Hidden Quarry (ZBA 09/12) Information

For information on hearings and the status of this appeal, please visit the Ontario Municipal Board website and reference Case No. PL1504946

UPDATE - October 13, 2016

The following decision was isssued on October 13, 2016:  DECISION

UPDATE - February 29, 2016

The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) has advised the following:

In light of tomorrow’s weather warning, the prehearing conference has been converted to a telephone conference call. The details are below:

APPOINTMENT FOR PREHEARING CONFERENCE BY TELECONFERENCE

The Ontario Municipal Board will conduct a Prehearing Conference respecting this matter. 

This hearing will be held:

at:          11:00 AM

on:         Tuesday March 1, 2016

Call (416) 212-8012** or Toll Free 1-(866) 633-0848 When prompted, enter the code 4779874 and you will be connected to the call.  If assistance is required at any time, press ‘0’ for the operator.

There will be a speaker phone set up in Council Chambers at the Municipal Office at 8348 Wellington 124.  

 

UPDATE - October 7, 2015

The Council of the Township of Guelph/Eramosa has stated the position that the municipality will take at the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) with regard to Zoning By-law Amendment Application ZBA 09/12, James Dick Construction Ltd., (Hidden Quarry).  Please see the documents below for more information:

October 7, 2015 Media Release - Township Council States Quarry Position

October 7, 2015 Resolution Passed by Township Council

October 7, 2015 Frequently Asked Questions

At the Special Council Meeting on October 7, 2015, the Council of the Township of Guelph/Eramosa received the following correspondence from the Town of Halton Hills and the Region of Halton:  

October 6, 2015 Correspondence - Halton Hills and Halton Region

 

UPDATE - October 1, 2015

As this application has been referred to the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB), the Township is no longer the decision-making authority for this application. Township staff will no longer be updating the documents listed on this website. Periodic updates will be provided in reference to the progression of the application at the OMB. Please refer to the OMB “E-Status” website for copies of OMB documents: https://www.omb.gov.on.ca/english/eStatus/eStatus.html

UPDATE - September 23, 2015

At the Special Meeting of Council on September 15, 2015, the Mayor advised that Council is reviewing the Planning Report along with public feedback in advance of an October 7th meeting when Council will determine the position it will take on the appeal filed by the applicant to the Ontario Municipal Board.

UPDATE - September 3, 2015

Below is the Planning Report that will be presented to Council at the Special Council Meeting on September 10, 2015.  Council will receive public input on the Planning Report at the Special Council Meeting on September 15, 2015. 

GET Hidden Quarry Application Review Planning Report - September 3, 2015 

Please note that Council will NOT be making a decision to accept or reject the recommendation within the Planning Report at the meetings on September 10, 2015 or September 15, 2015. Council will determine its position at the Ontario Municipal Board with regard to this application once Council has reviewed the Planning Report, received public input on September 15, 2015 and conferred with legal counsel.

UPDATE - August 24, 2015:

On August 21, 2015, the following notice regarding Upcoming Special Council Meetings was circulated via regular mail:

Upcoming Special Council Meetings - Zoning By-law Amendment Application 09/12 - James Dick Construction Ltd. (Hidden Quarry)

UPDATE - June 19, 2015:

The public is advised that on September 10, 2015, the Township of Guelph/Eramosa intends to hold a Special Meeting of Council at Rockmosa Community Centre for Council to receive the presentation of the planning report from the Township Planner with respect to Zoning By-law Amendment (ZBA 9/12), James Dick Construction Ltd. (Hidden Quarry). 

Following the September 10th presentation,  the Council of the Township intends to hold a public meeting on September 15, 2015 at Rockmosa Community Centre to receive public input and comments regarding the planning report.  More details, future meeting dates and formal notices will be posted here as they are confirmed. 

UPDATE - May 26, 2015:

At the May 19, 2015 Council meeting James Dick Construction Ltd. informed Council that they intend to appeal to the OMB, citing Council’s lack of decision regarding their application to amend the Township’s Zoning By-law 57/1999 through application ZBA 09/12. A notice of appeal has been filed with the Township.

NOTE

All correspondence relating to this application should be submitted to:
 
Kelsey Lang, Planning Associate
Township of Guelph/Eramosa
8348 Wellington Road 124, P.O. Box 700
Rockwood, ON N0B 2K0

REPORTS FOR HIDDEN QUARRY

Notes:

  1. New information is identified with an asterisk (*)
  2. Some of the files below are very large. The time taken to download them will depend on the speed of your internet connection.

APPLICATION

Application 

TOWNSHIP AND CONSULTANTS

   REPORTS

    PLANNING REPORTS

    PEER-REVIEWS

   COMMENTS

    BURNSIDE        

        2015.08.28 *uploaded August 31, 2015

2015.07.28 *uploaded September 9, 2015

2015.04.24.2 *uploaded April 27, 2015

        2015.04.24 *uploaded April 27, 2015

        2015.04.23 *uploaded April 23, 2015

2014.11.20

2014.10.10

2014.10.06 *uploaded January 16, 2015

2014.10.06*uploaded January 16, 2015

2014.04.09

2014.04.08

2014.01.11

2013.11.12-2 *uploaded September 3, 2015

2013.11.12

2013.01.11

    CUESTA

2013.10.28

2013.06.03

2013.05.21

2013.04.02

2013.01.29

     GUELPH/ERAMOSA BUILDING DEPARTMENT

2012.12.13

    GUELPH/ERAMOSA PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT

2013.01.11

    HEMSON

2014.11.19

    MSH

2014.11.18

    NOVUS

2013.08.21

CV of Scott Penton

APPLICANT AND CONSULTANTS

   REPORTS

  COMMENTS

    AEROCUSTICS

2013.05.24

   COLE ENGINEERING

2014.04.17 *uploaded August 6, 2015

   EXPLOTECH

2014.04.10 *uploaded March 4, 2015

    GOLDER AND ASSOCIATES

2015.04.02 *uploaded September 3, 2015 (Personal info redacted by Twp)

    GWS

2014.06.09 *uploaded August 6, 2015

2013.09.17

2013.09.06

2013.05.27

   HARDEN ENVIRONMENTAL

2015.07.16 *uploaded July 23, 2015

2015.06.12 *uploaded August 5, 2015

2015.01.08 *uploaded January 20, 2015 (Personal info redacted by Twp)

2014.12.09 *updated May 15, 2015 (Personal info redacted by Twp)

2014.06.10

2014.02.05

2014.01.14-2 *uploaded September 3, 2015

2014.01.14

2013.09.09

2013.09.05

2013.07.15

2013.06.07

2013.03.13

   JDCL

2015.08.31 *uploaded September 3, 2015

2015.07.23 *uploaded on July 30, 2015 

2015.07.23 (2) *uploaded on July 30, 2015

2015.06.26 *uploaded on August 5, 2015

2015.05.08 *uploaded May 8, 2015 (Personal info redacted by Twp)

2014.09.23 *uploaded January 16, 2015

2014.08.01

2014.07.08

2014.06.06

2013.03.13 *uploaded September 3, 2015

   RWDI

2014.06.06

AGENCIES

   CN

2013.02.20

   GRCA

2015.09.11 *uploaded September 18, 2015

2014.07.29 *uploaded January 19, 2015

2014.07.08

2014.04.23

2014.03.28

2013.11.04

2013.09.06

2013.04.15 *uploaded September 3, 2015

2013.04.13

2013.01.31

2013.01.11

   TOWN OF HALTON HILLS

2015.05.14 *uploaded on May 19, 2015 

2015.03.03 *uploaded on May 19, 2015 

2013.04.15

   HALTON REGION

        2015.04.22 *uploaded on April 23, 2015         

2014.09.16

2014.07.28

2013.07.05

2013.05.22

2013.04.19

2013.04.02

   TOWN OF MILTON

2013.04.09

   MINISTRY OF NATURAL RESOURCES

2013.11.06

2013.07.11

2013.04.15

   MINISTRY OF THE ENVIRONMENT

2013.10.10

2013.07.03

2013.04.15

   MINISTRY OF TOURISM SPORT AND CULTURE

2012.11.07

   MINISTRY OF TRANSPORTATION

2014.02.14

2013.12.10

2013.10.28

2013.09.30

2013.05.28

2013.04.22

MINISTRY OF MUNICIPAL AFFAIRS AND HOUSING

2015.04.30 *uploaded May 1, 2015

   UNION GAS

2013.05.07

   WELLINGTON COUNTY

2015.09.01 *uploaded September 3, 2014

2013.03.14

  WILLAIMS AND ASSOCIATES (CONSULTANTS FOR WELLINGTON COUNTY)

2013.06.13

  WELLINGTON WATER WATCHERS

2013.04.15

OTHER

ELECTED OFFICIALS

  • 2015.07.10 - MP Michael Chong *uploaded July 23, 2015
  • 2015.06.08 - MP Michael Chong *uploaded June 25, 2015
  • 2015.05.28 - Halton Hills Council *uploaded June 1, 2015 
  • 2015.04.22 - MPP Ted Arnott *uploaded May 25, 2015
  • 2015.04.30 - Halton Regional Council *uploaded May 1, 2015
  • 2015.03.25 - Halton Hills Council *uploaded April 28, 2015
  • 2015.04.20 - MP Michael Chong *uploaded April 28, 2015

ARA APPLICATION

PUBLIC PRESENTATIONS

Concerned Residents Coalition (CRC) Information

CRC Documents