Tag Archives: Sunderland

Controversial Sunderland subdivision back in the spotlight on Monday

Township council is set to deal with a pair of issues Monday (Aug. 13) pertaining to a controversial subdivision in Sunderland. Despite numerous concerns raised by residents, local politicians approved a zoning amendment last October that would allow 61 more homes in the property being developed by the Kaitlin Corporation adjacent to the village’s fairgrounds. A bylaw bringing that change

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Police clarify circumstances of the rescue of two people from submerged car

The DRPS has issued a correction to its account of a single-vehicle accident on Regional Road 13 Sunday (July 29) night and the dramatic rescue that followed.

While the initial press release issued by police noted that the driver and lone occupant of the vehicle — who has also been charged in relation to the accident — escaped prior to the arrival of officers, the story has now changed considerably.

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Developer wants to make a deal with Township for Sunderland parkland

Township office

Members of Brock Township council are mulling over the possibility of turning over undeveloped parkland north of the Sunderland fairgrounds to a developer.

According to a report discussed at Monday’s (June 25) meeting of the planning committee, the Kaitlin Group has proposed trading five acres of land protected by the Greenbelt in exchange for 2.5 acres that could be developed.

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Video: Newfoundland man charged after allegedly driving impaired in Sunderland

A 33-year-old man faces impaired charges after police helicopter Air1 spotted a vehicle driving at a high rate of speed in Sunderland last Tuesday (June 5) evening. At approximately 7:50 p.m. Tuesday, officers from North Division of Durham Regional Police responded to the area of Highway 12 in Sunderland after numerous calls from citizens advising of an impaired driver in

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Plane engine problems lead to emergency landing in Sunderland

After completing an initial assessment, a staff member from the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) says the organization will not investigate the emergency landing of a small passenger plan in Sunderland. The plane reportedly landed shortly after midnight Sunday (June 3) morning. “The pilot had an engine problem, declared a mayday and made an emergency landing on Highway 12

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