CELA in the Courts – An Impressive Track Record Continues

CELA articling student Krystal-Anne Roussel blogs about CELA's legacy of precedent-setting litigation victories, and some of our current cases.

Proposed Regulation Amendments Under the Aggregate Resource Act Favour Producers Over Local Residents

CELA filed a letter in response to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry regarding proposed changes to Ontario Regulation 244/97 and Provincial Standards under the Aggregate Resources Act.

Participant Statement of Citizens Against Melrose Quarry (CAMQ)

CAMQ statement prepared by Danielle Emon, CAMQ Executive Member to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal in a proceeding commenced under subsection 11(5) of the Aggregates Resources Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. A.8, as amended. Download statement: LPAT-File-MM180027_CAMQ_Participant-statement-March-2-2020

Digging Holes in Ontario: Overview of Proposed Aggregate Reforms

This folksy self-help advice is usually directed to people whose own missteps have resulted in unfortunate predicaments or preventable problems. However, this advice should also be considered by elected officials whose short-term decisions may cause unintended – and often undesirable – consequences in the long-term.