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Site Alteration By-law Language Interactive Online Tool

August 28, 2019

The Canadian Urban Institute’s site alteration by-law language tool was launched on September 28, 2016. The Ministry of Municipal Affairs (MMA) funded development of this interactive, online tool to help build the capacity of municipalities to use site alteration by-laws to effectively manage local excess soil issues. This tool provides flexibility for local decision making and site-specific considerations in the incorporation of best management practices. Please visit to access the tool. The landing page will provide you with instructions to navigate the website.