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Orillia Packet & Times
Warden mum on Midhurst land dealwhat is required for up to 20 years. The Midhurst developers's request for an
Warden mum on Midhurst land deal
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 2 hours ago
what is required for up to 20 years. The Midhurst developers's request for an extra 6,000 residents is the subject of an Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) hearing Oct. 5; the county says this agreement eliminates the need for it, while protecting the... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Warden mum on Midhurst land dealwhat is required for up to 20 years. The Midhurst developers's request for an
Warden mum on Midhurst land deal
Barrie Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
what is required for up to 20 years. The Midhurst developers's request for an extra 6,000 residents is the subject of an Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) hearing Oct. 5; the county says this agreement eliminates the need for it, while protecting the... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Delays being appealedFor a change, bigger is better with this Barrie development plan - at least fro
Delays being appealed
Barrie Examiner / Posted 2 hours ago
For a change, bigger is better with this Barrie development plan - at least from the city's perspective. But the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) will hear the appeal of a south-Barrie development plan in October. Tristar Management is appealing... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Development near wetland worries neighbourshad resigned and had not yet been replaced and 3-3 votes resulted in defeat. V
Development near wetland worries neighbours
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
had resigned and had not yet been replaced and 3-3 votes resulted in defeat. Vidinovski started an appeal with the Ontario Municipal Board. The topic has been included in recent closed meetings of council. A Notice of Motion for the... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
County, developers reach Midhurst agreementthe location and pace of growth. The developers’ request for this additional p
County, developers reach Midhurst agreement
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
the location and pace of growth. The developers’ request for this additional population was to be the subject of a lengthy Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) hearing scheduled to begin next Wednesday. This agreement eliminates the necessity and... Read more
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CBC.ca
Glebe to be open Thanksgiving Monday — and 5 other holidaysBusinesses in the Glebe will be allowed to stay open on six statutory holidays
Glebe to be open Thanksgiving Monday — and 5 other holidays
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
Businesses in the Glebe will be allowed to stay open on six statutory holidays after the Ontario Municipal Board on Thursday upheld an Ottawa city council decision from earlier this year to give the neighbourhood an exemption from provincial... Read more
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Timmins Times
Council told existing wards 'no longer an option'for setting up a committee and getting input from the public. “In most cases d
Council told existing wards 'no longer an option'
Timmins Times / Posted yesterday
for setting up a committee and getting input from the public. “In most cases dealing with ward boundary reviews, the OMB (Ontario Municipal Board) has recommendation that councils, prior to making any decisions, establish a committee and go out... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Integrity report fileddirector of IPS. Council granted the rezoning, by a unanimous vote – although
Integrity report filed
Barrie Examiner / Posted 5 days ago
director of IPS. Council granted the rezoning, by a unanimous vote – although that decision has now been appealed to the Ontario Municipal Board. No hearing date has yet been scheduled. Barrie city council's Code of Conduct is to establish... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
BENNER: When life gives you lemons ...is based on provincial legislation, which limits our authority. If the decision
BENNER: When life gives you lemons ...
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 7 days ago
is based on provincial legislation, which limits our authority. If the decision is outside that envelope, the OMB (Ontario Municipal Board) will reverse the decision,” Campion said. “Our hands are tied.” That would have been the case... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
BENNER: When life gives you lemons ...is based on provincial legislation, which limits our authority. If the decision
BENNER: When life gives you lemons ...
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 7 days ago
is based on provincial legislation, which limits our authority. If the decision is outside that envelope, the OMB (Ontario Municipal Board) will reverse the decision,” Campion said. “Our hands are tied.” That would have been the case... Read more
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Welland Tribune
BENNER: When life gives you lemons ...is based on provincial legislation, which limits our authority. If the decision
BENNER: When life gives you lemons ...
