Queen’s Park Update-Spring 2012 now available

Read it by clicking here.

It contains an update on several topics:
• The Ontario Municipal Board
• Five Year Review of the Provincial Policy Statement, 2005
• Strategic Litigation Against Public Participation (SLAPP)
• Protecting Heritage Views of Queen’s Park
• Election Financing Reform
• Private member’s bill requiring paved shoulders
• Mega-Quarry in Dufferin County and Review of the Aggregates Act

It also contains a summary of all provincial party responses to the F.U.N. Election Questionaire.

Statement from Minister of the Environment John Wilkinson Regarding Highland Companies Proposed Quarry in Dufferin County

September 1, 2011 5:55 PM

“After careful consideration, the Minister of Natural Resources and I have agreed to bring forward a regulation making Highland Companies subject to the requirements of the Environmental Assessment Act. As a result the company will be required to undertake a comprehensive Environmental Assessment for the proposed quarry in Melancthon Township.

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