King City: Environment Art Work Revealed

By |2018-10-07T22:48:54-04:00October 7th, 2018|Environment|

Internationally Renowned Artist’s Work - Monumental in Size – Lies Hidden since 1971 Originally Published in the King Weekly August 2003  View the Trailer for the New Documentary Movie "A Shift in the Landscape, By Simone Estrin  In the winter of 1973, a pair of 10-year-old boys, one of them a descendant of James [...]

A Shift In The Landscape

By |2018-11-28T20:09:26-04:00August 28th, 2018|Community, Environment|

The background photo you see is an area of King City that remains untouched by development. It is protected by Oak Ridges Moraine legislation, and it is literally minutes walk from the centre of the village. In that field is a work of art created by world renowned sculptor, Richard Serra, who is regarded [...]

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Look How Far We’ve Come!

By |2018-08-28T18:34:45-04:00August 20th, 2018|Community, King City Lions|

Our KC Lions are the spark that has always driven recreation in King City.  Check out these Recreational Enhancements: Construction of the King City Skate Park and Ball Hockey Court (a Lion’s Idea) King City Craft Beer and Food Truck Festival (Lions Were There from Day One in 2011) Revitalization of Memorial Park’s Ball [...]

King Township the best place to live in York Region: MoneySense

By |2018-11-28T20:10:12-04:00August 1st, 2018|Community, Featured|

MoneySense Magazine has listed King Township as the best place to live in York Region!  Read the article here at YorkRegion.com Dorio's Italian Bakery is the featured photo.  Nice!

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It is My Honour and Privilege to Serve King

By |2018-11-28T20:10:24-04:00May 4th, 2018|Election, Featured|

To all the residents and ratepayers of Ward 1, it has been my privilege to serve as your Ward councillor since 2006,  and my honour to have been acclaimed twice in the 2010 and 2014 elections. Once again I am asking for your support to serve our community for another term, to enable me to [...]

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Magna International in King City

By |2018-08-11T15:09:57-04:00May 15th, 2015|Development, Featured|

  Back in 2000, after extensive public consultation, the King City Community Plan was approved.  As part of that plan, a 105 acre parcel of land at the south east corner of King Road and Jane Street was designated as a Prestige Employment Area.  The vision was for a head office of an insurance company, [...]

Craft Beer Festival a Big Hit!

By |2018-11-28T20:10:39-04:00June 17th, 2014|Community, Featured|

https://youtu.be/0x9Yifuohlw After attending the  "King City Craft Beer & Food Truck Festival" this past Father's Day weekend, I have to admit, I'm feeling pretty good about myself.  Four years ago I wrote an article on this blog (here) about the yet to be constructed skate park and how once built it could be a catalyst for an annual [...]

King City BLACK and Blue Over Schomberg Rec Centre

By |2018-11-28T20:11:01-04:00October 3rd, 2010|Opinion|

There was a point during this term of council where I thought there was the possibility that Mayor Black might redeem herself to King City residents for the tumult she brought here during her tenure as Mayor vis a vis the King City Community Plan process and the implementation of sanitary servicing. But that quickly [...]

Lions Continue to Spearhead King City Recreation

By |2018-08-10T23:42:44-04:00September 29th, 2010|King City Lions|

As it has been, it seems it always shall be. The King City Lions are the main reason why King City residents have any recreational opportunities to speak of. Having spearheaded the planning and fund raising for the King City Lion's Arena that opened in 1972, and again for its expansion in 1997, the Lions [...]