Central Elgin's New Official Plan
What is an Official Plan? Official Plans in General
Learn More by viewing the Citizen's Guide prepared by the Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs & Housing
Central Elgin's Official Plan - We heard from People like You
Public participation is vital in the development of a new Official Plan. Council retained Sue Cumming of Cumming + Company to facilitate stakeholder and community outreach initiatives at the commencement of the new Official Plan preparation in 2007. The outreach initiatives were intended to:
These initiatives included holding community workshops and focus group meetings with stakeholders during the summer and fall.
Port Stanley, Thursday, July 5, 2007
Hamlets and Suburban Areas, Thursday, October 11, 2007
Belmont Area, Thursday, October 11, 2007
Agriculture, Friday, October 12, 2007
The workshops were well attended and many ideas for the official plan as well as strategic plans and community improvement initiatives were presented. The committee met to review the ideas and the staff and the Planning Office will be reviewing the suggestions and incorporating them into the new official plan. Thanks to all who participated.
Public Feedback Report, Municipality of Central Elgin Official Plan Review, Enhanced Public Consultation Program (Fall 2007)
Population, Housing and Employment Projections: Central Elgin, 2006-2026 (May 2007)
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