Applicant: Vue Developments on Main
Town file
: LOPA-05/18
Date of decision:
June 22, 2021
Date of notice:
June 24, 2021
Last day to appeal:
July 14, 2021

The Council of the Corporation of the Town of Milton passed By-law 053-2021 on June 22, 2021, which adopted proposed Official Plan Amendment Number 64 under Sections 17(21), (22) and (23) of the Planning Act, R.S.0. 1990,c.P.13, as amended.

The purpose and effect of Official Plan Amendment Number 64 is to add Specific Policy Area No. 39 to the subject lands to permit an increase in the maximum building height to 18 storeys and maximum density of 380 units per hectare. The amendment would also permit minor adjustments to the existing Official Plan designation boundaries.

At this time, there is an active planning application within the subject lands, Zoning By-law Amendment File:  Z-07/18. All public comments received were considered in the decision rendered on this file.

The proposed Official Plan amendment is exempt from approval by the Regional Municipality of Halton.  The decision of Milton Council is final if a notice of appeal is not received on or before the last day for filing a notice of appeal.

Appeal process

Only individuals, corporations or public bodies may appeal a decision of the municipality or planning board to the Ontario Land Tribunal.  A notice of appeal may not be filed by an unincorporated association or group. However, a notice of appeal may be filed in the name of an individual who is a member of the association or the group on its behalf.

No person or public body shall be added as a party to the hearing of the appeal unless, before the plan was adopted, the person or public body made oral submissions at a public meeting or written submissions to the council or, in the opinion of the Ontario Land Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

If you intend to appeal, a notice of appeal must be filed with the Town Clerk, Corporation of the Town of Milton, 150 Mary St., Milton ON L9T 6Z5, no later than 20 days from the date of this notice and must include: 

  1. The reasons for the appeal and the specific part of the proposed Official Plan amendment to which the appeal applies.
  2. A completed A1 Appellant Form. This form is to be completed by the appellant for appeals relating to the Official Plan amendment and is available on the Ontario Land Tribunal website.
  3. A $1,100 fee, pursuant to the Ontario Land Tribunal Act, 2021, S.O. 2021, c. 4, Sched. 6. The prescribed fee is payable to the “Minister of Finance” by certified cheque or money order only.

The last day for filing a notice of appeal is 4:30 p.m. on July 14, 2021.

A true copy of Official Plan Amendment Number 64 and By-law 053-2021 is available in the report to Council

Barbara Koopmans, MPA, MCIP, RPP, CMO
Commissioner, Development Services
Dated at the Town of Milton on June 24, 2021