News and Updates

Coverage of Save Beachwood in Press and Media, and Updates from our Team

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'Major constraints': NVCA wants more work done to justify Wasaga Beach development

November 11, 2021

In a recent letter by the NVCA to the developer, the Conservation Authority upheld their opposition to Beachwood Development Inc. to proceed with the development in its current form.

Read about it in the article by Ian Adams for Simcoe.com.

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Save Beachwood response to Public Meeting Comments

September 29, 2021

We have compiled a detailed presentation (34 pages) with key facts in response to comments made by the developer Beachwood Development Inc. at the Public Meeting on August 19, 2021. We have also created a condensed presentation (20 pages) available for download here.

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"Turning the neighbourhood upside down" - Wasaga residents speak out against high-density project

August 24th, 2021

News coverage on the Public Meeting regarding the Beachwood development on August 19th 2021.

Article by Ian Adams, The Toronto Star.

Re-watch the full video of the public meeting here!

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Presentation at Public Meeting

August 17th, 2021

The Public Meeting for this high-density re-zoning application is coming up on Thursday August 19th at 9.30am.

We will share our key arguments with Town and Council during the meeting. Unfortunately we will not be able to share our presentation during the Zoom meeting, but if you want to follow along, download our presentation here.

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West-end Wasaga residents step up campaign against high-density residential project

August 10th, 2021

Article by Ian Adams, Simcoe.com

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Show Your Support on Your Front Lawn!

August 8th, 2021

Our Save Beachwood Lawn Signs have arrived! Show your support of our initiative by putting a sign up on your front lawn. Let's become more visible in our neighbourhood.

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NVCA recommends to reject development proposal in its current form

August 2nd, 2021

In their comment to the Town of Wasaga Beach, the NVCA states that "NVCA staff will not be in a position to support the residential development concept, as proposed" due to "the negative impact that complete removal of wetlands on the property would pose to inherent ecological and hydrologic functions."

Use our template to send a letter to the NVCA asking them to stand firm on their recommendation, or sign up as a member to read their full comment in our Documents section.

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Town Schedules Public Consultation Meeting for August 19th 2021

July 29th, 2021

The Town of Wasaga Beach has announced that a Public Consultation Meeting for this high-density development proposal will be held virtually via Zoom on August 19th 2021. To participate, register with planning@wasagabeach.com by August 17th.

We strongly advise concerned residents to file their concerns with the Planning Department well in advance of this meeting by August 12th, by sending a personal letter using our Step-by-Step guide.

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‘It’s shocking’: Wasaga residents raise concerns with level of development on Beachwood

July 14th, 2021

Article by Ian Adams, simcoe.com

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'The development will destroy everything’: Wasaga residents fear impact of high-density housing project

June 16, 2021

Article by Ian Adams, simcoe.com

 

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