Alan Shaw, Director of Community Development Services & Standards is resigning. His last day is Friday, February 1, 2019.

Alan has provided nearly 10 years of service as Chief Building Official to the City, most recently also as the Director of Community Development Services & Standards. Prior to that, he held senior positions as Chief Building Official in other municipalities. Alan will be moving forward in his career with the City of Toronto as Director of Building (North York) and Deputy Chief Building Official.

“Under Alan’s leadership, the department has achieved record highs in both building permitting and planning applications. His staff work progressively to accommodate growth and development in the City and also ensure Council’s standards for property maintenance, animal control and signage are consistently applied. Alan is a dedicated member of our Senior Management Team who is respected and appreciated by his colleagues. He is a supportive and enthusiastic team member and I wish to express my sincere appreciation and gratitude to Alan for his dedication and contributions to the City,” states Margaret Misek-Evans, Chief Administrative Officer.