WEBINAR – Land Use Planning Reforms Under Bill 139: A public interest perspective

Mar 27 2018   https://vimeo.com/262045727 Ontario Land Use Planning Reforms Under Bill 139: A Public Interest Perspective from Canadian Environmental Law Assoc on Vimeo. Bill 139, which replaces the Ontario Municipal Board with the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal, comes into force on April 3,…

Participant Statement (before Ontario Municipal Board) of Oxford People Against the Landfill Alliance Community Organization

OPAL Alliance participant statement before the Ontario Municipal Board. Prepared by Bryan Smith, OPAL Alliance President and Steve McSwiggan, Director Download participant statement here: OPAL-OMB-Participant-Statement(March15-2018)

Proposed Regulations under Bill 139 – Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Act, 2017

Title: CELA Brief on Proposed Regulations under Bill 139 Resource Type: Letter Content: 1162-CELABriefonProposedRegulationsunderBill139 # of Pages: 11 Date authored: January 21, 2018 Publication number: 1162 Author/s: Richard D. Lindgren Author Organization: CELA

Media Release: Government’s Plans to Reform Decision-Making Framework for Community Planning Coming Under Increasing Attack

Media Release Joint release from the Ontario Home Builders' Association, the Building Industry and Land Development Association, CELA, the Preservation of Agricultural Lands Society, Environment North and Advocates for Effective OMB Reform TORONTO, ONTARIO - A growing number of groups are…

Blog: Replacing the Ontario Municipal Board: A Public Interest Perspective

Blog post by Richard D. Lindgren, CELA Counsel on August 28, 2017 For many decades, the independent Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) has held public hearings and rendered binding decisions on appeals, applications and other matters arising under numerous provincial statutes, including the Planning…