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Blue Mountain

Conference 2017

Heritage Planning is Good Planning

October 03, 2017


30 Minute Ignite

This session will explore the various ways in which heritage planning is becoming integrated within and can make a foundational impact to the broader planning framework in order to build great communities. The session will explore and illustrate using a range of case studies how plans and planning processes authorized through the Ontario Heritage Act and Planning Act can work in tandem to achieve common goals.

Learning Objectives

  • How to build heritage conservation into land use planning policy through engaging and integrating heritage planners and community perspectives
  • Reconciling conflicts posed by heritage conservation and redevelopment pressure
  • Identifying ways in which heritage conservation can be contribute to proactive community planning