations at green space meeting and expect Markham Council to demonstrate true environmental leadership

yorkregion.com has posted an artilcle about the fist public meeting of Settlers Park Residents Association (SPRA) on May 30, 2012 “Residents voice frustrations at green space meeting” by Kim Zarzour May 31, 2012 – 3:09 PM…

The Applicability of Using Aerobic Technology for the Former Sabiston Landfill Site Public Information Meeting – FACILITATOR’S SUMMARY – March 19, 2012

The Applicability of Using Aerobic Technology for the Former Sabiston Landfill Site Public Information Meeting FACILITATOR’S SUMMARY March 19, 2012 7:30pm to 9:30pm Council Chamber, Markham Civic Centre   Contents 3 Welcoming Comments by Mayor Frank Scarpitti and…