Parks/ Trails

Edgemere Lakefront Walking Trail – Now Open!

The Edgemere Lakefront walking trail is a great addition to our neighbourhood. The new developer for Edgemere (Dicenzo Homes) was kind enough to give the resident associations, Regional Councillor Gittings and Mayor Burton a tour on June 30. The trail cost Dicenzo...

Update on the Oakville Private Tree Bylaw:

Amendments to the Private Tree Protection By-law 2008-156   Last year Town Staff commenced a review and update of the current Private Tree Protection By-law, which was established in 2008, and engaged the public in its review process. JCRA has been very active this...

Update on the Oakville Private Tree Bylaw:

Amendments to the Private Tree Protection By-law 2008-156 Last year Town Staff commenced a review and update of the current Private Tree Protection By-law, which was established in 2008, and engaged the public in its review process. JCRA has been very active this year...

Tree By-Law

JCRA Tree By-law Position Paper: JCRA supports the Town of Oakville’s goals for tree protection and preservation to increase the tree canopy on both private and town land, and we are pleased the Town has undertaken a review of the existing Private Tree Protection...

JCRA Tree By-Law Position Paper

JCRA supports the Town of Oakville’s goals for tree protection and preservation to increase the tree canopy on both private and town land, and we are pleased the Town has undertaken a review of the existing Private Tree Protection Bylaw to ensure it works to achieve...

JCRA Tree By-law Position Paper:

Posted June 9, 2014 JCRA supports the Town of Oakville’s goals for tree protection and preservation to increase the tree canopy on both private and town land, and we are pleased the Town has undertaken a review of the existing Private Tree Protection Bylaw to ensure...

Downtown Development Plans:

Saturday, April 12, 2014 9 a.m.–noon Town Hall  Children welcome R.S.V.P. to downtownplan@oakville.ca At the April 12 open house and workshop you'll learn more about the Downtown Plan and see preliminary options for the downtown cultural hub and streetscape. You’ll...

South Central Public Lands Study

Study Update  The South Central Public Lands Study was completed in 2013 and the Town of Oakville is moving forward with the implementation phase as directed by Council. Study site updates: Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital (OTMH) Site (327 Reynolds Street) Since...

Tree Canopy

Oakville Green along with resident associations are reviewing the Town’s Tree Protection policies.  Please provide us with feedback on their recommendations. In general JCRA is supportive of greater fines, fines to contractors who cut trees without permits, reducing...

South Central Land Use Study update

We have taken one more giant step forward in the achievement of a Community Centre on the Hospital Lands. On April 8 Town Council passed the Staff Recommendation for the South Central Land Use with amendments. The  details of the  Staff Report  can be found on the...