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Development Charges Background Study

Council of the Town of Carleton Place retained Watson & Associates Economists Ltd. to complete a Development Charges Background Study in accordance with Section 10 (1) of the Development Charges Act, 1997, S.O. 1997, C.27.  Municipalities impose development charges is to assist in providing the infrastructure required by future development in the Town through the establishment of a viable capital funding source to meet the municipality’s financial requirements.

At least 60 days prior to passing the proposed Development Charges by-law, the Town is required to make the background study available on the Town’s website in accordance with Section 10 (4) of the Act.