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Glen Abbey Golf Course

OMB upholds Town’s Interim Control By-law regarding Glen Abbey

The Ontario Municipal Board has rejected ClubLink’s appeal by upholding the town’s Interim Control By-law (ICBL) and its one year extension, concluding that the ICBL was appropriate and necessary. The Board’s decision noted that the ...

GO Train from above at Oakville Station

Liveable Oakville: Time To Grow Up

My first introduction to the power of urban planning came courtesy of a trek I made as a teenager hitchhiking down the west coast of the United States and spending some time in Portland on ...

Glen Abbey Golf Course

Council hears update on Glen Abbey Golf Course

Mayor Rob Burton convened a special meeting of Council last night for Council and the public to receive an update from Planning and Legal staff on current matters related to the Glen Abbey Golf Course.

Jared du Toit,

Time to Fight the OMB’s Over-Reach and SAVE Glen Abbey Golf Course

It is time to put a hard stop on the OMB over reach in Oakville. WE, as a community, have to do it right NOW. Or we just might loose an iconic and cultural landmark: ...

3 men walking the golf course

Oakville’s citizens should be able to shape their community

Oakville residents are shocked and upset that the corporation ClubLink, the owners of world-renowned Glen Abbey Golf Course, have made a proposal to develop all of the current golf course that stretches along the west ...

Bulldozer

Secrecy of Saw-Whet Development Approval infuriates Ward 4 Councillor

I have received hundreds of emails in response to my note last week about the Saw-whet settlement. Shock and disappointment were the dominant responses from the public. Thank you for caring about the future of ...

New home construction, row of house

Oakvillegreen mobilizes community against Saw-Whet Development

Last week the outcome of the Saw Whet Golf Course that was purchased as a development site received approval despite a strong sentiment against it, by the local Ward 4 Councillor Allan Elgar and OakvilleGreen. ...

Forest

How Livable Oakville just became a lot less Livable

Development has won another battle in gobbling up Oakville green spaces. The Town of Oakville and Halton Region have just backed down in their efforts to enforce a natural space zoning in their own official ...

Running Stream

Settlement Reached in OMB Case with Bronte Green

The town has reached a settlement with Bronte Green over its development proposal for 1401 Bronte Road that includes significant concessions from Bronte Green to respond to concerns raised by the town and the public.

Glen Abbey Golf Course

Clublink application filed in face of Oakville’s Opposition

On November 10, 2016, Clublink filed an application regarding the redevelopment of Glen Abbey, which is in direct conflict with the Town of Oakville’s decision to extended the Interim Control By-Law by another year which passed ...

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