Municipal & Land Use Planning Law
Wolf Hooker Professional Corporation represents a variety of clients on matters related to municipal and land use planning law, including municipalities, developers, and private and public corporation.
Our municipal and land use planning practice includes:
Drafting municipal agreements and contracts
Drafting , amending, and interpreting by-laws
Providing timely opinions on important legal issues
Advising municipalities on compliance with the Municipal Act, 2001, the Municipal Conflict of Interest Act, the Municipal Elections Act, 1996, the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, the Development Charges Act, 1997 and other statutes and regulations affecting municipalities.
Representing clients on a variety of land use applications (including land severances, sub-division approvals, re-zonings, and minor variances)
Representing clients on appeals to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (formerly the Ontario Municipal Board), the Ontario Drainage Tribunal, and other bodies
Acting for municipalities or private landowners in expropriation proceedings