Municipal Planning Strategy

Municipal Planning Strategy:

The Province gives municipalitites the power to make statements of policy with respect to a broad range of activities, including developent, land use, public lands, transportation, municipal services, and many other matters related to the physical, social and economic development of the community. Municipalities, inlcuding the Town of Yarmouth, do this through their primary planning policy document referred to as the Municipal Planning Strategy or MPS. The intent and rationale behind all land use objectives and policies are articulated in this document.

    MPS2016    
pdf Table of Contents (88 KB)
pdf Introduction (223 KB)
pdf Geographic and Historic Context (286 KB)
pdf Statements of Community Interest (2.33 MB)
pdf Residential (307 KB)
pdf Commercial (420 KB)
       
pdf Commercial Industrial (251 KB)
pdf Industrial (239 KB)
pdf Social, Cultural, Open Space and Institutional (277 KB)
pdf Infrastructure Development Implementation (2.38 MB)
pdf Implementation (216 KB)
pdf Climate Change Adaptation (348 KB)
   
Generalized Future Land Use Map   Existing Land Use Map   Statements of Interest Map