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Take notice that the City of Welland Budget Review Committee will be holding an open meeting to obtain input from members of the public regarding the 2017 Tax Supported Operating and 2017-2026 Capital Budgets.
The meeting is scheduled for Monday, October 24, 2016, at 5:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers, 60 East Main Street, Welland. Prior to the Public Input meeting, an informal Public Drop-In session is scheduled at 4:00 p.m. in the Community Room, 60 East Main Street, Welland, at which time the public will have an opportunity to ask staff questions regarding the proposed 2017 Operating & 2017-2026 Capital Budgets.
The following information will be available on Friday, October 14, 2016, at no cost, at the City of Welland, Finance Division, 60 East Main Street, Welland, Ontario, and also on the City’s website at www.welland.ca:
Any person who attends has the opportunity to make a presentation with respect to the 2017 Operating & 2017-2026 Capital Budgets. In order for Council to hear from as many residents as possible, presentations are limited to 10 minutes per presenter. For recordkeeping purposes, if you have a written record of your presentation, please submit a copy to the Clerk at the meeting.
If you are unable to attend the public meeting, you can provide written comments to the City Clerk at 60 East Main Street, Welland, ON, L3B 3X4 or via e-mail at email@example.com.
The proposed date for the Council of the Corporation of the City of Welland to consider adoption of the 2017 Operating & Capital Budgets is December 6, 2016.
A key map identifying the location of the subject lands for the Application is shown.
A Public Hearing will be held by the Committee to consider the Application at 5:00 P.M., Wednesday, October 19, 2016, at the Civic Square, Council Chambers, 60 East Main Street, Welland.
You are entitled to attend this Hearing in person to express your views on the Applications. If you wish to make written comments on the Application, they may be forwarded to the Secretary- Treasurer of the Committee at the address shown below. If you do not attend this Hearing it may proceed in your absence and except as otherwise provided in the Planning Act, you will not be entitled to any further notice in the proceedings.
The Applicant or their Agent must be present at the Hearing.
A copy of the Decision of the Committee will be sent to the Applicant and to each person who appeared in person or by Counsel at the Hearing and who has filed with the Secretary-Treasurer a written request for the Notice of Decision. Submitting a written request for the Decision will also entitle you to be advised of a possible Ontario Municipal Board Hearing should the Decision be appealed by the Applicant or another member of the public.
For more information about this matter, contact the Secretary-Treasurer, City of Welland Committee of Adjustment, 60 East Main Street, Welland, Ontario, L3B 3X4. Telephone 905-735-1700, Extension 2258, Fax 905-735-8772, Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional information regarding the Application will be available to the public for inspection in Infrastructure and Development Services - Planning Division weekdays between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Dated October 6, 2016
City of Welland Staff will be conducting a Public Forum for members of the building and development community concerning the City’s proposed Policy on Extensions to Draft Plan Approval for Plans of Subdivision:
DATE: MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2016
This Public Forum will provide an opportunity for City Staff to explain the proposed Policy that would see limitations set on the number of Extensions to Draft Plan Approval for Plans of Subdivision after which approval will lapse. In addition, the proposed Policy will introduce new increased fees for requests to Extensions to Draft Plan Approval for Plans of Subdivision. This is an opportunity for the building and development community to ask questions and provide their input towards this proposed Policy.
For more information about this matter, contact Rose Di Felice, Manager of Policy Planning, Infrastructure and Development Services - Planning Division, City of Welland, Civic Square, 60 East Main Street, Welland, Ontario, L3B 3X4. Telephone: (905) 735-1700, Extension 2246, Email email@example.com or Fax: (905) 735-8772.
Sal Iannello, P.Eng., B.B.A., M.A.