Update #6 from Gord

October 31, 2019

On Thursday, October 24th, Rezoning Clarington held another successful Information Session at Faith United Church in Courtice with a lot of new attendees joining us. We encourage you to keep informing your neighbours, family and friends about this issue. We know there are still landowners in rural Clarington who are not aware of expanded environmentally […]

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Update #5 from Gord

October 11, 2019

We appreciate it has been difficult to follow what has been happening at Clarington Council on the issue of the expansion of environmentally protected lands (EP) in rural Clarington from 27% to 50%. Over the past 4 months, landowners have been bringing this matter consistently to the attention of Council members and we are making […]

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Oct. 7, 2019 Motions going to Planning and Development Committee Meeting on October 22

October 11, 2019

Resolution #C-333-19 Moved by Councillor Neal Seconded by Councillor Zwart That the Zone Clarington amendments to the Clarington Zoning By-laws be abandoned; That Staff shall take all steps necessary to amend Clarington’s Official Plan by way of a Municipal Comprehensive Review, and with the Natural Heritage designation in Map D and Environmental Protection Area in […]

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Update #4 from Gord

October 3, 2019

On Monday, September 30th, Clarington Council took a BOLD step forward to address the concerns of rural property owners. A Motion made by Councillor Neal, seconded by Councillor Trail, was passed unanimously. This is ONLY THE 1st STEP in resolving the major issues regarding the new proposed by-laws that affect almost 3,000 land owners. (See […]

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September 30th Motion

October 3, 2019

Below is an excerpt from the September 30, 2019 Planning and Development Committee minutes: 12.1 PSD-040-19 Next Steps on Zone Clarington Councillor Neal left the Chair. Mayor Foster chaired this portion of the Agenda. Resolution # PD-130-19 Moved by Councillor Neal Seconded by Councillor Traill That Staff shall take all steps necessary to amend Clarington’s […]

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MAKE YOUR VIEWS HEARD

September 25, 2019

On Monday, September 30th, Clarington’s Planning Staff will be reporting to the Planning and Development Committee on Motions made on July 2nd. These include reports on no-cost site visits to correct errors in the mapping of environmentally protected areas (EP areas) and written notifications to all affected property owners, among other issues. (See Motions  – […]

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Notice from the Municipality

September 19, 2019

On September 17th, the Municipality of Clarington emailed the following Notice to all interested parties registered with the Municipality. In order to clearly understand what will be discussed at the September 30th meeting, please read our earlier post, Motions Before Clarington Council. The items to be discussed on September 30th are Resolution #PD-103-19 and Resolution […]

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Notifying the public

September 18, 2019

Clarington Council passed the following motion on July 2, 2019:  “That every landowner materially affected by the Zoning By-Law Amendments be notified of the proposed change in zoning in writing where there is an expansion of EP lands, and be invited to provide input, either through a representative or personally, regarding the proposed re-designation;” Why […]

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Motions before Clarington Council

September 14, 2019

On July 2, 2019, Clarington Council ratified the following resolutions, moved by Councillor Joe Neal and seconded by Councillor Corinna Trail. Resolution #PD-103-19 That, as part of the Zone Clarington exercise, Staff be directed to report back on a process whereby Official Plan amendments made to correct errors in Environmental Protection designations in Clarington’s Official […]

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