BES, MLA, MCIP, RPP
T 416 583 1578
Lina is an urban planner and designer, with experience working for both private and public sector clients. Her big-picture thinking and excellent research, writing and graphic communication skills have resulted in the successful completion of various projects, including the Town of Caledon’s Comprehensive Town-Wide Design Guidelines, the Prince Edward County Streetscape and Façade Design Guidelines, and various mixed use, residential and commercial development applications throughout the Greater Toronto Area and in Western Ontario. Lina facilitates public and stakeholder consultation events, with experience in administering online surveys, community walking tours and design workshops.
Lina’s strategic thinking and effective communication skills have contributed to multiple favourable decisions from the Ontario Municipal Board. Her diligence and ongoing involvement in the preparation of visual evidence and expert opinion evidence for numerous Ontario Municipal Board hearings is transferable to the Local Planning Appeals Tribunal process. Lina has effectively prepared various statements, documents and graphics that have been before the Ontario Municipal Board on matters relating to land use planning, urban design and architectural design guidance, and has been actively following the changes in legislation leading to the Local Planning Appeals Tribunal process, to ensure a seamless transition from the previous Ontario Municipal Board process.