Background Document – August 27, 2019

[PDF] Application for Official Plan and Zoning By-Law AmendmentsPaul and Sandi Greer, Greenridge Asparagus Farm1002 Ridge Road, Picton Background In 2016, Paul and Sandi Greer purchased Greenridge Asparagus Farm at 1002 Ridge Road. It has been a well- known asparagus farm for many years. The farm is located in a rural area 7 km south […]

Protecting Water vs Extracting Aggregate (in the Press)

Some excellent coverage on protecting water vs extracting aggregate in the local countryside has appeared in the press, including: Ridge Road doesn’t need another aggregate pit – Ilona Anderson, Letter to the Editor, The Picton Gazette, December 13, 2017. Picton watershed saved – Federation of Ontario Naturalists – Seasons Fall 1999.

Planning Public Council Meeting – August 21, 2019

The County has posted a recording of the live stream of the Planning Public Council Meeting, the Committee of the Whole Meeting, and the Council Meeting on August 21, 2019. The recording includes deputations from seven concerned citizens: Time Deputant Text 1:00:24 Maureen Adams Written deputation 1:11:33 Joanne Tammel Transcript of deputation 1:19:16 Cheryl O’Brien […]

Planning Public Council Meeting – May 16, 2018

The materials prepared for the Planning Public Council Meeting on May 16, 2018 by the County’s Services Development Department included: Agenda Minutes Staff Report – FULL (2018) Executive Summary & Staff Analysis MHBC – Greenridge Farmpit Applications (2017) Location Map Official Plan Land Use Designations Environmental Constraints Environmentally Sensitive Areas Zoning By-law 1816-2006 Aggregate Resources […]

Planning in Prince Edward County

An application is currently pending before the Prince Edward County Council to amend the County’s Official Plan and Zoning By-laws to permit the extraction of up to 20,000 tons of sand and aggregate annually from a ninth pit to be opened on the Ridge Road. To learn about our community’s concerns about this application and […]

PEC Council

Jamie Forrester, Andreas Bolik, John Hirsch, Mike Harper, Stewart Bailey, Bill McMahon, Bill Roberts (back row, left to right)Phil St-Jean, Janice Maynard, Phil Prinzen, Mayor Steve Ferguson, Ernie Margetson, Brad Nieman, and Kate MacNaughton (front row, left to right) Prince Edward County – Ward Boundaries Steve FergusonMayorShire Hall – 332 Picton Main StreetPicton, Ontario K0K 2T0Phone […]