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Public Meeting Sat. Oct. 7 @ 9:30 am

Posted on Friday October 06, 2017

Notice of an Open House and Public Meeting for a Proposed Amendment to the Township’s Comprehensive Zoning By-Law #26-2013 to Regulate Expansion and Enlargement within the Water Yard

The Council of the Corporation of the Township of North Kawartha will be holding an informal public open house and a public meeting of Council for the purpose of obtaining public comments with respect to the regulation of expansion and enlargement of dwellings and recreational dwellings within the water yard.

Date and Location of Public Open House and Public Meeting  

Date:                                Saturday, October 7, 2017

Public Open House:            9:30 a.m.

Location:                          Wilson Park Community Centre, 66 Northey’s Bay Road, Woodview, ON

Lands Affected                The proposed amendment would apply to all waterfront properties in the Township of North Kawartha

Purpose and Effect

The purpose of the proposed zoning by-law amendment is to establish updated as-of-right permissions to enlarge or expand a recreational dwelling within 100 feet of the high water mark. A draft amendment outlining options for Council’s consideration is available for download from the Township’s website at https://icreate5.esolutionsgroup.ca/230929_NorthKawartha/en/council/resources/09-05-Council-Package/09-12-Council-agenda/ByLawZALateral-Expansion.pdf and available for viewing at the Municipal Office, 280 Burleigh Street, Apsley (Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.).

Public Comments and Contact Information

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the Township of North Kawartha before the by-law is passed, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of the Township of North Kawartha to the Ontario Municipal Board.

If a person or a public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting, or make written submissions to the Township of North Kawartha before the by-law is passed, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Municipal board unless, in the opinion of the Board, there are reasonable grounds to do so.

If you have questions with respect to the proposed amendment, please contact Laura Stone, Junior Planner (705-656-4445 x265) in the Building/Planning Department between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, at the Corporation of the Township of North Kawartha, Municipal Office, 280 Burleigh Street, Apsley, Ontario.

Submissions can be made through the following link: http://www.northkawartha.on.ca/en/buildingandproperty/Planning-Public-Notices.asp

Dated at the Township of North Kawartha this 12th day of September, 2017.

Connie Parent, Clerk

Please be informed that any comments you may provide either in writing or verbally at a public meeting form part of the public record and may be made available for public viewing and distribution upon request from any individual or agency. If personal information such as names, addresses, phone number etc. are included on your submission and you do not want this information made available as part of the public record you may request that this information be removed from your submission. For further information refer to By-Law #68/08.