NOTICE OF OPEN HOUSES - PROPOSED OFFICIAL PLAN AMENDMENT NO. 21 (FIVE YEAR COMMUNITY OFFICIAL PLAN REVIEW)

Posted on Monday February 05, 2018

TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Municipality of Mississippi Mills will hold Open Houses pursuant to Sections 17(16) and 17(17) of the Planning Act, respecting the Municipality’s Five Year Community Official Plan Review. 

OPEN HOUSES: DATES, TIMES, AND LOCATIONS

The purpose of the Open Houses is to provide the public with the opportunity to review and ask questions about the information and material, including a copy of the current proposed plan, with representatives of the Municipality in an informal setting. 

DATE

TIME

LOCATION

TOPIC

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Almonte Old Town Hall (Auditorium), 14 Bridge St, Almonte

Almonte Ward and Urban Subdivision policies

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Clayton Community Centre, 147 Linn Bower Lane, Clayton

Rural / Hamlets / Natural Heritage System / Environment policies

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Stewart Community Centre, 112 MacFarlane St, Pakenham

Agriculture policies

Thursday, March 29, 2018

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Almonte Community Centre (Upper Hall), 182 Bridge St, Almonte

A general session for questions pertaining to any policies within the Community Official Plan

 Section 26(1) of the Planning Act, requires that official plans be reviewed and updated not less frequently than every five years.  The Municipality of Mississippi Mills’ present Community Official Plan was adopted by Council December 13, 2005 and approved by the Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing August 29, 2006.  The Mississippi Mills Community Official Plan Five Year Review will update and refine the goals, objectives, policies and schedules of the existing Community Official Plan in keeping with Provincial Policies and the Planning Act R.S.O. 1990, Chapter P.13, as amended by the Planning and Conservation Land Statute Law Amendment Act, 2006. 

A key map is not provided as the Official Plan Amendment applies to the entire Municipality of Mississippi Mills. 

A copy of the plan amendment and information and material is available to the public from the Municipality’s website and for inspection at the Municipality of Mississippi Mills, Building and Planning Department, 3131 Old Perth Road; Mississippi Mills Public Library, Almonte Branch, 155 High Street, Almonte; and Pakenham Branch Library, 128 MacFarlane Street, Pakenham. 

For more informationabout this matter, including information about preserving your appeal rights, contact the Municipality of Mississippi Mills, 3131 Old Perth Road, P.O. Box 400, Almonte, Ontario K0A 1A0; T:(613) 256-2064 F: (613) 256-4887 www.mississippimills.ca 

Dated at Mississippi Mills this 2nd day of February, 2018. 

Diane Smithson, B. Comm, Dipl.M.M., CMO

Chief Administrative Officer

Municipality of Mississippi Mills