The Regional Municipality Of York

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York Region is looking for residents to join its Planning Advisory Committee

Deadline extended until May 5 for interested applicants

Newmarket – The Regional Municipality of York is accepting applications for resident members to help plan York Region by joining its first Planning Advisory Committee

The Committee will support York Regional Council and staff on key land use planning matters by providing input on topics that impact the long-term community vision for the Region. Residents with general knowledge of land use planning matters, including planning legislation, concepts or processes, are encouraged to apply.

Interested applicants can apply online by completing the form and attaching an up-to-date resume. Applicants preferring to apply by mail can download the application form. Mail the completed form and your resume to:

The Regional Municipality of York
Office of the Regional Clerk
17250 Yonge St., 4th floor
Newmarket, ON L3Y 6Z1

Applications will be accepted until Friday, May 5, 2017. The committee will begin meeting in 2018.

For more information on the committee and application process, including a list of frequently asked questions, please visit or contact Access York at 1-877-464-9675.

The Regional Municipality of York consists of nine local cities and towns, and provides a variety of programs and services to almost 1.2 million residents, 50,000 businesses and 595,000 employees. More information about the Region’s key service areas is available at

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