Tri City Lands Ltd. (Spencer Pit) ZBA 02/17 Information


The OMB has made a decision with respect to the appliucation for a Class A licence for the removal of aggregate.  Further questions regarding this decision can be directed to the Ontario Municipal Board, 416-212-6349.

UPDATE - APRIL 20, 2017:

A notice of appeal has been filed with the Township by the County of Wellington due to the fact that the Zoning By-law Amendment does not currently conform with the County's Official Plan. This appreal has been withdrawn.

The Township of Guelph/Eramosa has received a Zoning By-law Amendment Application for the above-noted property and the application was considered complete at the Council Meeting of February 6, 2017 for the purposes of the Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, c. P. 13. 

The prior Zoning By-law Amendment Application ZBA 01/14 Tri City Lands Ltd. (Spencer Pit), which was appealed on June 16, 2016 to the Ontario Municipal Board (OMB).  The OMB file on the previous application is now closed.
Since this is a new Zoning By-law Amendment application under the Planning Act, the Township is required to create a new contact list for further notification.  If you are interested in providing comments on this new application or if you would like to be notified of any future meetings/updates regarding this new application, please provide your name, address, city, province, postal code and telephone number to the attention of:
Amanda Knight, Acting Clerk
Township of Guelph/Eramosa
mail: 8348 Wellington Road 124, P.O. Box 700, Rockwood Ontario, N0B 2K0

Agency comments with respect to this Zoning By-law Amendment should be provided before February 24, 2017 and/or a written request for notification must be resubmitted to the Township Clerk as indicated above. 

A statutory public meeting, to receive input from members of the public, will be held on March 6, 2017, 7:00 p.m. at the Township's Municipal Office.

Updates will be posted to as they become available.  

The applicant has also filed a related application to the County of Wellington to revise Schedule A3 of the County of Wellington Official Plan (Township of Guelph/Eramosa). Inquiries regarding the Official Plan Amendment application, County File OP-2016-11 and/or a written request for notification can be directed to the County of Wellington’s Planning and Development Department, telephone (519) 837-2600, Ext. 2120 or Ext. 2160. 



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Zoning By-law Amendment Application 

Public Consultation Strategy Form

County of Wellington Official Plan Amendment Application

Technical Reports from Applicant:


Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport


Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry


Council Resolution

Planning Reports and Presentations


ZBA 01/14 Summary of Comments

Draft Zoning Amendment Schedule


Information re: Aggregate Resources Act Application

With regard to the application for a license under the Aggregate Resources Act, more information can be seen in the Notice of Application for a Licence and Notice of Public Information Session.

Letters of Objection