The Final Report of the Agency Cluster Facilitator has been released and Kevin Whitaker named as the Agency Cluster Facilitator. Mr. Whitaker will work with five tribunals in the municipal, environmental
The Province announced on August 9th that it is proposing to require the collection of methane produced at landfill sites for use as a renewable energy. The government intends to implement this proposal
The Ontario Court of Appeal recently addressed the issue of the role of the doctrine of bad faith as grounds for quashing a by-law in light of modern jurisprudence requiring that courts afford deference
The Endangered Species Act, 2007 (Bill 184) received Royal Assent on May 17, 2007. With some minor exceptions, the Act comes into force on June 30, 2008 or such earlier date as may be named by proclamation
The Ministry of the Environment intends to ban the burning of used oil (i.e. waste-derived fuel) for the purposes of space heating. As such, a proposed amendment to Regulation 347 under theEnvironmenta
The Province has amended the transition regulation with respect to the Growth Plan to clarify how official plan amendment applications commenced prior to June 16, 2006 are to be treated.
O. Reg. 324/06
On April 21, 2006, The Minister of the Environment announced approximately $10 million in funding for municipalities in support of source protection planning to accomplish the goals of the proposedClean