Cannabis Production and Processing

The Town of Milton's Development Services Department has completed the official plan and zoning by-law amendments to update planning policies and regulations with regard to the land-use implications of the legal production and processing of cannabis to ensure Milton's policy framework is responsive to the applicable federal legislative framework.

 Background Information and Draft Amendments

The above is currently under technical review by staff and commenting agencies and have not been approved.

 Public Consultation

The Statutory Public Meeting was held on Monday, November 18, 2019.  A copy of the staff report is available for viewing here.

The recommendation report was presented to Council on June 22, 2020.  A copy of the staff report and official plan amendment and zoning by-law amendments can be viewed here.  A notice of passing was issued and is currently under the required appeal period.

Mature Neighbourhood Areas

The Town of Milton's Development Services Department has initiated a Local Official Plan Amendment and Zoning By-law Amendments proposing to implement recommendations to better manage change and development in the Town's Mature Neighbourhoods and Character Areas.  A zoning by-law amendment proposes to amend the boundary of the Downtown Character Area and establish new regulations for new or replacement dwellings and additions to existing dwellings within the Character Area.

For detailed information on how we got here please view the Mature Neighbourhood Area Study Page.

 Proposed Draft Amendments

The proposed amendments are currently under technical review by staff and commenting agencies and have not been approved.

Public Consultation

A statutory public meeting will be held on August 24, 2020 where members of the public are invited to obtain information, make a verbal presentation presentation and/or written submission to identify issues or concerns and or express your views in support of, or in opposition of, these applications.  

Contact us if you have a comment on the development.  You can also receive updates directly to your inbox about updates to this proposed development and it’s status, notice and upcoming public meetings.  Subscribe to receive updates at Development Notices