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Notice of Open Houses - Official Plan Review Design Charrette

The City of Peterborough (City) is holding a four day Community Design Charrette and evening Open House to establish a design vision for Downtown Peterborough along with six corridors and eight nodes. A Design Charrette is a collaborative design exercise and its objective is to establish a vision for built form (such as density, height, and building types), streetscapes, and green and public spaces. This design vision will be used by staff to prepare architectural and urban design guidelines and policies for the development of these areas to 2041.

Open Houses

You are invited to attend an evening Open House to meet with City staff and provide feedback on the outcomes of the Design Charrette. The four Open Houses are scheduled as follows:


Monday, June 4, 2018
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Thursday, June 7, 2018



6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.



Peterborough Square, Lower Level
340 George Street North, Peterborough


Public Participation

Your participation is very important to the City. Presentation materials for this meeting and other information regarding these proposed amendments will be available at the Open Houses.

Those interested in more information on the Official Plan Update process and subscribing to e-mail updates may visit the City of Peterborough’s Official Plan Update project website at Comments and requests for further information can be sent to the following:

Ken Hetherington, Manager, Planning Division
City of Peterborough
City Hall, 500 George Street North
Peterborough, ON K9H 3R9
Phone: 705-742-7777 ext. 1781
Fax: 705-742-5218

Dated at the City of Peterborough this 22nd day of May, 2018.

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Comments, input, and information regarding this project may be included in application documentation. All comments will become part of the Public Record and be subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.O. 1990 and the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, R.S.O. 1990.