In response to this consultation, CELA identifies procedural problems and substantive deficiencies in the Ontario government's enhancement of the Minister's power to issue zoning orders under section 47 of the Planning Act.
CELA Counsel Richard Lindgren blogs about Ontario auditor general Bonnie Lysyk's recent annual report on the provincial government’s environmental record in 2019-20.
Download affidavit here: Bill-197-JR-Application-Affidavit-of-Theresa-McClenaghan
CELA Counsel Richard Lindgren lays out concerns about environmental law changes in Bill 197, focusing on proposed revisions to the Environmental Assessment Act. Article originally published in The Lawyers Daily.
Defending the health and prosperity of communities and the environment.
Joint submission from more than 60 environmental NGO's commenting on proposed changes to the Growth Plan of the Greater Golden Horseshoe in order to maintain existing protections for water sources.