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...
Dec 1st, 2012
Why aren't citizens involved at an earlier stage?Letter to Simcoe.com Nov 22, 2012 EVERETT - The municipality has already paid thousands in consultant fees to justify to its citizens a plan that I cannot see will, in any way, benefit us and our neighbours. Why aren't citizens involved at the earlier ...
Jul 27th, 2012
By Brad Pritchard Barrie Advance Jul 27, 2012 ADJALA-TOSORONTIO – The County of Simcoe has backed down on its proposal to reduce Diversion Days hours in Adjala-Tosorontio to change it to a half-day event. The idea was proposed in a recent email sent to the municipality by County of Simcoe direc...
May 17th, 2012
Won't change Police Services Act to reflect balance on local boardBy Brad Pritchard Simcoe.com May 16, 2012 ESSA/ADJALA-TOS/NEW TEC - The province says it’s unwilling to make change legislation allowing the three municipalities under contract to the Nottawasaga OPP to each have a permanent seat on th...
Jan 31st, 2012
Application deferred after dumpsite revealed Barrie Advance January 31 2012 EVERETT – An application to build a new home in an existing Everett neighbourhood near environmentally-protected land has been deferred after it was brought to council’s attention it was used as dumpsite by construction...