Weston Consulting provides a variety of planning and urban design services to municipalities, as may be required. Services can include the provision of full planning services such as acting as the Planner or Planning Director for a municipality. This typically involves responding to development applications and writing planning reports, co-ordinating agency responses to applications, providing recommendations and planning opinions/positions to municipal Council. Weston Consulting also assists municipalities by providing representation on behalf of municipalities before the Ontario Municipal Board. Weston Consulting has also undertaken peer reviews regarding planning applications and justification reports, Secondary Plans, Block Plans, Tertiary Plans or any number of special projects such as downtown revitalization, streetscape studies and transit station relocations/realignments.
Weston Consulting is currently acting as the Planning Department of the Town of Orangeville. The town of 28,520 in Dufferin County, Peel Region, has named Weston Consulting Senior Associate Alan Young as Interim Director until the end of 2012. Core duties include processing development applications for consideration by Council and Committee of Adjustment.