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ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENTS - Provincial environmental assessment - Projects subject to environmental assessment - Practice and procedure

Tuesday, April 25, 2017 @ 8:33 AM  

Petition by McKenzie for judicial review of approvals granted by the Agricultural Land Commission (Commission) and Cowichan Valley Regional District (Regional District) in favour of her neighbour, Balme Ayr Farms (Balme Ar). The petitioner owned a hobby farm next to a 100-acre dairy farm operated by a husband and wife. The farm property was zoned Agricultural Resource 1. Litigation arose from a proposed non-farm use of the property. Balme Ayr sought to enhance the agricultural capacity of a portion of the property through the extraction and...