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NOTICE OF
2015 OPERATING &
2015-2024 CAPITAL BUDGETS
PUBLIC INPUT

RE-SCHEDULED FROM MARCH 3


Take notice that the City of Welland has re-scheduled Regular Council Meeting Business and the Public Input Meeting from March 3, 2015 to March 10, 2015. The purpose of the Public Input Meeting is to obtain input from members of the public regarding the 2015 Operating and 2015-2024 Capital Budgets.

The Public Input Meeting is now re-scheduled for Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at 8:00 p.m. in City Council Chambers, 60 East Main Street, Welland.

The following information is available, at no cost, at the City of Welland, Finance Division, 60 Division Street, Welland, Ontario, and also below:

Any person who attends has the opportunity to make a presentation with respect to the 2015 Operating & 2015-2024 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 clerk@welland.ca.


                                                                       

Laura Bubanko,
Deputy City Clerk

 

 

 

CITY OF WELLAND
NOTICE: CANCELLATION OF PUBLIC MEETING

2015 WATER/WASTEWATER BUDGETS &
2015-2024 WATER/WASTEWATER CAPITAL BUDGETS

 Pursuant to City of Welland By-law 2013-127

Please be informed that the Public Meeting scheduled for a Special Council Meeting on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 is now cancelled and will be rescheduled to a date in the near future.  

 

Laura Bubanko,
Deputy City Clerk

 

 

 

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATION PROCESS
CONCERNING PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO
CITY OF WELLAND ZONING BY-LAW 2667

 

  1. FILE NO. 2015-02
    A complete Application has been made by GREG WOODS on behalf of THE HOPE CENTRE COMMUNITY RESOURCES IN ADVOCACY to rezone Part of Block F, Plan 574 for lands at 570 King Street from the existing C3-X1 Zone to a Site Specific C3 Zone.  The purpose of the Amendment is to permit the conversion of the existing building to a social services hub which would include such uses as a clinic, volunteer training, adult education, social services, community programming, a food bank and soup kitchen.  The Official Plan designation is HEALTH AND WELLNESS CLUSTER.

A Public Information Meeting, to be held by City Staff, has been scheduled for 7:00 P.M., Thursday, March 26, 2015 at the Civic Square, Community Room, 60 East Main Street, Welland.

A Statutory Public Hearing in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act will be held by Council at 7:00 P.M., Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Civic Square, Council Chambers, 60 East Main Street, Welland.

Interested parties are invited to attend this public meeting to express their opinions on the Application.  In addition, interested parties are invited to submit written comments to the undersigned concerning the Application.  All submissions will be presented to City Council.

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the City of Welland before the By-law is passed, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of Welland City Council to the Ontario Municipal Board.

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the City of Welland before the By-law is passed, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Municipal Board unless, in the opinion of the Board, there are reasonable grounds to do so.

For a copy of the proposed development you may contact Integrated Services - Planning Division, City of Welland, Civic Square, 60 East Main Street, Welland, Ontario, L3B 3X4, phone 905-735-1700, Extension 2251 or fax to 905-735-8772.  Additional information will be available after March 27, 2015.

Dated:      March 5, 2015

Rose Di Felice, M.Pl., M.Sc., MCIP, R.P.P.
Planning Manager
Integrated Services.

 

 

 

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC INFORMATION PROCESS
CONCERNING PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO
CITY OF WELLAND ZONING BY-LAW 2667 AND
APPLICATION FOR OFFICIAL PLAN
AMENDMENT

 

  1. FILE NO. OPA
    A complete Application has been made by JOHN PERRY on behalf of GARY NEUMANN to amend the City of Welland Official Plan by changing the designation of the lands at 170 Hellems Avenue (east side of Hellems Avenue, south of Young Street) from LOW DENSITY RESIDENTIAL to COMMUNITY COMMERCIAL CORRIDOR.  The purpose of the Amendment is to permit the use of the lands for required parking and open space in relation to a proposed 52 bed respite care facility on the lands to the north.  The lands are also the subject of an Application for Zoning By-law Amendment - File 2015-01.
     
