Where can I get a copy of the new Official Plan?
The 2014 Official Plan is available online, or you can view a copy at the Clerk's Department, Markham Civic Centre, 101 Town Centre Boulevard, Main Floor) from Monday to Friday between 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM. Copies are also available for viewing at Markham's public libraries.
What was the basis for preparing Markham’s new Official Plan?
On May 2010, Council endorsed a growth alternative for Markham to guide future residential and employment growth to 2031 (Report). This alternative takes an ‘environment first’ approach starting with the identification and protection of a City-wide Greenway System. It also identifies the amount, and location of population and employment growth for Markham to 2031.The endorsed growth alternative will form the basis for preparing a new Official Plan.