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LATE PAYMENTS are subject to Penalty at 1.25% per month, applicable on the first day after due date. Failure to receive a tax bill does not excuse a taxpayer from the responsibility for payment of taxes and penalties.

Steve Zorbas, CPA, CMA, B.Comm., DPA
General Manager, Corporate Services/Chief Financial Officer/Treasurer

A complete application has been made by the CITY OF WELLAND to amend its Official Plan, specifically Policy 4.2.3.10 Affordable Housing. The purpose of the amendment is to protect the existing rental housing stock and to protect affordable housing by replacing the existing policy. A copy of the proposed Official Plan Amendment will be available for viewing on February 21, 2019 in the City of Welland Infrastructure and Development Services - Planning Division.

A Public Information Meeting, to be held by City Staff, has been scheduled for 7:00 P.M., Thursday, March 14, 2019 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 2, 2019 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 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 Local Planning Appeal Tribunal.

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 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 Local Planning Appeal Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

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

For more information about this mattter, including information about preserving your appeal rights, contact Rachelle Larocque, Planning Supervisor, Infrastructure and Development Services - Planning Division, City of Welland, Civic Square, 60 East Main Street, Welland, Ontario, L3B 3X4, phone 905-735-1700, Extension 2310, Email rachelle.larocque@welland.ca or fax to 905-735-8772. Additional information will be available after March 15, 2019.

Grant Munday, B.A.A., MCIP, RPP
Manager of Development Approvals
Infrastructure and Development Services

Dated: February 21, 2019

Documents:

Draft OPA 21

1 FILE NO. OPA 20

A complete application for Official Plan Amendment (OPA 20) has been submitted by T. JOHNS CONSULTING GROUP on behalf of GORGE HOLDINGS INC. for lands legally described as PT TWP LT 231, former City of Thorold, Part 3 on Plan 59R-4873; S/T AA2253, City of Welland, municipally known as 897 Niagara Street, to redesignate a portion of the lands from REGIONAL SHOPPING NODE to LOW DENSITY RESIDENTIAL and PARKS, OPEN SPACE & RECREATION to allow the property to be developed with 27 single detached dwellings. An application for Zoning By-law Amendment (File No. 2019-01) and Draft Plan of Subdivision (File No. 26T-14-19001) were submitted in conjunction with this application. A copy of the proposed Official Plan Amendment will be available for viewing on February 28, 2019 in the City of Welland Infrastructure and Development Services - Planning Division.

2 FILE NO. 26T-14-19001

A complete application for Draft Plan of Subdivision has been submitted by T. JOHNS CONSULTING GROUP on behalf of GORGE HOLDINGS INC. for lands legally described as PT TWP LT 231, former City of Thorold, Part 3 on Plan 59R-4873, S/T AA2253, City of Welland, municipally known as 897 Niagara Street, on the west side of Niagara Street, south of Quaker Road, north of Trelawn Park, and at the dead end of Wellandvale Drive. The proposal has been made to construct 27 single detached dwellings, and to retain the road frontage along Niagara Street for future commercial purposes. This has been submitted in conjunction with an Official Plan Amendment (File No. OPA 20) and Zoning By-law Amendment (File No. 2019-01).

3 FILE NO. 2019-01

A Complete Application for Zoning By-law Amendment has been submitted by T. JOHNS CONSULTING GROUP on behalf of GORGE HOLDINGS INC. for lands legally described as PT TWP LT 231, former City of Thorold, Part 3 on Plan 59R-4873, S/T AA2253, City of Welland, municipally known as 897 Niagara Street. The lands are located on the west side of Niagara Street, south of Quaker Road, north of Trelawn Park, and at the dead end of Wellandvale Drive. Request has been made to rezone a portion of the property from Regional Shopping Node (RS) to Residential Low Density 1 (RL1) with a site specific exemption to permit a minimum lot area of 330 square metres. The subject application for Zoning By-law Amendment has been submitted in conjunction with a Draft Plan of Subdivision (File No. 26T-14-19001) and an Official Plan Amendment (OPA 20).

A Public Information Meeting, to be held by City Staff, has been scheduled for 7:00 P.M., Thursday, March 28, 2019 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 16, 2019 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, or in respect of the proposed Plan of Subdivision before the approval authority gives or refuses to give approval to the Draft Plan of Subdivision, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of Welland City Council to the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal.

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, or in respect of the proposed Plan of Subdivision before the approval authority gives or refuses to give approval to the Draft Plan of Subdivision, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to do so.

If you wish to be notified of the Decision of the City of Welland on the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment, or the proposed Official Plan Amendment or in respect of the proposed Plan of Subdivision, 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 or more information about this matter, including information about preserving your appeal rights, contact Rachelle Larocque, Planning Supervisor, Infrastructure and Development Services - Planning Division, City of Welland, Civic Square, 60 East Main Street, Welland, Ontario, L3B 3X4, phone 905-735-1700, Extension 2310, Email rachelle.larocque@welland.ca or fax to 905-735-8772. Additional information will be available after March 29, 2019.

Dated: February 28, 2019

Grant Munday, B.A.A., MCIP, RPP
Manager of Development Approvals
Infrastructure and Development Services

Documents:

Draft OPA 20
 

Maps:

map for 2019-01 26T-14-19001 and OPA 20

signed draft plan