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


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