May 17, 2012 Decision of the Board, S.W. Lee and K. Hussey
The Ontario Municipal Board issued its decision from the 7th pre-hearing conference in which it confirmed its jurisdiction to approve modified policies of an official plan on an appeal; and, in response to a motion brought by Worden and Montanaro Estates Limited, for a hearing to correct land use designations, the Board indicated that it does not have jurisdiction to change the boundary of land use designations established in the Oak Ridges Moraine Conservation Plan for the Worden and Montanaro site.
Stephen Waqué is a senior partner at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, and a founding director and past president of the Ontario Expropriation Association. Stephen has more than 30 years experience in the practice of expropriation legislation and real estate law. Stephen is the author of the New Law of Expropriation, a two-volume reference text that deals comprehensively with government acquisitions of real estate and business interests, and is considered an authority in Canada. For more information on Stephen Waqué please visit http://www.blg.com/en/home/our-professionals/Pages/Waque-Stephen.aspx