Infrastructure and Planning Services - Organizational Structure


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Commissioner, Infrastructure and Planning Services

Jasbir Raina

705-742-7777 ext. 1894

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The Infrastructure and Planning Services department includes various divisions and activities including:

  • Office of the Commissioner of Infrastructure and Planning Services
  • Engineering Services
  • Planning Division
  • Infrastructure Planning
  • Building and Enforcement
  • Environmental Services
  • Transportation Services
  • Real Estate and Business Development
  • Peterborough Airport

Engineering Services

Engineering Services includes the City's engineering team, construction coordinators, and Public Works with its road maintenance, parks maintenance, garbage collection and winter control activities.

City Engineer

Blair Nelson

Phone: 705-742-7777 ext. 1763

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Planning Division

Planning Division provides planning activities such as the development and implementation of the City's Official Plan as well as reviews development applications in terms of planning and engineering considerations.

Chief Planner

Ken Hetherington

705-742-7777 ext. 1781

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Infrastructure Management

Infrastructure Management activities include asset management, climate change action coordination, geomatics/mapping, urban forestry, wastewater collection coordination, stormwater systems planning, watershed planning, and water resources and development engineering.

Manager, Infrastructure Planning

Ian Boland, Acting Manager

705-742-7777 ext. 1756

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Building and Enforcement Division

Building and Enforcement Division activities include building permit application plans reviews and property standards by-law enforcement.

Chief Building Official/Manager, Building

Dean Findlay

705-742-7777 ext. 1791

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Dean Findlay

Environmental Services

Environmental Services activities include landfill operations, recycling, wastewater collection, a water testing laboratory, and the wastewater treatment plant.

Environmental Services Manager

James Istchenko

705-742-7777 ext. 2624

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Transportation Manager

Kevin Jones

705-742-7777 ext. 1895

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Peterborough Municipal Airport

The Peterborough Airport is home to an aviation-related employment park, services for recreational pilots, charter flight businesses and aviation education.

Airport Superintendent

Kyle Bruce

705-742-7777 ext. 2171

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Real Estate and Business Development

Real Estate and Business Development administers the acquisition, disposition, easements, encroachments, rights of way, real property land interests and economic development of City-owned property.

Real Estate and Business Development Manager

Diane McFarlane

705-742-7777 ext. 1896

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