NEWS →

On February 24, 2014, The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing released the highly anticipated, long-awaited Provincial Policy Statement....

Read More →

Neptis Geoweb

March 7, 2014

On March 6, 2014, the Neptis Foundation released the beta format of the Neptis Geoweb; an interactive web-based visualization of past, present and future development patterns in the Greater Toronto Region....

Read More →

March 3, 2014 – The Ministry of Infrastructure released proposed performance indicators to measure implementation of the policies of the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe, 2006....

Read More →

Reserve your seat today! Update: Registration is now closed, the event has sold out! Update 2: Proceedings coming soon! Join us at our 10th annual Forum, as we explore the challenges of urban growth management and the protection of agriculture in Ontario’s near-urban farming communities...

Read More →

New Website!

January 22, 2014

Check out our new website...

Read More →

In Fall 2013, the Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) led a consultation process surrounding the 1997 Development Charges Act. The Act is based on the core principle that development charges are a primary tool in ensuring that “growth pays for growth.”...

Read More →

In Fall 2013, the Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing (MMAH) led a consultation process surrounding its land use planning and appeal system, asking stakeholders across the province for feedback on how to improve the system...

Read More →

Fall Newsletter 2013

November 15, 2013

Read about the Farmland Trust’s plans to scale-up farmland protection in Ontario with our new Board team and new strategic plan. Other highlights include promoting a future for farming on the Pickering Airport Lands and our support of ‘Food & Water First’....

Read More →

On October 30,2013, the Neptis Foundation released a report detailing some significant flaws in the “Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe”....

Read More →

The High Costs of Sprawl

September 1, 2013

In Summer 2013, Environmental Defence released a report demonstrating that sprawling development in Ontario is a fundamental threat to our economy, health, and environment....

Read More →