Associate - Senior Planner
Brandon Flewwelling joined GSP Group in 2005 and has 15 years of planning and development experience. He is responsible for project management, preparation of planning reports, background studies, submission of all types of development applications, site analysis and presentation of development applications to councils and committees.
For private sector clients, Brandon has led a variety of residential subdivision and condominium applications as well as infill redevelopment and brownfield site developments. He has undertaken site selection analysis, highest and best use studies, along with obtaining a range of municipal approvals including official plan and zoning by-law amendments, draft plans of subdivision / condominium applications, site plans, consents and minor variances. Brandon has also appeared before the Ontario Municipal Board (now the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal) and has given evidence as an expert witness.
Brandon’s past work also included providing planning advisory services to the Township of Adelaide Metcalfe for over seven years. During this time, Brandon was responsible for providing planning advice on a day-to-day basis, processing planning applications, maintaining direct liaison with the upper-tier municipality, conservation authorities, ratepayers and developers. During this time Brandon also managed the Township’s five-year review of the Official Plan and subsequent comprehensive review of their zoning by-law. Brandon regularly provided reports to Township Council advising of Provincial changes to land use planning legislation and updates on other matters related to land use development and approvals. This role concluded when the County of Middlesex started to provide Planning Services to lower tier Municipalities throughout the County.