Local Appeal Body

Re: Planning Reform and Council’s Request to Remove Toronto From the Jurisdiction of the OMB Dear Minister Jeffrey, On behalf of the Federation of North Toronto Residents’ Associations (FoNTRA), we wish to provide you with our key recommendations with respect to provincial planning reform. These recommendations were included in a February 29, 2012 letter to […]

The implementation of a LAB be combined with improvement in the Committee of Adjustment (CoA) procedures in the following three problem areas are advocated: 1) inadequate/deficient notices to the public, 2) unequal procedures at the CoA hearings, and 3) inadequate defense of CoA refusals by the City at appeal hearings.