KAWARTHA LAKES: On January 15th, 2019, the Council of the City of Kawartha Lakes established the Development Charges Task Force, to provide advice and recommendations to staff, regarding the formulation of a development charges by-law, to replace By-Law 2015-224, a By-law to Impose Development Charges in the City of Kawartha Lakes.
Task Force members include representatives of the development industry, businesses and the general public. All meetings of the Task Force are public and advertised on the city's website, www.kawarthalakes.ca, in accordance with applicable policy.
The Task Force invites stakeholders, businesses and the public to provide input on the formulation of a new development charges by-law, targeted to take effect on January 1st, 2020.
Parties interested in providing input to the Task Force are encouraged to participate in one or more of the following ways:
1) Interested parties, unable to attend this meeting, are encouraged to make representations at the subsequent Task Force meeting, which is tentatively scheduled for 10 a.m., on June 21st, 2019 (venue to be determined);
2) Interested parties are encouraged to provide written submissions to the Task Force via email, to Adam Found, Manager of Corporate Assets, at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org;
3) Written submissions may be targeted for the June 21st Task Force meeting.
All oral and written representations to the Task Force will be reflected in the public record. As the Task Force is expected to finalize its recommendations in August 2019, interested parties are advised to make representations prior to June 14th, 2019. Representations made after June 30th, 2019 are unlikely to be considered, due to time constraints.
We reserve the right to remove any and all comments for any reason. Comments with swearing will be deleted without exception.