Notice of Decision for a Zoning By-law Amendment D14-17-05

Notice of Decision for a Zoning By-law Amendment To Comprehensive Zoning By-Law No. 101-2015
Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c.P.13, s. 34

Notice is hereby given, that the Council of the City of Kenora passed By-Law No. 108 – 2018 at their Regular Meeting held Tuesday, July 17th, 2018, thereby giving approval to a Zoning By-law Amendment. Notice of the Application was given in reference to Planning File No. D14-17-05.

Location of Property: Island K144, being PIN # 42162-0024 known as Scott Island. Please refer to the location sketch below.

Purpose and Effect: to change the zoning of property as identified from Rural Residential (RR) to RR[40], a site specific zone, to grant relief from provisions of the Zoning By-law to enable creation of through lots with a minimum frontage of 22 metres, and minimum lot areas of 0.82 hectares; as well as to zone that portion of the shoreline protecting fish habitat and providing habitat for Golden Eye Lichen and Cartilage Lichen, being 20 metres in width and approximately 420 metres in length along the south shoreline, Environmental Protection (EP) Zone.

Written comments: the City received comments expressing concern with conflict between marine traffic and docks as well as protection of natural heritage features. It was advised that through Site Plan Review, development proposals would be evaluated to ensure no negative impacts.

Other Planning Applications Relevant to the Subject Location: On July 17th, 2018, the Planning Advisory Committee (PAC) gave provisional approval to an Application for Consent to Sever, to create 4 lots and retain 1, filed as Application D10-18-07.

The Last Date for Filing a Notice of Appeal is Wednesday, August 14th, 2018.

Notices of appeal may only be made on the basis that:
i. the by-law is inconsistent with a policy statement issued under subsection 3 (1), fails to conform with or conflicts with a provincial plan or fails to conform with an applicable official plan
ii. it is accompanied by the fee required by the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal Act being $300.00, payable to the Ontario Minister of Finance.
iii. is filed with Heather Kasprick, City Clerk, City of Kenora, 1 Main Street South, Kenora, ON P9N 3X2

Only individuals, corporations and public bodies may appeal a by-law to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal. A notice of appeal may not be filed by an unincorporated association or group. However, a notice of appeal may be filed in the name of an individual who is a member of the association or the group on its behalf.

No person or public body shall be added as a party to the hearing of appeal unless, before the by-law was passed, the person or public body made oral submissions at a public meeting or written submissions to the council or, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

Additional Information relating to the zoning by-law amendment is available for inspection during regular office hours at the Operations Centre at 60 Fourteenth Street North, 2nd Floor. Please contact Devon McCloskey, City Planner, at 807-467-2059 or dmccloskey@kenora.ca if you require more information.

Personal information that accompanies a submission will be collected under the authority of the Planning Act and may form part of the public record which may be released to the public.

Dated at the City of Kenora this 26th day of July, 2018

D14-17-05 Location Map