• Protecting Water and Farmland in Simcoe County

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Jan 22nd, 2014
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By Brad Pritchard Alliston Herald ADJALA-TOSORONTIO – Adjala-Tosorontio is gearing up for battle at the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) as its controversial growth plan for Everett continues to make its way through the approval process. Township di...
Jan 22nd, 2014
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The following is the text of a presentation being made to local councils by AWARE Simcoe board members Kate Harries and Anne Learn Sharpe. The next presentation will be to Collingwood Council on February 10 at 5 pm. Musical adaptation of slide show Nav...
In Barrie
Jan 21st, 2014
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By Laurie Watt Barrie Advance The Simcoe County District School Board is taking the city to the Ontario Municipal Board, The Advance has learned. The school board has filed an appeal on the hold provision on the commercial zoning of the land now occupi...
Jan 21st, 2014
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New Tecumseth Free Press   2139549 Ontario Ltd. (Nottawasaga River Estates) has won its appeal to the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) and secured approval to build 160 residential units on CW Leach Road and to relocate the parkland in a more centralized ...
Jan 20th, 2014
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Text of letter released by Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation” On his Honour the Treaties tour, Neil Young is doing what poets do – forcing us to examine ourselves. This is hard enough on a personal level and it can be even more difficult whe...
Jan 17th, 2014
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By Trina Berlo Wasaga Sun Wasaga Beach Councillor Nina Bifolchi has been reelected to a second term as chair of the Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority. An election was held at the NVCA’s annual general meeting on Jan. 10. Gail Ardiel, councillor...
Jan 17th, 2014
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Blue Rodeo singer issues a statement of solidarity with Young’s calls for responsible oilsands development on the “Honor the Treaties” tour By: Ben Rayner Toronto Star Jim Cuddy has joined Neil Young in calling for a curb on the rapid development of th...
Jan 17th, 2014
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Info from Huronia Woodland Owners Association The Huronia Woodland Owners Association, the oldest Woodland Owners Association in Ontario, is having its Annual General Meeting at Simcoe Hall, Lakehead University in Orillia On Saturday February 1st, 2014...
Jan 17th, 2014
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From Jack Gibbons
 North Gwillimbury Forest Alliance Today the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority (LSRCA) board of directors decided to delay making a decision on our request that it repeal the Maple Lake Estates (MLE) Loophole, until after the ...
In Issues
Jan 17th, 2014
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from NDACT It didn’t take long for the review of the Aggregate Resources Act to rear its head in 2014. As you’ll recall, the Standing Committee on General Government studied the outdated legislation following the uproar over the Highland me...