Municipal Boundary - Lower and Single Tier

Coordinate system: 4269 - "NAD83"

Abstract:

This layer contains areas of single-tier and lower-tier municipalities in Ontario. A single-tier municipality means a municipality that does not form part of an upper-tier municipality for municipal purposes and assumes all municipal responsibilities set out under the Municipal Act and other Provincial legislation.

A lower-tier municipality means a municipality that forms part of an upper-tier municipality for municipal purposes. Municipal responsibilities set out under the Municipal Act and other Provincial legislation are split between the upper tier and lower tier municipalities.

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