Amended Countryside Zoning Bylaw

On May 27 Council agenda there is a report with a recommendation to approve Bylaw 2024-028 which will amend the Countryside Zoning Bylaw approved by Council in September 2022.  As reviewed the latter has not been in full force due to 17 appeals; since its approval the...

Bill 185: implications on King

On May 13 Council agenda there is a comprehensive report from Staff presenting the implications of Bill 185, The Cutting Red Tape To Build More Homes Act and the proposed Provincial Planning Statement.  Once again the provincial government is modifying how decisions...

YR Vision Zero-Traveller Safety Plan

At the beginning of the May 13 Council meeting there will be a presentation by Nelson Costa, Manager of Traffic Safety, and Joseph Petrungaro, Director of Roads and Traffic Operations, York Region.  Topic is York Region’s Vision Zero – Traveller Safety Plan.  If...

Automated Speed Enforcement

On April 29 council agenda there is a staff report about implementation of a of the Automated Speed Enforcement (ASE) program.  Speeding is a serious concern across the Township. Safety of pedestrians, cyclists and cars with their occupants are at risk with vehicles...

Motion To Protect Heritage

On April 29 council agenda there is a motion tabled by Councillor Asselstine which I have seconded regarding a request to the Province to extend the deadline for removal of heritage properties listed on the municipal registers. I am very happy to second this motion as...