Mayor and Council
The governing body of the City of Markham is the municipal council, which is tasked with making decisions about city services. Some of these services include:
- Fire and Emergency services
- Garbage and recycling
- Local roads and sidewalks
- Winter maintenance and snow plowing
- Libraries and recreation facilities
- Planning and development
The Council of the City of Markham is made up of:
- The mayor;
- Four regional councillors; and
- Eight councillors, representing eight electoral wards.
The mayor and four regional councillors are elected by the community to represent the City of Markham with the Regional Municipality of York.
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