Tag Archives: Mayor Scarpitti

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…

Media sources and information on Markham Town Aerobic Bioreactor Proposal and community reaction to proposed environmental debacle

1. What People Say About Aerobic Proposal  2. What Media and other sources say about Aerobic Proposal Markham park preservation plan up for debate  – June 25, 2012 Support for Settlers’ Park Motion – June 24, 2012…

Letter from Kimberly Seymour to Mayor Scarpitti and Regional and Ward Councillors after the SPRA meeting on May 30

June 3, 2012 Dear Mayor Scarpitti and Honorable Regional and Ward Councillors, I am writing in response to a few emails I received this past Friday that were also copied to you, regarding the Settler’s…

Markham project worries landfill’s neighbours – Thornhill Liberal

Kim Zarzour wrote in Thornhill Liberlal on May 24, 2012 A battle is brewing in the back yards of some Markham residents and both sides say they are on the side of the environment. The Town of…

People concerned about the German Mills Settlers Park, its wildlife, health and safety of park visitors and residents around the Park

We keep publishing comments from the people who are concerned about the Park, wildlife, health and safety of park visitors and residents around the Park. Comments are taken from the petition “Stop Bioreactor Project Save German…

Commentary on Methane Production at Former Sabiston Landfill

Commentary on Methane Production The following is my summary of the methane readings provided to me by Councillor Howard Shore. Readings from March 18, 2010 to December 2, 2011 Western header (7 probes)               Average reading…

German Mills Residents Association (GMRA) published information about Save German Mills Settlers Park! initiative

A group of concerned local residents has come together in opposition to the proposed aerobic test site within German Mills Settlers Park (the former Sabiston Landfill). The group has invited members of the German Mills…

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…