Shared: Tiny Township official plan encourages economic development in agricultural sector
Tiny Township’s new official plan should be in place by early 2019 and with it will come new regulations around secondary units, increased opportunity for economic development in the agricultural sector and expanded environmental protection.
A third draft of the official plan was presented at a July 11 public meeting. The majority of the comments received were around environmental protection and ensuring the plan did all it could to safeguard water in the region.
For the past five months, residents have been fighting against an application to remove nearly seven million litres of water per day from a Tiny Township quarry. This pit, which is fed by the Alliston aquifer, is said to contain some of the purest water in the world.
“We have put as…