Jan 22nd, 2014
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 director of planning Jacquie Tschekalin anticipates...
Jan 7th, 2014
Councillors can effect massive change between elections. Nothing wrong with that – if that’s the mandate they were given by voters. But that was not the case in Springwater and Adjala-Tosorontio , two rural municipalities where residents are fighting plans for huge developments that would drastically...
Dec 5th, 2013
By Brad Pritchard Alliston Herald ADJALA-TOSORONTIO – Adjala-Tosorontio residents will see a slight bump on their property tax bills next year. Council has agreed to a 4 per cent increase to the municipal portion of the levy. The increase, factored in with a 2.5 per cent property assessment inc...
Nov 1st, 2013
AWARE Simcoe November 1 2013The Everett Ratepayers Association (ERA) is holding its Annual General Meeting on Sunday November 3 at 2 pm at the Everett Legion, 6190 County Rd 13, Everett (for directions, see below). ...
Sep 6th, 2013
By Brad Pritchard Alliston Herald September 5 2013 hADJALA-TOSORONTIO - After several months of debate and meetings with residents, Adjala-Tosorontio has passed Official Plan Amendment 15 to approve the Everett Secondary Plan.The amendment, which council voted for unanimously, will now make its way t...
Aug 16th, 2013
By Brad Pritchard Alliston Herald Aug 15, 2013 | ADJALA-TOSORONTIO - At what will likely be the final public meeting for the Everett Secondary Plan, residents fiercely opposed to the controversial growth proposal demanded council slam on the brakes until a referendum is held. ...
Jun 11th, 2013
By Brad Pritchard Alliston Herald June 11 2013ADJALA-TOSORONTIO - A company has been given council’s consent to ask Adjala-Tosorontio residents what they would want out of a public transit system.Darren Parberry of Métis Transportation Limited, who recently has been making the rounds to other Simcoe ...
Apr 29th, 2013
By Brad Pritchard Alliston Herald April 29 2013The vote to adopt the Everett Secondary Plan into the township’s Official Plan will be put on hold possibly until June while the township seeks more information to justify its growth proposal.Adjala-Tosorontio director of planning Jacquie Tschekalin said...
Apr 10th, 2013
By Brad Pritchard Alliston Herald April 9 2013EVERETT - As expected it was a packed house Thursday night at the Adjala-Tosorontio Municipal Centre for the final public meeting regarding the Everett Secondary Plan proposal.An estimated 130 residents jammed into council chambers and the adjacent commun...
Feb 10th, 2013
By Brad Pritchard Simcoe.com Feb 12, 2013 ADJALA-TOSORONTIO - Adjala-Tosorontio’s planning department says “misinformation” is to blame for New Tecumseth’s lack of support over the township’s growth plans for Everett.At last week’s Adjala-Tosorontio council meeting, director of planning Jacquie Tsche...