Notice of a Public Meeting
Zoning By-law Amendment ZBLA 04-2021
Official Plan Amendment OPA 01-2021
The Corporation of the Municipality of Callander
TAKE NOTE that the Corporation of the Municipality of Callander will hold the statutory Public Meeting under Section 34 and Section 17 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, C.P.13 as amended, to inform the public and provide an opportunity for public comment on a proposed Zoning By-Law Amendment and Official Plan Amendment.
This notice has been sent to you as you are either the applicant, an assessed owner of a neighboring property within 120 meters of the subject lands, or a person or organization deemed to have an interest in this application.
DATE AND LOCATION OF PUBLIC MEETING
Date: Tuesday September 21st, 2021
Public Meeting: 6:00 pm
Location: There will be no in-person meetings. This meeting will be conducted in an electronic format only using the ZOOM application.
APPLICANT: Farquhar Real Co. Ltd.
FILE NUMBER: ZBLA 04-2021 & OPA 01-2021
SUBJECT PROPERTY: The subject property is located at Island W in Lake Nipissing, Plan 25, Municipality of Callander, District of Parry Sound.
PURPOSE OF THE OFFICIAL PLAN AMENDMENT: The subject property is currently designated Environmental Protection Area. The applicant is seeking an Official Plan Amendment to redesignate the property to an Open Space Zone to construct a Lighthouse.
PURPOSE OF THE ZONING BY-LAW AMENDMENT: The subject property is currently zoned Environmental Protection (EP). The applicant is seeking a Zoning By-law Amendment to permit the construction a Lighthouse. The property would be represented as Open Space (OS) Zone.
EFFECT OF THE BY-LAW AMENDMENT: The proposed By-law would allow the subject lands to construct a Lighthouse as a Recreational Facility.
HOW THE PUBLIC CAN ACCESS THE MEETING:
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Council has passed By-laws No. 2020-1649 and 2020-1661 that amend the Municipality of Callander Procedural By-law to permit electronic participation in meetings for Council, Local Boards and Committees. Therefore, there will be no in-person meeting; this meeting will be conducted in an electronic format only using the ZOOM application. Members of the public may watch the meeting as it is livestreamed through our meeting portal and YouTube. Instructions for watching the live stream will be posted with the meeting agenda at https://callander.civicweb.net/Portal/. Should you wish to present any comments, concerns, or objections, you must contact the Planning Administrator at email@example.com to register no later than 5:45 pm of the day of the meeting. Presenters will be provided with instructions on how to join the meeting in advance. You may also submit written comments at this e-mail address which will be read at the Meeting for the record. All comments must be provided by 4:00 pm of the day of the meeting.
If you wish to be notified of the decision of Council in respect of the proposed Zoning By-law and Official Plan Amendment, you must make a written request to the Planning Administrator, P.O. Box 100, Callander, Ontario P0H 1H0. This will also entitle you to be advised of a possible Ontario Land Tribunal Hearing. Any interested party may request a copy of the decision. The decision may be appealed to the Ontario Land Tribunal by the Applicant or another member of the public. Please refer to ZBLA 04-2021 and OPA 01-2021.
If a person or public body files an appeal of a decision of the Council for the Corporation of the Municipality of Callander, in respect of the proposed Zoning By-Law and Official Plan Amendment but does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to Council before the proposed date of adoption, the Ontario Land Tribunal may dismiss all or part of the appeal.
Dated this 1st day of September 2021.
Municipality of Callander.
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