Planning & Development >> Brownfields Improvement Plan
NRTEE defines "brownfields" as abandoned, idled or underutilized industrial or commercial properties where past actions have known or suspected environmental contamination, but where there is an active potential for redevelopment.
Bownfield Community Improvement Plan
On August 10/09, Council adopted the recommendations of Report CDS-053-09, thereby providing support in principle to the Brownfields Strategy provided below and authorizing staff to process a formal Brownfields Community Improvement Official Plan amendment to implement the strategy. A copy of Report CDS-053-09
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Notice of By-law 109-10 - Brownfields Community Improvement Plan
CDS-084-09 Brownfields Redevelopment Strategy, Community Improvement Plan (CIP) and Related Official Plan Amendment
Fort Erie Draft Brownfields CIP
Fort Erie Final Brownfield Strategy.
OP Amendment-CIP Policies
Report to Council CDS-053-09
Consultant August 10/09 Power Point presentation to Council showing the advantages to brownfields redevelopment by economic impact modelling.
On August 10, 2009 Council will consider a staff report recommending Council to adopt the Brownfields Strategy (goals, leadership strategy and financial incentive programs) in principle and authorize the formal processing (amendment) of a Brownfields Community Improvement Plan for review and comment.
Regional Municipal Comparison Click Here
Fort Erie Brownfields - Public Meeting July 27, 2009 Click Here
Consultant Power Point Presentation To Council, July 20, 2009- Draft Financial Incentive Program and Leadership Strategy Click Here
Brownfields CIP- July 27, 2009, Public Input Session #2 Comment Sheet Click Here
Please submit comments on the comment sheet or e-mails to Dave Heyworth, Senior Policy Planner (DHeyworth@town.forterie.on.ca) by Friday, July 31, 2009
Fort Erie Brownfields Community Improvement Plan - Consultants Backgrounder Click Here
Guide to In-Situ Remediation Click Here
Fort Erie Brownfields - Public Meeting Notice for July 29th - 2008 Click Here
Fort Erie Brownfields - Report CDS-021-08 - Award of Service Click Here
Fort Erie Brownfields - Public Meeting July 29th, 2008 - Consultants presentation Click Here
Fort Erie Brownfields - Public Meeting July 29th, 2008 - Comment Sheet Click Here
Fort Erie Brownfields - Consultant Information Package Click Here