David Barrow, born May 7, 1947, is the former mayor of Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada.
Barrow was born and raised in Richmond Hill and graduated of Ryerson Polytechnic Institute.
He first entered elected office as Ward 4 councilor from 1978 to 1985 and York Regional Councillor from 1997 to 2006.
Barrow was first elected as mayor of Richmond Hill in 2006, following the retirement of longtime mayor William F. Bell.
Barrow resigned as mayor in September 2021, following a medical leave.
During his hiatus from public life, Barrow ran his family business following the death of his father Elgin Barrow.
Dave Barrow, who was mayor of Richmond Hill for 15 years until 2021, died at the age of 75.
Dave Barrow Wife: Who is Tomye Anne?
Tomye Anne was the beloved wife of Dave Barrow, the couple were married for more than two decades until Dave Barrow’s sudden demise.
Dave Barrow was last seen in public Sept. 15. He and his wife attended a ceremony at Dave Barrow Square, which was being dedicated to him for his long service to the city.
The city confirmed the sudden passing of the former mayor on the morning of Sept. 22. The cause of death is currently not available.