LUP imageAMO’s Land Use Planning: Beyond the Basics training is for both seasoned and first-term councillors. Designed to build upon AMO's on-line primer* on planning, this three-hour virtual workshop will reinforce the central role that municipalities play in implementing and managing the land use policy framework in Ontario.

Land Use Planning: Beyond the Basics includes a review of relevant elements of the Ontario Planning Act as well as key planning tools and how they are applied in the municipal context. This virtual workshop will learn about the importance of the Provincial Policy Statement as the overall roadmap for land use management in Ontario. Participants will understand what the changes related to Ontario Municipal Board to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal mean and the implications on municipal councils decision making.

  • Cost: Registration in Land Use Planning: Beyond the Basic’s virtual workshop includes all materials and automatic access to AMO’s online Land Use Planning: The Basics (*regularly $177 free with registration in  Land Use Planning: Beyond the Basic’s) available at - $175.00 plus HST ($197.75)
  • Registration Open to: Newly elected and returning elected officials and municipal staff. Registration details will be available soon.
  • Dates: September 17th, October 14th, October 28th  and November 12th
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