Welcome to the official landing page for the Township of Georgian Bay regarding the recent decision by the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT) and the appeal to Decision 23-000741 concerning Oak Bay Developments Inc., also known as OBD Developments Inc. 


"The Township of Georgian Bay confirms its position regarding the appeal to OLT Decision 23-000741. Oak Bay Developments Inc., known as Oak Bay Developments, were successful in their appeal at the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT-23-000741) with respect to rock crushing at their Summerside development, in Port Severn through a decision dated the 15th of April, 2024." - Press Release Excerpt

Update - July 8, 2024

The Township of Georgian Bay has made a motion for leave to appeal to the Divisional Court under section 24(1) of the Ontario Land Tribunal Act and Rule 61.03 of the Rules of Civil Procedure.  This hearing is set for August 15, 2024. The hearing will begin at 10:00 a.m. for a ½ day in courtroom 4 at Osgood Hall, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto.  This is open for members of the public to attend.

Press Release Summary

Township of Georgian Bay confirms position regarding appeal to OLT Decision 23-000741

Key Points

  • Oak Bay Developments' successful appeal at OLT-23-000741 concerning rock crushing at Summerside development.
  • Previous Zoning By-law amendment application (Z22-12) for temporary rock crushing.
  • Council's unanimous decision to appeal the OLT decision and organize a virtual Township meeting

Important Dates 

  • OLT Decision: April 15, 2024
  • Special Council Meeting: April 22, 2024
  • Virtual Township Meeting: Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 6:00 PM
  • Leave to Appeal at the Ontario Land Tribunal (OLT-23-00041): August 15, 2024 at 10:00 am
    • Location Court Room 4 at Osgood Hall, 130 Queen Street West, Toronto. All welcome.


Staff Reports & Supporting Documents

Oak Bay Information

Notice of Motion 



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