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Province Proposes Draft Amendment to the Growth Plan

Jan 15, 2019

The Ministry of Municipal Affairs has released Proposed Amendment 1 to the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe, 2017, focusing on the following:

  • Employment Planning 
  • Settlement Area Boundary Expansions 
  • Small Rural Settlements  
  • Agricultural and Natural Heritage Systems
  • Intensification and Density Targets 
  • Major Transit Station Areas

The Ministry has prepared a Draft Amended Growth Plan, which incorporates the Proposed Amendment 1 into the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe.  

The comment period is open until February 28, 2019.

The Proposed Amendment 1 works in conjunction with the following  proposals that are also currently listed on the Environmental Registry of Ontario and Ontario’s Regulatory Registry:

Wood Bull LLP will provide further detail and analysis in the coming weeks.


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