Council Highlights - Monday, May 27, 2019

May 27, 2019

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Community Announcements:

  • Council promoted a number of community events, including but not limited to National Health & Fitness Day, Treeplanting at Harbourview Park, Accessibility Info Fair at the Library, the Water Summit, and the Golf with the Mayor event.  
  • Deputy Mayor Hull promoted the Simcoe County Collects waste management mobile app.
  • Councillor Hamlin encouraged residents to view the new Interactive Development Maps at


  • Huronia Community Foundation presented on Community Fund opportunities.

Consent Agenda:

  • Council approved Municipal Regional Review comments.
  • Council approved Town involvement in an economic development trip to Katano, Japan.

Development & Operations Services Standing Committee:

  • Council approved the new Building By-law and Permit Fees.
  • Council approved repeal of By-law No. 2005-033 with amendment.
  • Council approved the request for a new Plans Examiner Position.
  • Council approved the discharge of Site Plan Agreement; 1104558 Ontario Inc. (Van Dolder); Registered Plan 51M-1154
  • Council approved a Part Lot Control Exemption By-law to allow 18 lots to be created within Block 3, 4, 5, 6 of Registered Plan 51M-1124.


  • Council approved an amended motion regarding comment on the Ontario Government’s Bill 108.

Other Business:

  • Mayor Brian Saunderson commented on a recent tour of Simcoe County’s new affordable housing complex in Collingwood.
  • Councillor Comi and Director MacDonald commented on the planned construction of a crossover at the Hamilton Drain Trail Crossing at Hurontario Street.

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