AMENDED NOTICE: NEW LOCATION FOR OPEN HOUSE: THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2017 at 6:00 pm ALMONTE COMMUNITY CENTRE, UPPER HALL, 182 BRIDGE STREET, ALMONTE - Proposed Official Plan Amendment No. 21 (Five Year Community Official Plan Review)

Posted on Friday December 01, 2017



THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2017 at 6:00 pm 



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

OPEN HOUSE: Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 6:00 pm

The purpose of the Open House 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.

PUBLIC MEETING: Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 6:00 pm

The purpose of the Public Meeting is to give the public an opportunity to make representations in respect of the current proposed plan.

Open House Meeting will be held at: Almonte Community Centre, Upper Hall, 182 Bridge Street, Almonte.

Public Meeting will be held at:  Mississippi Mills Municipal Offices, 3131 Old Perth Road, Almonte

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 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, 128 MacFarlane Street, Pakenham.

FOR MORE INFORMATION about 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.

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