Consultation on proposed changes to provincial land use policy

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Published on: August 9, 2019

NFU Local 316 / 08 August 2019

The Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs has announced online consultations on the Provincial Policy Statement (PPS), the primary provincial land use policy document guiding municipal decision-making, including how growth, development, farmland, wildlife habitat, and public health and safety are managed.

The provincial government’s pro-development position could threaten efforts toward farmland preservation and environmental protection.

To submit your comments, go to: www.mah.gov.on.ca/Page215.aspx

The deadline for written comments is Oct. 21, 2019.