  2. FILE NO. 2015-01
    A complete Application has been made by JOHN PERRY on behalf of GARY NEUMANN AND NIAGARA REGIONAL MORTGAGE SERVICES INC. to rezone the lands at 152 Hellems Avenue, 170 Hellems Avenue and 131 Young Street (south east corner of Hellems Avenue and Young Street) from the existing C1-X13 and RM2 Zones to a Site Specific C1 Zone.  The purpose of the Amendment is to permit the construction of a two and a half storey (504.69 sq m) addition to the existing building for a 52 bed respite care facility.  The proposed Site Specific C1 Zone would add respite care as a permitted use to the 170 Hellems Avenue lands and permit a parking requirement of one parking space per four beds.  The Official Plan designation is COMMUNITY COMMERCIAL CORRIDOR.  The lands at 170 Hellems Avenue are designated LOW DENSITY RESIDENTIAL and are subject of an Application for Official Plan Amendment.

A Public Information Meeting, to be held by City Staff, has been scheduled for 7:00 P.M., Thursday, March 12, 2015 at the Civic Square, Community Room, 60 East Main Street, Welland.

A Statutory Public Hearing in accordance with the requirements of the Planning Act will be held by Council at 7:00 P.M., Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at the Civic Square, Council Chambers, 60 East Main Street, Welland.

Interested parties are invited to attend these public meetings to express their opinions on the Applications.  In addition, interested parties are invited to submit written comments to the undersigned concerning the Applications.  All submissions will be presented to City Council.

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the City of Welland before the By-law is passed, or before the proposed Official Plan (or Official Plan Amendment) is adopted, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of Welland City Council to the Ontario Municipal Board.

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the City of Welland before the By-law is passed, or before the proposed Official Plan (or Official Plan Amendment) is adopted, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Municipal Board unless, in the opinion of the Board, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

If you wish to be notified of the adoption of the proposed Official Plan (or Official Plan Amendment), or of the refusal of a request to amend the Official Plan, you must make a written request to the City of Welland, 60 East Main Street, Welland, Ontario,  L3B 3X4.

For a copy of the proposed development you may contact Integrated Services - Planning Division, City of Welland, Civic Square, 60 East Main Street, Welland, Ontario, L3B 3X4, phone 905-735-1700, Extension 2251 or fax to 905-735-8772.  Additional information will be available after March 13, 2015.

Dated:    March 5, 2015

Rose Di Felice, M.Pl., M.Sc., MCIP, R.P.P.
Planning Manager
Integrated Services.

 

 

 

 

COMMITTEE OF ADJUSTMENT
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING CONCERNING
APPLICATIONS FOR MINOR VARIANCE OR PERMISSION
Planning Act, Chapter P.13, Section 45(1), R.S.O. 1990

  1. FILE NO.   A03/2015
    Application received from 2064473 Ontario Inc. for property at 186-190 King Street, Welland (Part Lot 10, Plan 555) to consider a variance from City of Welland Zoning By-law 2667 (as amended) as follows: Section 23.2.4 - To permit 0 parking spaces for one proposed residential dwelling unit on the ground floor of the existing mixed use building instead of the one required parking space. EXPLANATORY NOTE: Relief is requested in order to permit one new residential dwelling unit on the ground floor of the existing building containing a commercial unit and 6 residential units.

A key map identifying the location of the subject lands for this Application is shown.

Public Hearing will be held by the Committee to consider this Application at 5:00 P.M., Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 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 Application.  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.

Additional information regarding the Application is available to the public for inspection in Integrated Services, Civic Square between 8:30 A.M. and 4:30 P.M., Monday to Friday.

Dated February 26, 2015

Christine Rossetto,
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