Monthly Archives: January 2015

OCP (Unofficial Community Plan) — To quash a lawsuit

          On October 14, 2014, council (5:2) approved the controversial draft Official Community Plan, knowing a lawsuit was likely to follow after the Metro Vancouver board (GVRD) rejected certain aspects of the plan in July 2014. … Continue reading

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Suggestion to rescind invalid OCP

January 7, 2015 public input by Hazel Mason, MCCA president, timed to not exceed the allowed two minutes per person. “Following up on correspondence to you … At council’s meeting last July 22, when then council was considering how to … Continue reading

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Unofficial Community Plan — proposed fix not good enough

The Unofficial Community Plan is before council at its meeting this Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 (after a public hearing at 7:00 pm on marihuana zoning; see more below).   Metro Vancouver (GVRD) filed a legal challenge against Port Moody and … Continue reading

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In the news: OCP lawsuit, Arts Centre project costs, Ioco lands, environmental standards

Port Moody’s OCP amendments part of next week’s council agenda by Sarah Payne – The Tri-City News posted Jan 22, 2015 at 5:00 PM Port Moody council will be considering a timeline to amend the city’s official community plan in … Continue reading

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Sinkholes, Imperial Oil land sale, OCP, pot production, beetles

A busy week in Port Moody … Biggest newsmakers this week in Port Moody: sinkholes and north shore land sale Sinkholes A second sinkhole appeared on the tunnel boring construction route for the Evergreen Skytrain line.  Image above is the … Continue reading

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Unofficial Community Plan — open letter to Port Moody council

Best wishes for 2015! With the OCP currently in limbo, the Moody Centre Community Association is once again requesting neighbourhood consultation for Moody Centre so the plan can truly reflect resident input. Council has agreed to consult with Coronation Park … Continue reading

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Unofficial Community Plan, closed meetings, marihuana zoning

Regular council meeting — January 13, 2015 The agenda (270 pages) for Port Moody’s first regular council meeting for 2015 can be accessed from clicking this link. Public input is allowed in person at the meeting, and residents can also … Continue reading

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