*Please note the date and location for the Caledon Open House and Planning Act section references have changed from what was
Notice is hereby given that the Council of the Regional Municipality of Peel will hold a public meeting, pursuant to Section 26(3) of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, as amended, to discuss revisions to the Regional Official Plan that may be required as part of the five-year Official Plan Review. In addition to the public meeting Regional staff will be conducting three open houses to provide members of the public an opportunity to ask questions of staff and learn about the upcoming Regional Official Plan Review.
The purpose and effect of the potential Official Plan revisions are as set out in section 26 of the Planning Act and encompass a review of the Regional Official Plan to ensure that it conforms to all of the current provincial plans, policies and legislation.
The lands to which the potential Official Plan revisions apply are the entire Region of Peel.
- Wednesday, May 1, 2013
7:00pm to 9:00pm
Mississauga Central Library
301 Burnhamthorpe Rd. W.
- Wednesday, May 8, 2013
5:00pm to 8:00pm
City of Brampton
2 Wellington St. W.
- Wednesday, May 8, 2013
6:00pm to 9:00pm
St. James Anglican Church
6029 Old Church Rd.
The public meeting will be held immediately prior to the Regional Council meeting.
- Thursday, May 23, 2013
Region of Peel Council Chambers
10 Peel Centre Dr., Suite A, 5th Floor
Any person may attend this public meeting or make written or verbal representation about what revisions may be required to the Regional Official Plan. Any person may submit their written representation to the Regional Clerk by email at email@example.com or by fax at 905-791-1693 before May 15, 2013 to have the presentation available to Council. Any person wanting to make a verbal representation is requested to contact the Regional Clerk before May 15, 2013 to be placed on the agenda.
If you wish to be notified of adoption of official plan amendments during this Official Plan Review, or of the refusal of a request to amend the Official Plan, you must make a written request by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail at:
Kathryn Lockyer, Regional Clerk
Director of Clerk’s and Regional Clerk
The Regional Municipality of Peel
10 Peel Centre Drive, Suite A, 5th Floor
Brampton, Ontario, L6T 4B9
If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the Regional Municipality of Peel before the proposed official plan amendment is adopted, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing to the Ontario Municipal Board. Also, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Municipal Board unless, in the opinion of the Board, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.
Copy of February 28, 2013 Council report to request a public meeting to discuss the Regional Official Plan Review: http://www.peelregion.ca/council/agendas/pdf/rc-20130228/report-ma-b2.pdf
Copies of background information will be available to the public at the open houses and public meeting.
To obtain a copy of the Official Plan and background materials, visit the Region of Peel Planning website at http://www.peelregion.ca/planning.
For more information, please contact Arvin Prasad, Director of Integrated Planning at 905-791-7800, ext. 4251.
Wednesday April 24 2013