The Regional Municipality Of York


Media Inquiries

If you would like information about Regional services, or want to interview a York Region spokesperson, please contact Corporate Communications.

1-877-464-9675 x 71234

Council and Committee Meetings

Members of the public and the media can attend all Council and Committee meetings. There is designated seating in the Council Chambers for accredited media and available seating in all meeting and seminar rooms.

Please contact us if you have special technical requirements.


Members of the media can use the north visitor parking area off Gladman Avenue. The front circle of the Administrative Centre is the best location for satellite and microwave vehicle transmissions.

Contact Information

Patrick Casey, Director
Contact: 1-877-464-9675 x 71235 / Cell: 905-715-8211

Media Relations and Strategic Communications Support

Jennifer Mitchell, Manager, Corporate Communications
Contact: 1-877-464-9675 x 71236 / Cell: 905-955-2533

Barbara Schnier, Corporate Communications Advisor
Portfolio: Corporate Services, Finance
Contact: 1-877-464-9675 x 71237 / Cell: 905-505-5775

Kylie-Anne Doerner, Corporate Communications Advisor
Portfolio: Legal and Courts Services, Planning and Economic Development   
Contact: 1-877-464-9675 x 71232 / Cell: 289-716-6035

Ben Mulholland, Corporate Communications Advisor
Portfolio: Community and Health Services  
Contact: 1-877-464-9675 x 76664 / Cell: 289-716-9605

Melissa Pinto, Corporate Communications Advisor
Portfolio: Environmental Services
Contact: 1-877-464-9675 x 73034 / Cell: 437-997-6821

Tamara Ostrowski, Corporate Communications Advisor
Portfolio: Transportation Services
Contact: 1-877-464-9675 x 71226 / Cell: 905-251-6412



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