The Council Workshop was held on Monday, June 9, 2014 in Council Chambers, 395 Mulock Drive, Newmarket.


Members Present:

Mayor Van Bynen


Regional Councillor Taylor


Councillor Kerwin


Councillor Hempen


Councillor Di Muccio (1:43 to 4:35 p.m.)


Councillor Emanuel




Councillor Vegh

Councillor Twinney

Councillor Sponga



Staff Present:

R.N. Shelton, Chief Administrative Officer


R. Prentice, Commissioner of Development and Infrastructure  Services

A. Moore, Commissioner of Corporate Services


I. McDougall, Commissioner of Community Services


A. Brouwer, Director of Legislative Services / Town Clerk


R. Nethery, Director of Planning & Building Services


M. Plaunt, Senior Planner, Policy


J. Unger, Assistant Director of Planning

M. Mayes, Director of Financial Services/Treasurer


L. Moor, Council/Committee Coordinator


Declarations of Pecuniary Interest


Councillor Hempen declared a conflict in the plan boundary modifications contained within the PowerPoint presentation that may refer to the properties known as 20 Hill Street and 232 Penn Avenue, as he is the registered owner of both sites.  He advised he would not take part in the discussion related to those areas.  





The Director of Planning and Building Services introduced staff and provided a brief overview of the proposed Draft Urban Centres Secondary Plan.


The Senior Planner, Policy addressed those present with the ‘Newmarket Urban Centres Secondary Plan and Active Transportation Network’ PowerPoint presentation and discussed various aspects in respect to the development of the plans, timelines, targets, conformity and a summary of comments received. 




There being no further business the meeting adjourned at 4:35 p.m.





  July 4, 2014




Tony Van Bynen, Mayor



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