Ontario Municipal Board Reform

The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) is a quasi-judicial board responsible for hearing land use planning appeals. The last several years have seen this unelected body criticized for usurping the decisions of municipalities, being developer friendly and not being consciousness of community needs. For more perspectives on proposed reforms to the OMB, see statements by the […]

Ontario Municipal Board Reform

The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) is a quasi-judicial board responsible for hearing land use planning appeals. The last several years have seen this unelected body criticized for usurping the decisions of municipalities, being developer friendly and not being consciousness of community needs. Three experts break down this important topic: Mitchell Kosny, a Registered Professional Planner […]