NOTICE OF THE EXTENSION OF AN
INTERIM CONTROL BY-LAW REGARDING CANNABIS FACILITIES
TAKE NOTICE that on the 28th day of June, 2021, the Council of the Corporation of Scugog passed By-law No. 30-21 to amend By-law No. 42-20 to extend the period of interim control for an additional year, pursuant to Section 38 of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, as amended. Interim Control By-law No. 42-20 will be in effect for a period of one (1) additional year, lapsing June 29th, 2022, or repealed by Council at an earlier date.
PURPOSE AND EFFECT OF INTERIM CONTROL BY-LAW NO. 42-20
Interim Control By-law No. 42-20 prohibits the development of any new cannabis cultivation and production facilities on all lands within the Agricultural (AG); Oak Ridges Moraine-Agricultural (ORM-AG); Environmental Protection (EP); Oak Ridges Moraine-Environmental Protection (ORM-EP); Recreational (RE); and Oak Ridges Moraine-Recreational (ORM-RE) Zones in the Township of Scugog Zoning By-law 14-14, as amended. A key map has not been provided due to the large number of properties in these zones throughout the Township. Cannabis production facilities will continue to be permitted within Industrial Zones. A complete copy is available on the Township of Scugog website at www.scugog.ca.
Extension of the Interim Control By-law will enable the Township to complete its study and review of cannabis related land uses that has been initiated and consider implementing Official Plan policies and Zoning By-law regulations.
The Council of the Corporation of the Township of Scugog has the authority to extend the period during which the by-law will be in effect to a total period not exceeding two years.
PLEASE NOTE that any person or public body may appeal to the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT) in respect of the extension of the Interim Control By-law by filing with the Clerk of the Corporation of the Township of Scugog, no later than 4:30 p.m. on the 27th day of August, 2021 a notice of appeal. The notice of appeal must set out the reasons for the appeal and an appeal fee in the amount of $1,100.00 must accompany each appeal filed. A certified cheque or money order must be made payable to the MINISTER OF FINANCE. A copy of the appeal form is available from the OLT website at http://olt.gov.on.ca/tribunals/lpat/forms/appellant-applicant-forms/
Only individuals, corporations and public bodies may appeal an interim control by-law 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.
For more information regarding this matter please contact Robin Prentice, Manager of Planning by phone at 905.985-7346 ext. 100 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Additional information can also be found by visiting https://my.scugog.ca/cannabis-info
DATED AT THE TOWNSHIP OF SCUGOG THIS 9th DAY OF JULY, 2021.
Becky Jamieson, Director of Corporate Services/Clerk
Township of Scugog
181 Perry Street, Box 780
Port Perry, Ontario L9L 1A7