Proposed Amendments to the Greenbelt Area boundary regulation (Greenbelt Site Specific Review Environmental Registry Posting)
Regulation - Minister
Bill or Act:
Greenbelt Act, 2005
Summary of Decision:
The Province recently completed the Coordinated Land Use Planning Review and released the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe (2017), Greenbelt Plan (2017), Oak Ridges Moraine Conservation Plan (2017) and Niagara Escarpment Plan (2017).
As another outcome of the Coordinated Review, the Province made concurrent amendments to the Designation of Greenbelt Area regulation (O. Reg. 59/05) under the Greenbelt Act, 2005. O. Reg. 59/05 establishes and describes the boundary of the Greenbelt Area, which is the geography to which policies of the Greenbelt Plan apply, and includes the areas to which the Oak Ridges Moraine Conservation Plan and Niagara Escarpment Plan apply.
This decision notice describes changes to the Greenbelt Area that were consulted on through two separate EBR postings:
EBR Registry Number 012-7198 - Proposed Amendment to the Greenbelt Area boundary regulation (May 10-October 31, 2016).
EBR Registry Number 012-9247: Proposed Amendments to the Greenbelt Area boundary regulation (Greenbelt Site Specific Review Environmental Registry Posting) (Jan 11-Feb 27 2017).
January 11, 2017
Summary of Proposal:
The proposed regulation would make minor changes to the area of land designated as Greenbelt Area in O. Reg. 59/05.
May 19, 2017