Public Notice of Open House
Notice is hereby given that the Council of the Regional Municipality of Peel will hold an open house, pursuant to Sections 3(15), 5 and 6 of the Ontario Regulation 543/06; Sections 26(3) and 17(16) of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, Chapter P.13, as amended, to discuss draft Regional Official Plan Amendment (ROPA) 21B. ROPA 21B contains proposed policies on natural heritage and agriculture for the Regional Official Plan that are being considered as part of the five-year Peel Region Official Plan Review. This open house is a supplementary open house further to the statutory open houses that were held prior to the public meeting on April 23, 2009.
The open house will provide members of the public with an opportunity to ask questions of staff, learn about draft ROPA 21B and provide input. Information collected at the open house will be considered by Regional staff in making recommendations to Council on the amendment.
Monday, Feb. 22, 7 - 9 p.m.
Caledon Community Complex
6215 Old Church Rd.
The purpose and effect of the draft ROPA is to consider policy revisions to the Regional Official Plan as it relates to natural heritage and agriculture, and whether these proposed policies conform to all of the current provincial plans, policies and legislation.
Information related to mapping of proposed Core Areas of the Greenlands System will be available for review.
The lands to which the potential Official Plan revisions apply are the entire Region of Peel.
Please note that further to Regional Council direction, policies related to natural heritage and agriculture in ROPA 21 will be brought forward to Regional Council for consideration as ROPA 21B.
If you wish to be notified of the adoption of the proposed Regional Official Plan Amendment, please make a written request to the Office of the Regional Clerk at the following address:
Carol Reid, Regional Clerk
Regional Municipality of Peel
10 Peel Centre Dr., 5th Fl., Suite A
Brampton, ON L6T 4B9
Tel: 905-791-7800, ext. 4325
To obtain a copy of the Regional Official Plan, visit www.peelregion.ca/officialplan. To obtain copies of draft ROPA 21B, please contact the Office of the Regional Clerk at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 905-791-7800 ext. 4325.
Copies are also available at 10 Peel Centre Dr., 6th Fl., Suite A, during business hours, Monday to Friday, from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
For more information on the Peel Region Official Plan, visit www.peelregion.ca/officialplan, or contact Arvin Prasad, Director of Planning Policy and Research at 905-791-7800, ext. 4251.
Dated and posted this 9th day of February, 2010.
Tuesday February 09 2010