Bill 23 was passed by the Ontario legislature this week. What happens next?
Tag: watershed planning
Action Alert – Bill 23, More Homes Built Faster, 2022
CELA is thoroughly assessing the proposals contained in Bill 23 and will post resources as we develop them.
Action Alert – Growing Ontario’s Greenbelt
An important opportunity for communities in the Greater Golden Horseshoe Region to alert Ontario and local governments about the importance of maintaining, restoring, and improving natural areas, waters, and farmlands.
Submission on Ontario’s Draft Subwatershed Planning Guide
CELA has provided comments on the draft Subwatershed Planning Guide
Submission on Proposed Regulation Requiring Conservation Authority to Authorize Development
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.
Update on Implementing Changes to Ontario’s 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.