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Don’t think apartments belong in subdivisionsBy Matthew Talbot Alliston Herald June 30 2010 — ANGUS – Judging by the reaction of Township of Essa citizens at a public meeting recently, apartment buildings in subdivisions are something of a sore point. Mayor David Guergis explained t...
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By Chris Simon Innisfil Scope July 7 2010Innisfil is thinking ahead, by about 10 to 20 years. Town council has passed a recommendation that will pave the way for the creation of Inspiring Innisfil — 2020, a strategic plan that will help shape the municipality over the next two decades. The plan, whic...
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By Chris Simon Innisfil Scope July 7 2010The second phase of the Alcona Downs subdivision could receive an endorsement from the Town of Innisfil. Town council will be asked to endorse the draft plan for the second phase of the Alcona Downs subdivision, during an upcoming meeting. If constructed as pl...
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By Chris Simon Innisfil Scope July 7 2010Town council will await the completion of construction work along Innisfil Beach Road Precinct 2B and 3, before making any significant zoning bylaw changes. Staff presented an update on the Innisfil Beach Road Zoning Bylaw Study to council during a recent meet...
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New Tecumseth Free Press Online  July 6, 2010 A plan for several hundred news homes in Alliston’s furthest western reaches received final subdivision approval by council in committee last night, permitting Rizzardo Brothers to develop more than 770 new units over three phases on 28.43 hectares ...
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Belterra reaches draft plan approval stage, 94 conditions attachedNew Tecumseth Free Press Online July 6 2010When built out as proposed, the new Belterra community, adjacent to Green Briar, will have a projected population of 4,690 people living across 151 hectares (373 acres) – 27 houses per h...
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Jul 7th, 2010
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By Nathan Taylor - QMI Agency - 7 July 2010Image is important, especially to small towns and villages, and Jane Dunlop is hoping to put Coldwater and the rest of Severn Township out there for everyone to see. ...
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By Kate Harries AWARE Simcoe 7 July 2010Springwater Township has issued a news release denying that it is conducting a phone survey of residents. ...
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Jul 7th, 2010
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By JENNIFER BURDEN, THE PACKET AND TIMES June 26, 2010For 29 years, Cindy Hillard has enjoyed the view of farmland from the front window of her country home on Taylor Line in Severn Township. Within the year, she will have a new vista -- a sea of solar panels.Recurrent Energy, a San Francisco- based ...
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Critic says strategy approved by council just isn’t good enoughBy John Edwards Simcoe.com July 6 2010 -- SIMCOE COUNTY – The County of Simcoe’s new waste-management strategy focuses on diversion, but another landfill site could begin operating in Clearview Township under the plan.The strategy, develo...