Growth Plan Consultation Period June 16, 2020
Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing has released ERO # 019-1680 that opens a consultation period for changes to the Growth Plan. Most of these changes relate to the building and development industry, but there was also an amendment with respect to aggregate. The posting provides a 45-day comment period.

Niagara Region Aggregate Policies

November 27, 2017 at 12:15 PM

In 2014 Niagara Region initiated Phase 1 of a project to update the Region’s Official Plan policies for aggregate resources. Phase 1 culminated with the completion of the “State of Aggregates Resources in Niagara Region – Background Report” which was endorsed by Regional Council in January 2016. 

As part of the Phase 1 work program a Technical Advisory Group (TAG) was formed to provide input and to bring the perspectives of the organizations they represented. The Region is preparing to initiate Phase 2 of the work program which will be the Official Plan policy development, and will again use a TAG to review material and provide input.

OSSGA has been invited to participate.