Informal Public Hearing for 1241 Sycamore Road

Council for the District of Sparwood will hold an informal public hearing at the Special Meeting on April 30, 2019, and that at the May 7, 2019 Regular Meeting of Council, Council will consider Development Variance Permit 2019-004 for 1241 Sycamore Road (Lot 9 DL 4135 Kootenay District Plan NEP78457) as shown on Schedule A, B & C, to:

1.         Vary Section 3.4.2.C.(i) to decrease the minimum side yard for an accessory building from 1.52 m (5 ft) to 0.6 m (2 ft), for the purposes of constructing a garage as shown in the application.

Applicant:        Brendon Hanlon and Jamie Hillier
Address:          1241 Sycamore Road

All persons who believe that their interest is affected by the proposed variance shall be afforded a reasonable opportunity to be heard in person, by a representative, or by written submission on the matters contained within DVP 2019-004 at the Special Council Meeting. 

Written submissions may be sent to the District of Sparwood, Box 520, Sparwood, BC V0B 2G0. Electronic submissions by email should be sent to Please note that due to potential email issues, all submissions sent by email should be confirmed by phone at the number listed below. These submissions must be received by no later than 12:00 p.m. on April 30, 2019 to ensure their availability to Council at the Special Meeting.  All submissions must include your name and street address and are considered public information, pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

The above Development Variance Permit and related staff reports and background information may be inspected online (listed below) or at the Municipal Office, 136 Spruce Avenue, Sparwood, B.C., during regular office hours of 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. local time, Monday to Friday from April 4 - 30, 2019.

Additional information may be obtained by contacting the Planning Department at 136 Spruce Avenue,
250 .425.6271, or email


April 2, 2019 Staff Report to Council with attachments: