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Municipal Law - Municipal boards and tribunals - Jurisdiction - Planning and development - Municipal or community plan

Thursday, October 06, 2016 @ 8:00 PM  

Appeal by the Corporation of the Town of Richmond Hill (Town) from the Ontario Municipal Board’s (OMB) decision that directed the Town’s use of the alternative requirement under s. 42(3) of the Planning Act be subject to an overall cap of 25 per cent of land proposed for development. Policy 3.1.8 of the Town’s official plan provided that for residential development, the amount of park land or cash-in-lieu would be the greater of five per cent of the land proposed for development or up to one...