Friends of the Cawthra Bush
Greater Mississauga Area
Pages of Special Interest;
Other Table of Contents;
or retyped copy. If there are errors, please e-mail me with corrections:
Opening comments: More at the end.
It fit on a sheet of parper but with a lot of effort, that cannot be added to this web-page. So print it off as two sheet and sent it on in!
Form Letter - Petition - regarding the Northmount Townhouse Development & the Cawthra Bush.
File: OZ 02/023 W1
Bush will be as Peter Lyons, the City's Urban Ecologist has said, be pounded
into the ground by surrounding development. The
Cawthra Bush has both Provincially and National significance due
As the City
has refused to recognize our Ratepayers group, the Cawthra Ratepayers'
and Residents' Association (CRRA); as the City refuses our Freedom Of Information
request, so necessary to discover the facts and
And, as Carmen
Corbasson, the Ward 1 Councillor, has promised in Council Chambers to aid
the community in changing the local zoning that allows for townhouses.
We call upon her to carry out her promise and her
only single homes should be built on Northmount Ave. and the
zoning for townhouses should be removed. As the long term damage
that will be done by this and the townhouse subdivisions to follow will
Character and Identity of the community is specifically protected
by Mississauga's Official Plan(s) and new building are to be "compatibility
with surrounding land use", which is clearly not
the case. This sets a dangerous precedence. The
long term effects, traffic increases, those who move in and have yards
so small that they not able to relate to the existing community values
& culture. These are just some of the reasons that will
As there has been made so many changes to the original development proposal, "amended the Site Plan Application", the planning process should be started over.
That this form letter be forwarded by the City to the OMB.
TO FURTHER STRENGTHEN THE CAWTHRA RATEPAYERS' AND RESIDENTS' ASSOCIATION POSITION, THE UNDERSIGNED IS STATING THAT DONALD BARBER, CHAIR OF THE CRRA, IS THE COMMUNITY'S ELECTED (Ratepayers Group), REPRESENTATIVE.
PLEEASSE SIGN OUR PETITION
It will make a difference!
Home page - Main Table of Contents - Back up a Page - Back to Top
[ COMMENTS BY DON B. - ]
Financial Donations are Greatly Appreciated
Now Accepting Pay Pal