Councillor, Ward 6
First elected in 2006, Councillor Godwin Chan has provided community leadership in a wide range of areas, including policing, education, public health and road safety for over two decades. As a volunteer, he helped to found Richmond Hill Road Watch and served as the Founding Treasurer and Fundraising Chair. Councillor Chan is committed to fostering a sense of community belonging and promoting community safety. As a strong advocate for extending Yonge subway to Richmond Hill, he champions for full Federal and Provincial funding and works closely with others, including the Yonge North Group comprising local Councillors in Markham and Vaughan, to make this much-needed public transit project a reality.