Development Charges Background Study now available for review

Posted on Sunday December 24, 2017

The Development Charges Background Study for the City of Cornwall is now available for review.

At its meeting of November 23, 2015, City Council approved retaining the firm of Watson and Associates to undertake a Development Charges Background Study in accordance with the Development Charges Act, 1997.

Over the last year, Administration has worked with Watson and Associates to pull together the information required to complete the report. All City departments have been consulted in the compilation of the study.

To access the study, please click here.

About development charges
Many municipalities in Ontario use development charges to ensure that the capital cost of providing services to new development is borne by the development receiving the benefit.

For more information on development charges, please click here.