I am a home owner (Quebec) that walks (with dogs on leash) on a nearby private roadway and have done so for the past 20 years. Perhaps two times per week and never when there is snow on the ground. Only one has a permanent address while 19 of them are 3 season cottages. Recently I have been told that I can no longer walk there. To my knowledge the owners have not met to pass a by-law indicating such rule. There are no signs posted and no gates. How would the owners be able to make such a change after 50+ years regarding public access? And what would they have to do to do so?
Answer by Benjamin O Mbaegbu
Not VerifiedOntario lawyer
Posted 3 months ago
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