Welland Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
is based on provincial legislation, which limits our authority. If the decision is outside that envelope, the OMB (Ontario Municipal Board) will reverse the decision,” Campion said. “Our hands are tied.” That would have been the case... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Old Rinderlins building to become assisted livingplanner Grant Munday, however, pointed out that if council voted against the pr
Old Rinderlins building to become assisted living
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 8 days ago
planner Grant Munday, however, pointed out that if council voted against the proposal, and it was appealed at the Ontario Municipal Board, he could be subpoenaed by the developer to testify against the city. Ward 3 Coun. John Chiocchio... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Old Rinderlins building to become assisted livingplanner Grant Munday, however, pointed out that if council voted against the pr
Old Rinderlins building to become assisted living
Welland Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
planner Grant Munday, however, pointed out that if council voted against the proposal, and it was appealed at the Ontario Municipal Board, he could be subpoenaed by the developer to testify against the city. Ward 3 Coun. John Chiocchio... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Old Rinderlins building to become assisted livingplanner Grant Munday, however, pointed out that if council voted against the pr
Old Rinderlins building to become assisted living
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 8 days ago
planner Grant Munday, however, pointed out that if council voted against the proposal, and it was appealed at the Ontario Municipal Board, he could be subpoenaed by the developer to testify against the city. Ward 3 Coun. John Chiocchio... Read more
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Torontoist
This Intersection Takes More Than Eight Minutes to Legally Cross and Shows What's Wrong with the GardinerLake Shore Boulevard. $800,000 in Section 37 funds from the planned condominium
This Intersection Takes More Than Eight Minutes to Legally Cross and Shows What's Wrong with the Gardiner
Torontoist / Posted 8 days ago
Lake Shore Boulevard. $800,000 in Section 37 funds from the planned condominium development at 23 Spadina Avenue (pending Ontario Municipal Board approval) could be used for this purpose. The bridge would link several parks together, including the... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Burl's Creek a boost to tourism: Howesfestivals if he isn't successful in getting the necessary zoning needed for leg
Burl's Creek a boost to tourism: Howes
Barrie Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
festivals if he isn't successful in getting the necessary zoning needed for legal camping, parking and concessions. The Ontario Municipal Board hearing on the matter will resume in October, around the same time where planning really takes off... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Burl's Creek a boost to tourism: Howesfestivals if he isn't successful in getting the necessary zoning needed for leg
Burl's Creek a boost to tourism: Howes
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 9 days ago
festivals if he isn't successful in getting the necessary zoning needed for legal camping, parking and concessions. The Ontario Municipal Board hearing on the matter will resume in October, around the same time where planning really takes off... Read more
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Torontoist
Why Richmond Hill's Court Victory Over the OMB is a Big Deal for all GTA Citiesappeal was worth watching. With all the teeth-gnashing that seems to come with
Why Richmond Hill's Court Victory Over the OMB is a Big Deal for all GTA Cities
Torontoist / Posted 10 days ago
appeal was worth watching. With all the teeth-gnashing that seems to come with every decision handed down by the dreaded Ontario Municipal Board, it’s pretty rare that a municipality gets to pop the cork on some champagne and celebrate a victory... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Ardagh plan alteredPlan,” Vella said. Only Coun. Barry Ward voted against the reductions Monday,
Ardagh plan altered
Barrie Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
Plan,” Vella said. Only Coun. Barry Ward voted against the reductions Monday, arguing they could be appealed to the Ontario Municipal Board and the city's chances of winning don't look good - because Hedbern's plans have the approval of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
To get the rail-deck park, Toronto needs to work with developerssince Mayor John Tory announced it last month, “I could not be more confident t
To get the rail-deck park, Toronto needs to work with developers
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 days ago
since Mayor John Tory announced it last month, “I could not be more confident that they would not be successful.” At the Ontario Municipal Board, which referees development disputes, “this will be a no brainer.” She argues that with space for... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Councillors look to correct zoning errorapproved. Boyce wasn’t convinced a mapping error led to the mix-up, so she and
Councillors look to correct zoning error
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 14 days ago
approved. Boyce wasn’t convinced a mapping error led to the mix-up, so she and other neighbours took the matter to the Ontario Municipal Board, which asked council to reconsider its decision in light of the fact the property had not previously... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Judge stays charges against Republic Livein 2016, “someone will,” she said. Wednesday’s outcome hasn’t swayed McKay’s c
Judge stays charges against Republic Live
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 16 days ago
in 2016, “someone will,” she said. Wednesday’s outcome hasn’t swayed McKay’s confidence Save Oro will find success at the Ontario Municipal Board in getting the temporary-use zoning bylaw proposed to govern Burl’s Creek denied. Following... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Judge stays charges against Republic Livein 2016, “someone will,” she said. Wednesday’s outcome hasn’t swayed McKay’s c
Judge stays charges against Republic Live
Barrie Examiner / Posted 16 days ago
in 2016, “someone will,” she said. Wednesday’s outcome hasn’t swayed McKay’s confidence Save Oro will find success at the Ontario Municipal Board in getting the temporary-use zoning bylaw proposed to govern Burl’s Creek denied. Following... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Divorcing from the Manitoulin Planning Boardexperiences when the province relied on the planning board to assure conformity
Divorcing from the Manitoulin Planning Board
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 16 days ago
experiences when the province relied on the planning board to assure conformity, which required the appeal process with the Ontario Municipal Board. Ms. Kaufman confirmed that the ministry is meeting with the Northeast Town in September to discuss... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Council wants Aradagh Road plan reducedbig worry in this is that's a lot of units (reduced). Almost certainly the deve
Council wants Aradagh Road plan reduced
Barrie Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
big worry in this is that's a lot of units (reduced). Almost certainly the developer will take us to the OMB (Ontario Municipal Board), and we'll lose,” he said. “Our own staff is going to be going against us when we go to the OMB,... Read more
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Timmins Times
City faces legal challenge at OMB over gravel pitgravel pit application for the Baker Lake area of Timmins has been stepped up.
