Action Sandy Hill’s Planning and Heritage Committee’s purpose is to preserve the community’s historical and cultural heritage, promote sustainable and community-oriented development, and safeguard the community’s interests concerning planning, heritage, and development matters.


Planning and Heritage Resources


Projects within the neighbourhood:

All Active Applications for Ward 12, including Sandy Hill

All Inactive Applications for Ward 12, including Sandy Hill

Action Sandy Hill Discussion Papers

ASH – Zoning Bylaw Discussion Paper – Climate Change

ASH – Zoning By-law Discussion Paper – Trees v 3


City of Ottawa


Official Plan Documents

City Projects

Planning Resources

Heritage Resources


Province of Ontario

Articles on Bill 23 Impacts

Planning and Development Overhaul in Ontario: What it Means for Developers

By Michael Cook and Mallory Gallant (Articling Student) November 30, 2022

Forget everything you thought you knew about planning approvals in Ontario…

Author(s): Chris Barnett, Evan Barz, Andrew Rintoul Oct 26, 2022

Re-imagining how planning and development works in Ontario: the More Homes Built Faster Act, 2022

By: Emma Blanchard, Isaac Tang, Andrew Baker, Laura Robinson, Julie Lesage, Lee English, Byron Taylor-Conboy, Celine Zhen Oct 28, 2022