Markham

Markham Mayor appoints Committee Chairs for 2018-2022 term of Council

Monday, December 17, 2018

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MARKHAM, ON –  December 17, 2018 —    During a Council Meeting last week, Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti appointed Committee Chairs for the 2018-2022 term of Council. Don Hamilton was appointed Deputy Mayor.

“I am proud of the strong leadership my colleagues will bring to these key positions at the City of Markham,” says Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti. “I am proud of this team and I know they will continue to champion and invest in key projects and initiatives while ensuring we deliver exceptional services to the people of Markham. I look forward to working with all the appointees over the next four years as we move our city forward together.”


General Committee

Comprised of all Members of Council, and reports and makes recommendations to Council on issues relating to: City-owned land and buildings, administrative matters relating to City policies, human resources, financial management and budgets, by-laws and licenses, community service policies including recreation and community organizations, cultural affairs, roads, park construction, environmental management & sustainability issues, fire and other protective services.

Finance & Administrative

  • Chair: Jack Heath
  • Vice Chair: Khalid Usman

Community Services

  • Chair: Karen Rea
  • Vice Chair: Isa Lee

Environment & Sustainability

  • Chair: Joe Li
  • Vice Chair: Reid McAlpine

Land, Building & Parks Construction

  • Chair: Keith Irish
  • Vice Chair: Andrew Keyes

Members: All Members of Council


Development Services Committee

Comprised of all Members of Council, and reports and makes recommendations to Council on issues relating to: the City’s Official Plan including land use planning, urban design guidelines, transportation and servicing infrastructure, environmental assessment, housing and heritage policies, parks and public open space policy and standards, and economic development and culture strategy.

Planning - Development & Policy

  • Chair: Jim Jones
  • Vice Chair: Keith Irish

Culture & Economic Development Issues

  • Chair: Alan Ho
  • Vice Chair: Khalid Usman

Engineering - Transportation & Infrastructure

  • Chair: Don Hamilton
  • Vice Chair: Reid McAlpine

Members: All Members of Council

Budget Committee

  • Chair: Amanda Collucci
  • Vice Chair: Andrew Keyes
  • Members:
    • Don Hamilton
    • Keith Irish
    • Reid McAlpine
    • Karen Rea
    • Khalid Usman

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Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti's Office: Lama Nicolas, Senior Communications Advisor at lnicolas@markham.ca or 416-671-2890.

For all other media inquiries related to this news release: Erynn Sally, Media Relations Coordinator at esally@markham.ca or 416-737-2684.

MARKHAM, ON –  December 17, 2018 —    During a Council Meeting last week, Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti appointed Committee Chairs for the 2018-2022 term of Council. Don Hamilton was appointed Deputy Mayor.

“I am proud of the strong leadership my colleagues will bring to these key positions at the City of Markham,” says Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti. “I am proud of this team and I know they will continue to champion and invest in key projects and initiatives while ensuring we deliver exceptional services to the people of Markham. I look forward to working with all the appointees over the next four years as we move our city forward together.”


General Committee

Comprised of all Members of Council, and reports and makes recommendations to Council on issues relating to: City-owned land and buildings, administrative matters relating to City policies, human resources, financial management and budgets, by-laws and licenses, community service policies including recreation and community organizations, cultural affairs, roads, park construction, environmental management & sustainability issues, fire and other protective services.

Finance & Administrative

  • Chair: Jack Heath
  • Vice Chair: Khalid Usman

Community Services

  • Chair: Karen Rea
  • Vice Chair: Isa Lee

Environment & Sustainability

  • Chair: Joe Li
  • Vice Chair: Reid McAlpine

Land, Building & Parks Construction

  • Chair: Keith Irish
  • Vice Chair: Andrew Keyes

Members: All Members of Council


Development Services Committee

Comprised of all Members of Council, and reports and makes recommendations to Council on issues relating to: the City’s Official Plan including land use planning, urban design guidelines, transportation and servicing infrastructure, environmental assessment, housing and heritage policies, parks and public open space policy and standards, and economic development and culture strategy.

Planning - Development & Policy

  • Chair: Jim Jones
  • Vice Chair: Keith Irish

Culture & Economic Development Issues

  • Chair: Alan Ho
  • Vice Chair: Khalid Usman

Engineering - Transportation & Infrastructure

  • Chair: Don Hamilton
  • Vice Chair: Reid McAlpine

Members: All Members of Council

Budget Committee

  • Chair: Amanda Collucci
  • Vice Chair: Andrew Keyes
  • Members:
    • Don Hamilton
    • Keith Irish
    • Reid McAlpine
    • Karen Rea
    • Khalid Usman

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Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti's Office: Lama Nicolas, Senior Communications Advisor at lnicolas@markham.ca or 416-671-2890.

For all other media inquiries related to this news release: Erynn Sally, Media Relations Coordinator at esally@markham.ca or 416-737-2684.