The noise impact statement process in Toronto

Authors

  • C. Andréew Dept. of Public Works & the Environ., Toronto, Ont., Canada
  • J. Prashad Dept. of Public Works & the Environ., Toronto, Ont., Canada

Keywords:

acoustic noise, planning process, Toronto, Environmental Protection Act

Abstract

The major objective of the planning process is to minimize the potential for conflict through the effective planning and design of land uses. Within the planning process all new development or redevelopment of lands within the City of Toronto is strictly regulated through the provisions of the Planning Act (1983) which prescribes general rules for land use planning within the Province of Ontario. The City provides comments and recommendations with regard to land use planning on all matters relating to its mandate which is; the protection, conservation and management of the natural environment. Other subjects of concern are noise and vibration defined in the Environmental Protection Act as being containments

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Published

1993-09-01

How to Cite

1.
Andréew C, Prashad J. The noise impact statement process in Toronto. Canadian Acoustics [Internet]. 1993 Sep. 1 [cited 2021 Dec. 4];21(3):33-4. Available from: https://jcaa.caa-aca.ca/index.php/jcaa/article/view/761

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Section

Proceedings of the Acoustics Week in Canada