CELA recommends that consultation cease on a proposed regulation under O Reg 568/21 and that no decision be made, until such time as additional detail (including a draft regulation) and an adequate comment period are provided to allow the public to meaningfully participate in the decision‐making, pursuant to the intent of Ontario’s Environmental Bill of Rights, 1993.
Submission in response to proposed phase 1 regulations for implementing changes to the Conservation Authorities Act
The provincial government has initiated the first (of three) steps toward implementing remaining changes to Ontario’s Conservation Authorities Act that have been on the books for a couple of years.
CELA's Healthy Great Lakes program year-in-review for 2020.
Reflections on water inequities in Ontario, and the need for expansion of the Clean Water Act.
CELA Special Counsel, Healthy Great Lakes, Anastasia Lintner blogs about the increased use of Minister's Zoning Orders, recent legislative changes that impact Conservation Authorities, and what's next for environmental policy in Ontario.