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A double standard?

A letter to the editor of the Whig-Standard (2 Sept. 2016) from Anne Lougheed.

The Whig butchered the letter: here’s the original.

Over a year ago, opponents of Kingston’s proposed Wellington Street Extension were informed that the WSE cannot be removed from the Official Plan and other city policy documents without a secondary planning process for North King’s Town. 305 more words

North King's Town Plan

Weighing in on Official Plan Draft 3

Here are the remarks Anne Lougheed made on May 18 at the (last?) Public Meeting about the Official Plan. We really appreciate Anne’s dogged and eloquent attention to the many drafts in this protracted process. 355 more words

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Legislating for Place-Making (2)

My last post summarized some of the policy options contained in the Draft Policy Directions Report for PlaceMaking in Innisfil. Other important areas are discussed as well and I thought my readers might appreciate a continuation of this brief overview of policy options and recommendations that will shape our future and the character of Innisfil. 1,348 more words

Strategic Planning

Legislating for Place-Making

The Town of Innisfil is working its way through the process of implementing a place-making strategy. We now have a Draft Policy Directions Report to outline possible routes to that goal. 601 more words

Strategic Planning

LaSalle aims to be 'the best residential community' it can

Somewhere along the way to planning for the future, LaSalle’s municipal leaders realized that what the town lacks is one of its biggest selling points. 741 more words

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Transportation issues top concerns for LaSalle residents during Official Plan review workshop

Transportation needs and good road systems were the top issues concerning residents who participated in the first of several public consultations on LaSalle’s Official Plan review. 157 more words

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LaSalle seeks public input on official plan

LaSalle’s official plan review is kicking off with a public workshop for residents to identify important issues and develop vision statements.

Administration is hosting the workshop on Wednesday at 7 p.m. 91 more words

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