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1 FILE NO. OPA

A complete application has been submitted by the CITY OF WELLAND to amend the Official Plan (Part Lots 21, 22 & 23, Concession 3, former Township of Crowland, Part Road Allowance between Lots 22 & 23 (Closed), being Parts 1 & 3 on 59R-12920, except Part 1 on 59R-13397 and except Part 1 on 59R-13768, in the City of Welland) for the southern part of the lands known as 570 River Road from PARKS, OPEN SPACE AND RECREATION to GATEWAY ECONOMIC CENTRE. The purpose of this application is to allow for the future industrial development of the southern portion of the property. The subject lands are also subject to an application for Zoning By-law Amendment File - 2017- 10.

2 FILE NO. 26T-14-17005

A complete application has been made by 1969578 Ontario Ltd for a Plan Subdivision (Lots 42, 44, 45 and Part of Lot 43, Plan 556, Lot J.L. and Part of Block H.A.R., Plan 564, Lots 19, 20, 21 & 22, Part of the Raceway Reserve and Part of the Unnamed Road between Lot 22 and the Raceway Reserve, Plan 569) for lands at 200 West Main Street. The property is designated as URBAN AREA in the Region's Official Plan and HIGH DENSITY RESIDENTIAL in the City's Official Plan and Zoned Site Specific RH-41 in the City's Zoning By-law 2017-117. The application proposes the property for the development of 2.87 hectares of land for residential purposes in three separate phases.

3 FILE NO. 26T-14-17006

A complete application has been made by Upper Canada Consultants on behalf of Vinmar Developments LTD. for a Plan Subdivision (Part 1 & Part 2, Plan 59R-4392, Part 1 Plan 59R-8936, Part of Lot 1, Concession 13, Geographic Township of Pelham, City of Welland) for lands at 370 Murdock Road. The property is designated as URBAN AREA in the Region's Official Plan and LOW AND MEDIUM RESIDENTIAL in the City's Official Plan and Zoned RESIDENTIAL LOW DENSITY 1 (RL1) AND RESIDENTIAL MEDIUM DENSITY (RM) in the City's Zoning By-law 2017-117. The application proposes the property for the development of 3.121 hectares of land for residential purposes.

4 FILE NO. 2017-10

A Complete Application has been made by the CITY OF WELLAND to Rezone the southern portion of the lands legally described as Part Lots 21, 22 & 23, Concession 3, former Township of Crowland, Part Road Allowance between Lots 22 & 23 (Closed), being Parts 1 & 3 on 59R-12920, except Part 1 on 59R-13397 and except Part 1 on 59R-13768, in the City of Welland, municipally known as 570 River Road from COMMUNITY OPEN SPACE - O1 to GATEWAY ECONOMIC CENTRE - GEC to allow for the future industrial development of this property. An Official Plan Amendment has been submitted in conjunction with this application.

A Public Information Meeting, to be held by City Staff, has been scheduled for 7:00 P.M., Thursday, January 18, 2018 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, February 6, 2018 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 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, 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 Ontario Municipal Board unless, in the opinion of the Board, 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 January 19, 2018.

Dated: January 4, 2018

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

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Planning Act, Chapter P.13, Section 45(1), R.S.O. 1990

1 FILE NO. A57/2017

Application from Gordon and Rose-Mai Jackson for 584 Grassy Brook Road (Part Lots 13 and 14, Broken Front Concession, Former Crowland Township) to consider variances requested from City of Welland Zoning By-law 2017-117 as follows:
Section 4 - Definitions - Accessory Dwelling Unit - To vary the definition from "Means a self-contained residential unit with kitchen and bathroom facilities within dwelling units or within structures accessory to dwellings…" to "Means a self-contained residential unit with kitchen and bathroom facilities within dwelling units or within structures not accessory to dwellings…" in order to permit the existing single dwelling as an accessory dwelling unit prior to the construction of a new single-detached dwelling (principal use on existing lot of record).
Section 5.2 (c) - To permit an accessory dwelling unit in a building that is not accessory to a single-detached dwelling instead of being accessory to a single-detached dwelling.
Section 5.3.2.a) i) - To permit an accessory dwelling unit to be located partially in the front yard instead of in the interior side yard or rear yard.
EXPLANATORY NOTE: Relief is requested in order to permit the construction of a new single-detached dwelling (principal use on existing lot of record) on a lot with an existing dwelling proposed to be an accessory dwelling unit.

Key maps identifying the location of the subject lands for each Application are shown.

A Public Hearing will be held by the Committee to consider these Applications at 5:00 P.M., Wednesday, January 17, 2018, 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 any 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 christine.rossetto@welland.ca

Additional information regarding the Applications 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 January 4, 2018

Christine Rossetto,
SECRETARY-TREASURER

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Planning Act, Chapter P.13, Section 45(1), R.S.O. 1990

1 FILE NO. A58/2017

Revised Application from Empire Prime Developments Inc. for 129 Hagar Street (Lts 44-53, Pt Lts 54 & 55 and Pt Queen Street, Plan 566; and Pt Blk HH, Plan 564) to consider variances requested from City of Welland Zoning By-law 2017-117 as follows:
Section12.4.5 (d)(i) - To permit a proposed medical marihuana production facility lot to be 0 metres from a Residential use or Zone instead of the required 70 metres.
Section 12.4.5 (d)(ii) - To permit a proposed medical marihuana production facility lot to be 0 metres from an Institutional use or Zone instead of the required 70 metres.
Section 12.4.5 (d)(iii) - To permit a proposed medical marihuana production facility lot to be 0 metres from a day nursery use or Zone that permits a day nursery instead of the required 70 metres and to permit a medical marihuana production facility on the same property as a day care centre use.
NOTE: Application revised to include additional variance requests and to reflect a new hearing date.
EXPLANATORY NOTE: Relief is requested in order to permit a medical marihuana production Facility within the existing building known municipally as 129 Hagar Street.

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

A Public Hearing will be held by the Committee to consider the Application at 5:00 P.M., Wednesday, January 31, 2018, 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 any 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 christine.rossetto@welland.ca

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 4:30p.m.

Dated January 18, 2018

Christine Rossetto,
SECRETARY-TREASURER

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City of Welland Waterway Advisory Committee

  • One (1) representative from an Affiliate sport club situated along the waterway
  • One (1) representative from the community of recreational Waterway users, not connected to an affiliate sport club situated along the waterway
  • One (1) representative from WIFC event partner community (ex officio)
  • Two (2) Members-At-Large
  • One (1) representative from the Emergency services community and risk profile of the waterway
  • One (1) representative from the hospitality industry
  • Two (2) Welland Business Community Members-At-Large

Applications and information is available at the Office of the City Clerk or by clicking on the committee name above.

Your application should describe what assets you feel you can bring to the Committee.

*You must be an eligible elector in the City of Welland in order to fill these vacancies; eligible electors from outside of Welland in accordance with the Committee’s Terms of Reference, will be considered.

Eligible elector means: You are a resident in the City of Welland or the owner or tenant of land, or the spouse of such owner or tenant; a Canadian Citizen; and at least 18 years old.

All applications must be on the prescribed form and should include a brief resume.

Applications must be received in the Office of the City Clerk on or before 4:30 p.m., Thursday, February 1, 2018.

Carm Radice, Acting City Clerk