Creemore Area Residents' Association (CARA)
Welcome to the Creemore Area Residents' Association (CARA) website. For more than 30 years, CARA has been acting on local issues in an effort to preserve the unique and wonderful character of the Creemore area.
If you live in or appreciate the area, we invite you to become a member. Everyone in the area is eligible to join. To join or renew your membership, click here.
Please come back to this website often to review local issues and events in the area. If you have an idea, issue or concern you would like to discuss, please contact one of the Directors or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
(To navigate our website, just click on the three horizontal bars on the upper right corner of our web pages.)
We look forward to hearing from you.
CARA Board of Directors
October 14, 2018: CARA hosted a Meet the Candidates meeting for candidates for Mayor; Ward 5 (Creemore, Avening) and Ward 2 (Dunedin, Glen Huron, Duntroon) at Station on the Green. See also the Creemore Echo article.
June 10, 2018: CARA held its AGM with Wendy Schellenberg discussing seniors housing.
April 23, 2018: Council has approved an extension of the Alliance Draft Plan of Subdivision until April 9, 2021.
March, 2018: Both items below have been approved.
February 7, 2018: Alliance is seeking a minor variance from the Committee of Adjustment to permit a usable loft area option for purchasers above the detached garages of the single homes to be built along Mary Street. See the Land Use Planning Letter by Alliance's planner provided to the Township in support of the Minor Variance Application.
February 12, 2018: Feb 12, 2018: Alliance is seeking approval from Council for an amended phasing plan and related subdivision agreement amendment. See the Memorandum of Understanding and draft Plan here.
January 17, 2018: The Ontario Municipal Board (OMB) allowed Doug MacIntosh's settlement appeal regarding the Meadows development that dealt with issues such as zoning for storm water management, visitor parking ratios and the definition of height and which was agreed to by the Township.
2018 Annual Membership Drive: Click here.