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Barb O'Connor, MES, MCIP

Manager, Studies

Sector: Municipal Finance

905-272-3600 ext. 244

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It’s been more than 20 years since Barb joined Watson as a Research Assistant. She has since assumed project management responsibilities and has developed expertise in most aspects of the firm’s municipal practice.

Barb also has expertise in Environmental Assessment (and related studies) and manages almost all of the firm’s major projects in this field.

Over the years, she has focused on development charge calculations and issues, municipal financial impact studies and research on municipal finance issues, as well as economic impact assessments.

Barb is a member of the Ontario Professional Planners Institute and is a Registered Professional Planner.  She holds a Master of Environmental Studies degree from York University, a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Waterloo, and a diploma in Municipal Planning and Development from Mohawk College.

Barb’s primary objective is to provide service to her clients based on careful research, thorough and balanced analysis, and regular contact.


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