City faces legal challenge at OMB over gravel pit
Timmins Times / Posted 20 days ago
gravel pit application for the Baker Lake area of Timmins has been stepped up. The issue has been brought forward to the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB), a quasi-judicial agency that rules on land-use and planning disputes. It means that a hearing... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Brant council dealing with growth projectsstreets. The vote has put the county is in a difficult position. If Brant Terr
Brant council dealing with growth projects
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 20 days ago
streets. The vote has put the county is in a difficult position. If Brant Terra decides to appeal its development to the Ontario Municipal Board, the county would be in the unenviable position of the developer being able to use the county’s... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Recycling plant could be open by springin contact with Oro-Medonte for five years." In 2012, three township residents
Recycling plant could be open by spring
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 22 days ago
in contact with Oro-Medonte for five years." In 2012, three township residents unsuccessfully appealed the plan to the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB), expressing concerns about planned zoning amendments they felt would allow the facility to be... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Permit delay slows buildersare booming," Bunting said. "In other communities, builders have got lawyers an
Permit delay slows builders
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 22 days ago
are booming," Bunting said. "In other communities, builders have got lawyers and taken municipalities to the Ontario Municipal Board. We don't want to do that. We want to work with you on solutions to reduce the waiting period for... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Recycling plant could be open by springin contact with Oro-Medonte for five years." In 2012, three township residents
Recycling plant could be open by spring
Barrie Examiner / Posted 22 days ago
in contact with Oro-Medonte for five years." In 2012, three township residents unsuccessfully appealed the plan to the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB), expressing concerns about planned zoning amendments they felt would allow the facility to be... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Severn holding public meeting on zoning bylaw(RU) to general industrial (M2), an amendment made by council last December. T
Severn holding public meeting on zoning bylaw
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 23 days ago
(RU) to general industrial (M2), an amendment made by council last December. The matter is currently under appeal with the Ontario Municipal Board, which has asked council to reconsider its amendment since its decision was based on a... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Concerns raised about suggested development feesa question from council, said the proposed rate structure is the standard acros
Concerns raised about suggested development fees
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 24 days ago
a question from council, said the proposed rate structure is the standard across the province. It was also supported by an Ontario Municipal Board decision. Barfoot said staff and the consultants will refine the development fee recommendations... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Five appeal Hastings decisionHastings closed Aug. 5. Before the deadline, five parties served notice that t
Five appeal Hastings decision
Delhi News Record / Posted 27 days ago
Hastings closed Aug. 5. Before the deadline, five parties served notice that they want to appeal council's decision to the Ontario Municipal Board. They are the Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Housing and Hastings Drive cottage owners Ellen Boyce,... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Five appeal Hastings decisionHastings closed Aug. 5. Before the deadline, five parties served notice that t
Five appeal Hastings decision
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 28 days ago
Hastings closed Aug. 5. Before the deadline, five parties served notice that they want to appeal council's decision to the Ontario Municipal Board. They are the Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Housing and Hastings Drive cottage owners Ellen Boyce,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Toronto’s Baby Point seeks heritage status to fend off ‘monster homes’that was there for $1.79-million, planning to demolish it and build a larger ho
Toronto’s Baby Point seeks heritage status to fend off ‘monster homes’
The Globe and Mail / Posted 28 days ago
that was there for $1.79-million, planning to demolish it and build a larger home. He fought with the neighbours at the Ontario Municipal Board and eventually won, but left the lot empty for several years before selling it and his approved... Read more
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Torontoist
Understanding the Controversial South Etobicoke Zoning Change that Could Undermine SmartTrackwhat makes for an appropriate use. There were four guiding principles for this
Understanding the Controversial South Etobicoke Zoning Change that Could Undermine SmartTrack
Torontoist / Posted 29 days ago
what makes for an appropriate use. There were four guiding principles for this particular area: In the appeal to the Ontario Municipal Board, Metrolinx emphasized the third principle: to protect and support its operations at Willowbrook. In... Read more
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Business Wire
Walton Ontario Land L.P. 1 Reports Second Quarter 2016 Fiscal Resultsnot to expand the urban boundary to include the Property. The Partnership filed
Walton Ontario Land L.P. 1 Reports Second Quarter 2016 Fiscal Results
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
not to expand the urban boundary to include the Property. The Partnership filed an appeal of the Official Plan with the Ontario Municipal Board (“OMB”) on May 15, 2015, based on a number of planning and process related considerations identified... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
OMB rules in favour of Town of Gore Bay in ongoing sewer disputeGORE BAY—The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) has ruled in favour of the Town of G
OMB rules in favour of Town of Gore Bay in ongoing sewer dispute
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 1 months ago
GORE BAY—The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) has ruled in favour of the Town of Gore Bay and its position on an ongoing sewer works dispute with Gordon’s Lodge. “Yes, we now have a decision (from the OMB),” stated Gore Bay Mayor Ron Lane this past... Read more

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