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As we work towards the third draft of the Official Plan Update, we are also beginning work on the first draft of the new Comprehensive Zoning Bylaw.  To get into the zoning frame of mind, we recommend that you listen to two recent podcasts produced by Cities Alive and the Ontario Professional Planners Institute: Zoning Out! – Part 1 and Zoning Out! – Part 2. Stay tuned for...


Hello everyone, I wanted to provide a reminder about the special meeting of Council coming up at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016 at City Hall. This meeting will allow you and all members of the public a further opportunity to share opinions on the proposed changes to the Official Plan and suggest any additional revisions that should be included in draft 3. This meeting will also fulfill a...


Be a part of history. On Feb. 17 at 11 a.m., we will celebrate Heritage Week in Kingston with the grand opening of the Heritage Resource Centre. A team of talented people has been working hard over the past few months to transform the old elections office in the Market Wing of City Hall into a hub designed to celebrate Kingston’s heritage properties by educating the public on their features...


On January 21, we were proud to host a district workshop of the Ontario Professional Planners Institute in Memorial Hall. It was a great opportunity to share our experience and demonstrate how the Kingston planning department is leading the way with innovative tools (such as DASH), reaching out to citizens and communicating effectively.  During the presentation, I emphasized how...


Happy New Year!  I hope everyone had a restful holiday break and is having a promising start to 2016! In October, we released draft 2 of the Official Plan Update and asked for your feedback. We received emails, letters and phone calls in response, and in addition, many citizens came to the planning committee meeting held on November 5, 2015 to share feedback with the project team and...


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<strong>Paige Agnew</strong>
Paige Agnew
Director of planning, building and licensing services
613-546-4291, ext. 3252

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