The Greater Golden Horseshoe is and will continue to be one of the fastest growing regions in North America.
The population and employment forecasts are a key component of the Growth Plan for the Greater Golden Horseshoe.
The amendment updates and extends the Growth Plan's vision, policies and population and employment forecasts to 2041 to help communities across the region better plan for growth and development in a sustainable way.
The amendment was developed through extensive consultation with partners from across the Greater Golden Horseshoe. The new policies and schedule in the amendment are in effect as of June 17, 2013.
For more detailed background information about the forecasts and the methodology behind them, please also view Greater Golden Horseshoe Growth Forecasts to 2041 - Technical Report.
View the Technical Backgrounder for Implementation of Amendment 2 ( PDF 1.5 MB)