The Regional Municipality Of York


York Region releases a series of plans, reports and strategies that help The Region and local municipalities make decisions, set policies, and plan for the future. York Region is committed to providing excellent service to residents and strives to create thriving communities.

The Agriculture and Agri-Food Sector Strategy provides direction for the long-term growth of the sector and guides policy development and initiatives.

York Region has a long cultural history which began approximately 11,000 years ago. Archaeological sites represent fragile and non-renewable cultural heritage resources that need to be protected.

The plan sets a vision, priorities and key actions to strengthen and integrate child care and early years services for children from birth to age 12 and their families.

The Strategic Plan identifies the critical steps necessary over the term of Council to meet the long-range vision for the Region, Vision 2051.

The goal of the Action Plan for Economic Development is to create a York Region where both businesses and residents can thrive.

The Employment and Industry Report provides a detailed overview of industry and employment trends in York Region.

York Region has long recognized its responsibilities under the Green Energy Act. The Region has produced a number of documents giving guidance to energy stewardship and sustainable living.

York Region strives to protect and enhance the natural environment. This strategy outlines how we can achieve a greener environment.

The Growth and Development Review is released annually to provide an update on factors that affect the economic health of York Region.

The built environment is the physical environment where we live, work and play. Find out how the built environment affects your health.

York Region’s 10-Year Housing and Homelessness Plan will increase the supply of affordable and rental housing, help people find and keep housing and strengthen the housing and homelessness system.

Plan for managing York Region’s waste over the next 25 to 40 years.

Information about York Region’s Long Term Water Conservation Strategy

The Regional Official Plan is a document that outlines the policies of The Regional Municipality of York to guide economic, environmental and community building decisions.

The York Region Seniors Strategy looks at the growing and changing seniors population, defines our role in serving seniors and sets the course for action to best support the aging population, while balancing the needs of all residents.

York Region’s Sustainability Strategy is our commitment to creating a sustainable future for the current and future residents of York Region.

York Region`s Transportation Master Plan outlines goals for the transportation system including active transportation, rapid transit and Regional roads.

Vision 2051 is York Region's latest long-term strategy. It describes The Region’s vision of the next 40 years and the steps to achieve it.

The Water and Wastewater Master Plan is York Region’s strategy for providing water and wastewater services to residents and businesses to the year 2051.

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