The Township has initiated a review of the minimum lot area requirements for residential lots within the Township’s rural area. Council will hold a Public Open House from 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. and a Public Meeting at 6:00 p.m. on November 20, 2023 with respect to proposed amendments to our Official Plan and Zoning Bylaw. View the meeting notice for more information.The Township of Edwardsburgh Cardinal Official Plan is a planning document designed to manage future growth, development and change in our municipality. It provides a framework which will guide land use decisions for the next 20 years, building more livable communities which promote and protect the health of residents and are economically and environmentally sustainable.

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The Township’s Official Plan, and any amendments, must be consistent with the Counties' Official Plan and Provincial Policy Statement. Contact the Township if you would like to discuss an amendment to the Official Plan. Please note that the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville is the final approval authority for an amendment to the Official Plan.