The City of Toronto frequently engages with citizens on a variety of policy issues through public meetings. Advanced registration is usually required, and due to Covid all meetings are virtual.
OUR PLAN TORONTO Consultation Meetings: As part of the City of Toronto’s Official Plan review, Our Plan Toronto is inviting the public to a series of meetings to get their input on key Official Plan policy areas under review. Four meetings will be held this fall:
- Stakeholder Meeting #1: Environment and Climate Change – Monday October 4, 2021, 12pm-1:30pm (REGISTER)
o Key topics include climate change adaptation, mitigation and resilience, protection of natural heritage and water resources, biodiversity, reducing consumption of natural resources, management of stormwater, green infrastructure, reduction of urban heat island impacts, and addressing density targets for Major Transit Station Areas that overlap with the Green Space System.
- Stakeholder Meeting #2: Affordable Housing and Intensification – Thursday October 7, 2021, 10am-11:30am (REGISTER)
o Key topics include ongoing policy work on inclusionary zoning, Major Transit Station Area delineations and minimum density targets, and other components of the intensification strategy.
- Stakeholder Meeting #3: Future of Work and Employment – Thursday October 14, 2021, 12pm-1:30pm (REGISTER)
o Key topics include job growth trends, impacts of the global pandemic, trajectory of change in employment, matching labour force with opportunities, supporting small businesses, and the Employment Area conversion request process and update.
- Stakeholder Meeting #4: Neighbourhoods and Complete Communities – Friday October 15, 2021, 11am-12:30pm (REGISTER)
o Key topics include ongoing policy work on Expanding Housing Options in Neighbourhoods, Major Transit Station Area delineations that fall within Neighbourhoods, components of complete communities, and others.
You are also invited to join us on October 20, 2021 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (REGISTER) or from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. (REGISTER) for city-wide conversations on Our Plan Toronto and the most pressing issues facing our city as we grow.