Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing will be held on Monday, April 18, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. in Council Chambers at the District of Sparwood, 136 Spruce Avenue, Sparwood, BC to consider proposed amendments to the District of Sparwood “Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 869, 2002”.
Applicant: District Initiated
Property affected: Entire Municipality
In general terms, Bylaw 1065 cited as "Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 869, 2002 Amendment Bylaw 1065, 2011" will allow for Temporary Use Permits to be issued in all areas within the District of Sparwood, rather than be restricted to certain zones.
All persons who believe that their interest is affected by the proposed bylaw shall be afforded a reasonable opportunity to be heard in person, by a representative, or by written submission on the matters contained within Bylaw 1065, at the Public Hearing. Written submissions may be sent to the District of Sparwood, Box 520, Sparwood, BC V0B 2G0. Electronic submissions by email should be sent to email@example.com. 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 4:00 p.m. on April 18th, 2011 in order to ensure their availability to Council at the Public Hearing. All submissions must include your name and street address and are public information, pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.
Following the close of the Public Hearing, no further submissions or comments from the public or interested persons can be accepted by members of Council.
The above Bylaw and related staff reports and background information may be inspected 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 excepting Statutory Holidays from April 6, 2011 to April 18, 2011. Additional information may be obtained by contacting The Planning Department at (250) 425-6830.
Dated April 1, 2011
Director of Planning and Engineering Services