Lloyd Phillips | MCIP RPP
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Lloyd Phillips is the founder and principal of Lloyd Phillips & Associates Ltd. He has worked in the land use planning field since 1975, and in the early part of his career he worked as a planner with the former Township of Gloucester and then with the former City of Ottawa, where he was a senior planner. In 1987, he joined a local consulting firm where he was a senior planner and in 1991 he formed a separate company that became Essiambre Phillips Desjardins Ltd. In 1995 he began his own consulting practise that evolved into the present company.
Lloyd has worked on a wide range of projects, from additions to individual homes to urban boundary expansions. He is experienced with residential, commercial, industrial and institutional development in urban and rural settings. He has also worked on official plans, secondary plans, community plans, subdivisions, site plans and zoning by-laws.
Lloyd is knowledgeable and highly experienced with the development approval process and his comprehensive approach and detailed preparation has resulted in success for many projects. Lloyd is well known to be reliable and responsive to client requirements and he provides a high level of personal service. His lengthy experience, creativity and strategic perspective have assisted many clients in major business decisions and he provides realistic guidance and advice.
He is very experienced in dealing with complex situations and with developing workable solutions. He is an effective communicator and has appeared before municipal councils and committees and at public meetings many times during his career. He has also been qualified many times as an expert witness to give evidence on land use planning at the Ontario Municipal Board and other tribunals.
In his personal life, Lloyd is a painter of landscapes in oils and abstracts in acrylics. He brings this creative side to concept planning and to urban design. This creative side, together with a sound understanding of the components and processes of planning and other disciplines enables Lloyd to offer a special and highly effective planning consulting service to clients.