Town of Newmarket


Special Committee of the Whole

Meeting #:
Council Chambers
Municipal Offices
395 Mulock Drive
Newmarket, ON L3Y 4X7
Members Present:
  • Mayor Taylor
  • Councillor Simon
  • Councillor Woodhouse
  • Councillor Twinney
  • Councillor Morrison
  • Councillor Kwapis
  • Councillor Broome
  • Councillor Bisanz
Members Absent:
  • Deputy Mayor & Regional Councillor Vegh
Staff Present:
  • E. Armchuk, Acting Chief Administrative Officer
  • P. Noehammer, Commissioner of Development & Infrastructure Services
  • I. McDougall, Commissioner of Community Services
  • L. Lyons, Acting Commissioner of Corporate Services
  • K. Saini, Acting Director of Legislative Services/Town Clerk
  • C. Kalimootoo, Director of Public Works Services
  • M. Mayes, Director of Financial Services/Town Treasurer
  • A. Walkom, Legislative Coordinator
  • J. Grossi, Legislative Coordinator

For consideration by Council on February 11, 2019.

The meeting was called to order at 9:20 AM.

Mayor Taylor in the Chair.

There were no declarations of pecuniary interest.

The Director of Financial Services/Treasurer provided a presentation regarding the Operating Budget and the 2019 Preliminary Budget. The presentation outlined rate-supported components of the budget, tax-supported components of the budget and budget reduction options. 

Members of Council queried Staff on the Mulock Farm operating costs, Smart Meters and further tax reduction options.


  • Moved by:Councillor Woodhouse
    Seconded by:Councillor Kwapis
    1. That the presentation regarding the Operating Budget and 2019 Preliminary Budget be received.

  • Moved by:Councillor Bisanz
    Seconded by:Councillor Morrison
    1. That the meeting be adjourned at 10:59 AM.