BES, MCIP, RPP
Neal DeRuyter joined the firm in 2009. Mr. DeRuyter has worked as a Planner in the private and public sectors with experience in aggregate resource, development and municipal planning.
Neal has worked hard to get ahead of emerging issues and manage several development applications including zoning by-law amendments, official plan amendments, and licence and site plan applications under the Aggregate Resources Act. He is certified by the Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry to prepare site plans under the Aggregate Resources Act. He is a Registered Professional Planner and is a member of the Canadian Institute of Planners. He has provided expert evidence before the Ontario Municipal Board.
He has participated and authored several research studies and articles related to aggregate resource management. Mr. DeRuyter has presented on several occasions for various events at the School of Planning at the University of Waterloo. Mr. DeRuyter is a member of the Executive Committee for the Pragma Council at the University of Waterloo.
Neal received his Honours Bachelor of Environmental Studies (Urban and Regional Planning) from the University of Waterloo in 2008.