On November 5, 2023 Town of Collingwood Council accepted the Affordable Housing Master Plan. The purpose of the plan is to guide the Towns housing program to achieve maximum impact within the approved budget. Staff will return to Council early in the new year with a detailed and prioritized work plan for 2024 and beyond. […]
Town staff have advised they will consider comments on Draft # 2 of the proposed Official Plan until October 31. They expect to take a staff report to Council before the end of November.. This report will request that Council adopt Draft # 2 of the New Official Plan as amended
The Public Open house for Draft # 2 of the Official Plan for Town of Collingwood is set for October 4th and the statutory public meeting is set for October 17th at 5 PM.
Draft # 2 of the proposed Town of Collingwood Official Plan was released in July 2023. The statutory public meeting is expected to be scheduled in the early fall.
Official Plans and Zoning By Laws cannot prohibit up to three ( 3) residential units per parcel of urban residential land.
Permitted configurations: two attached accessory units in primary dwelling, 1 accessory attached unit in primary dwelling and 1 detached accessory unit, or 2 detached accessory units.
Below are updates on 3 projects currently working thru development approvals in the Shipyards:
- Collingwood Quay proposed by Fram Stokker, recently obtained Council approval for a ZBA to permit smaller restaurant in different location. Proposed 6 storey mixed use.
- Perfect World, Larry Dunn developer, 3 six storey buildings which only need building permit. One building […]
The Province recently announced another series of policy, legislative and regulatory changes for consultation, designed to assist with meeting its goal of constructing 1.5M houses in the next decade.
Given the significance of the land use planning-related changes, Planning Services staff at the Town are pivoting resources to advising Town Council on the impacts of the […]
In a news release issued today, the Town of Collingwood announced it is developing a “made-in-Collingwood” solution for the affordable housing crisis in the form of an affordable housing master plan that will “give the town prioritized, costed, and actionable direction.”
Using work already done by the Collingwood affordable housing task force, the town aims to […]
Amendments to Procedural By-law No. 2021-090 are being brought forward for Council’s consideration. The earliest date the proposed revisions to the Procedural By-law will be considered is during the Council meeting scheduled for March 20, 2023. The purpose of the amendments is to review the current governance structure, meeting calendar and publishing […]
After consultation with the community Planning Staff brought forward on January 30 2023 proposed changes to the SCAP matrix. In addition to these proposed changes to the matrix Staff proposed to batch the first grouping of 2023 merit-based allocation
capacity requests and bring those forward to Council in March 2023 or thereabouts pending the
timing of outstanding […]