Thursday, January 27, 2011
Status of the GCOP Five Year Review
Grey County Council adopted County Official Plan Amendment (OPA) No. 80, the five-year review of the County Official Plan, in March 2009. OPA No. 80 has been sent to the Province for approval. However, according to County Planner, Randy Scherzer, the Province has not made a final decision with respect to the amendment at this time, although a final decision from the Province is expected shortly. In e-mail communication with GABP, Scherzer said there will likely be some amendments made to the policies/schedules adopted as part of OPA No. 80. County received a draft decision in Jly 2010 from the Province and there were some proposed revision identified in it . See a report summarizing the key proposed revisions, as well as the draft decision.