Markland Wood | Community Established in 1960

President's Update

Georgina Balascas

Hi Everyone,

Greeting Marklanders,
It may seem like déjà vu, but indeed I am back as the President of the MWHA. I was elected by the membership at our AGM which took place on October 30th.

I am very excited to be able to serve our wonderful community again.

I am also very pleased to announce that Anna Schaefer has also returned to the Board as the Vice-President. Anna has held many positions at the Board, including President and Past President.

I am looking forward to a very productive and busy year ahead.

We had an excellent turnout for the AGM. The program that evening was very important to our community as we heard what our elected officials are doing to defend Markland Wood against GTAA expansion and the use of runways that will impact negatively on the quality of life in our community. I would like to take this opportunity to thank MP Borys Wrzesnewskyj's Parliamentary Assistant Melissa Tica, our MPP, Yvan Baker and our Councillor for Ward 3 and Deputy Mayor, Stephen Holiday for coming and informing us of their efforts to put an end to the Airport's plans to expand.

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MWHA Annual Collections

on Sunday, 01 October 2017.

Dear Markland Wood Residents,

Our 2017-2018 Membership Dues collection drive has started. Please see that attached document for further information.

You have several options for payment:

1. You can wait for your MWHA director or associate director to visit your home and collect.

2. You can send in a cheque to the MWHA at:

MWHA
P.O. Box 11
Etobicoke, Ontario
M9C 4V2

3. NEW - you can pay by PayPal (or credit card if you don't have a PayPal account) by clicking the button below (PayPal payment is $21 = $20 Dues + $1 Transaction Fee):

Annual Garage Sale

on Saturday, 27 May 2017.

World's Largest Garage Sale!

On Saturday, May 27th, 2017, the Markland Wood Homeowners Association and the whole neighbourhood hosted "The World's Largest Community Garage Sale."

"Come one, come all to the greatest bargains in the Greater Toronto Area!"

The 2018 Markland Wood Garage Sale will be held on Saturday May 26. Don't forget to mark this annual event into your calendar.

Map to: World's Largest Garage Sale!

Christmas Caravan 2017

on Sunday, 10 December 2017.

Christmas Caravan 2017

Dear Markland Wood Residents,

On Sunday, December 10th, the Markland Wood Homeowners Association celebrated our 50th annual Christmas Caravan. This was our annual event to collect non-perishable foods items gently used clothing, unused toys and cash donations from every home on every street in Markland Wood.

 

Airport News

on Tuesday, 05 September 2017.

Click Here for Toronto Airport Noise Related Contact Information

September 10, 2017
MARKLANDER/WEBSITE report – Airport Committee Update

We are pleased to report that a great deal of work has been done over the summer to establish a strong and united coalition on behalf of more than 10 communities and 7 elected officials at the municipal, provincial and federal levels of government.

This new group will be countering recent operational changes proposed by the GTAA affecting the flight paths, operating hours and volume of traffic at Toronto Pearson International Airport. The coalition will emphasize concerns over safety to the passengers and to the community as this is the only topic (i. e. safety) that Transport Canada is willing to discuss.

With much effort, good cooperation and above all, our most appreciated political leadership, we have formed our coalition uniting the efforts of Markland Wood (MWHA), Rockwood Homeowners’ Association (RHA) and Fleetwood Homeowners Association (FHA) with Sherway Homeowners & Recreation Association (SHORA) and the Alderwood Residents Association (ARA).

The coalition is called the Community Alliance for Air Safety (CAAS) and was formed on August 29, 2017. We have also registered a website, Facebook site, Twitter account and a crowd funding site. All will be live in the coming week.

WWW.CAASAFETY.CA
Facebook: Community Alliance for Air Safety
Twitter: @CAASAFETY1

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Twitter News

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