Kerr Village Growth Area Review

As part of the Town of Oakville’s ongoing Official Plan Review, the land use designations and policies that apply to Kerr Village have been updated. In December 2017, Council passed By-law 2017-119 to adopt Official Plan Amendment 19 (OPA 19: Kerr Village) to the Livable Oakville Plan. OPA 19 was then approved by Halton Region and it came into effect on June 19, 2018.

Public Events and Reports

Recommendation Report - December 4, 2017

Statutory Public Meeting - October 11, 2017

Report to Subcommittee - June 12, 2017

Public Information Session - March 9, 2017

 Staff presented draft changes to the policies that guide growth and change in Kerr Village and received comments from the public.

Report to Subcommittee - January 16, 2017

Report to Subcommittee - June 13, 2016

Public Open House - November 19, 2015

Staff presented 9 draft directions and asked the public for feedback.

Public Open House and Study Commencement - May 26, 2015

Staff held an open house to begin a dialogue about the Kerr Village Growth Area Review. Staff heard many ideas about ways to make Kerr Village an even better place.


Kerr Village is one of six growth areas identified in the Livable Oakville Plan. Growth areas are to accommodate the majority of new growth and development south of Dundas Street. Kerr Village is intended to be revitalized as a vibrant business district.


Carly Dodds, Planner
905-845-6601, ext. 3264