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,…

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

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

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 Oct 20 2017 TORONTO, ONTARIO - A growing number of groups…

Replacing the Ontario Municipal Board: A Public Interest Perspective

Posted 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 Act. However, some…

Provincial Policy, Local Decision-Making and the Public Interest: Reforming the Ontario Municipal Board

Title: Provincial Policy, Local Decision-Making and the Public Interest: Reforming the Ontario Municipal Board Resource Type: Response to Consultation Content: 1088-CELA Brief on OMB Review_Dec16_2016 # of Pages: 37 Date authored: December 16, 2016 Publication number: 1088 Author/s: Richard Lindgren…