you’re invited

poster_6-dec-2016You’re invited to an informal meeting hosted by the Junction heritage conservation district (HCD) Committee on Tuesday, 6 December 2016 at 7 pm in the Annette Street Library    Community Room.

Please join us to learn more about Community Planning,         development application processes and the importance of community engagement.  Our guest speaker is Anthony Hommik from the Etobicoke York District planning               department.

In the meantime, perhaps you may be interested in reading an article about the cost and lost value of replacing an existing house with a new dwelling at:  https://theconversation.com/when-a-house-is-demolished-more-than-the-home-is-lost-42579 .

OMB Review

omb-review_final-public-consultation-document_coverThe provincial government is seeking feedback on possible changes to improve the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB).

A public-consultation-document provides information about the OMB and the review process.  It also outlines the issues and offers potential modifications to the OMB operation.  The content is organised under five key themes with a list of 24 questions.

Please share your written comments by 19 December 2016 at:  http://www.mah.gov.on.ca/Page15023.aspx .