Section 37 Benefits

May 29, 2015 VIA E-MAIL: Hon. Ted McMeekin Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing Government of Ontario 777 Bay Street, 17th Floor Toronto Ontario M5G 2E5 Bill 73: Smart Growth For Our Communities Act, 2015 Dear Minister McMeekin: The Federation of North Toronto Residents’ Associations (FoNTRA) is an umbrella organization currently representing 32 residents’ […]

February 22, 2013 VIA E-MAIL: City Clerk Attention: Administrator Planning and Growth Management Committee 100 Queen Street West, 10th Floor Toronto Ontario M2H 2N2 PG22.1 – Special Public Meeting: February 28, 2013 – Official Plan Review Proposed Official Plan Amendment to Adopt New Section 37 Policies Related to Affordable Housing Dear Councillors: The Federation […]

• FoNTRA recommends: 1) Councillors should get information about the use of Section 37 benefits from all stakeholders; 2) Section 37 benefits should not be negotiated by individual Councillors but by staff; 3) Section 37 benefits should have a clear planning relationship to the increased height and/or density granted; and 4) Section 37 benefits should […]