The Regional Municipality Of York


Good neighbours are a good reason to celebrate

Meet the tenants that make Housing York Inc.’s communities exceptional

Newmarket – Housing York Inc., The Regional Municipality of York’s non-profit housing corporation, invites media to attend the 2016 Good Neighbour Award ceremony, a celebration of individuals who have made a positive difference in their communities.

York Region invited tenants to recognize neighbours who make a difference in their community. After receiving more than 40 submissions, Housing York is please to recognize 10 exceptional tenants.

Good Neighbour Award ceremony and video presentations

Friday, November 4, 2016, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.             

Madsen's Greenhouse Banquet & Chapel
160 Bayview Parkway, Town of Newmarket

Jack Heath, City of Markham Deputy Mayor and Chair of Housing York Inc.
Members of York Regional Council
Award winners, nominators and Housing York residents

As the largest housing provider in York Region and home to more than 4,000 residents, Housing York strives to create and maintain healthy, vibrant and inclusive communities where tenants are engaged and connected to each. For more information about Housing York, visit

The Regional Municipality of York consists of nine cities and towns, and provides a variety of programs and services to almost 1.2 million residents, 50,000 businesses and 580,000 employees. More information about the Region’s key service areas is available at


Media Contact:
Melissa Pinto, Community and Health Services
The Regional Municipality of York
Tel: 1-877-464-9675, ext. 74016
After-hours: 905-806-1216,

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