Curriculum Vitae

J.Kenneth Dakin

2019 –
Ken Dakin
Land Use Planning Consultant
Andlyn Ltd
Burlington ON
Formerly   May, Pirie, Dakin & Associates Limited
Burlington ON
Land Use Planning Consultants
  • Land use and development planning including official plan amendments, rezoning, Niagara Escarpment Commission applications, plans of subdivision, minor variances and severances etc.
  • Preparation and presentation of reviews regarding land use and development, including policy and regulation, public interests, land use issues and the approval process, and requirements
  • Development management–coordination of surveying, engineering technical studies, landscape design and technical studies
  • Providing planning opinion to municipal Councils, Committees of Adjustment, Land Division Committees, Conservation Authorities, Ontario Municipal Board, Niagara Escarpment Hearing officers, tribunals, and landowners
  • Land use planning advice to private and public sector landowners
Hamilton Region Conservation Authority
Ancaster ON
Senior Planner
  • Review private and public sector development proposals (i.e. rezoning, plans of subdivision, official plan amendments), municipal and provincial planning policy documents
  • Participation on environmental assessment liaison committee and other inter-agency liaison committees
  • Preparation of master park plans for Conservation Authority holdings
  • Supervision of outside consultants retained to prepare master park plans
  • General environmental and municipal input to programs and capital projects
  • Providing planning opinion to Conservation Authority Boards
Bachelor of Environmental Studies
(Honours Geography)  1977
University of Waterloo ON
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