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Pursuant to the Clean Yards By-law 10727, as amended, please be advised that section 3.7 states:

Every owner of grounds, yard or vacant lands in the City of Welland shall cut, trim or remove the grass and weeds whenever the growth of the grass or weeds exceeds six (6) inches in height.

The By-law Enforcement Officer prior to taking any remedial action will give the owner notice by ordinary mail, registered mail or hand delivered to the address of the owner according to the last revised Assessment Roll of the subject property or the notice may be posted at the subject property, and such service shall be deemed good and sufficient service.

ONLY ONE WARNING NOTIFICATION WILL BE ISSUED PER YEAR FOR EACH PROPERTY THAT IS IN VIOLATION OF THE BY-LAW. THEREAFTER THE PROCESS WILL PROCEED DIRECTLY TO CUTTING THE PARCEL PROVIDING THE SITUATION WARRANTS.

All contractor costs and a $100.00 administration fee will be charged against the subject property.

Complaints and inquiries should be directed to the By-law Enforcement Division at 905-735-1700.

In accordance with section 32 of the Municipal Election Act, 1996,

PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given to the Municipal Electors of the CITY OF WELLAND

NOMINATION PERIOD:

Anyone who wishes to be a candidate must file Nomination Papers. Nomination Papers must be signed by the candidate and filed in person or by an agent during regular business hours, between Tuesday, May 1, 2018 and Thursday, July 26, 2018, and between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Friday, July 27, 2018 (Nomination Day).
In the event there are an insufficient number of certified candidates to fill all positions available, nominations will be reopened for the vacant positions only on Wednesday, August 1, 2018, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. for such additional nominations to be filed.

NOMINATION PROCESS :

The Nomination Paper must be accompanied by the following:
  • A filing fee of $200.00 for the Head of Council and $100.00 for all other offices. The filing fee is payable by cash, debit, certified cheque, or money order, payable to the City of Welland (or to the Region of Niagara for Regional Chair).
  • There is a new requirement that each Nomination Paper must be endorsed by 25 eligible voters supporting the nomination (excluding School Board Trustee candidates). The individuals providing signatures must sign a declaration stating that they are eligible to vote in the municipality/region on the day they signed the endorsement.
  • Each candidate must provide proof of Canadian citizenship in a form acceptable to the Clerk.
  • The onus is on the candidate to file a bona fide Nomination Paper.

MUNICIPAL OFFICES FOR WHICH PERSONS MAY BE NOMINATED:

Nomination Papers for the following offices will be received by the Office of the City Clerk, City of Welland, 60 East Main Street, Welland:
  • Mayor - 1 to be elected at large
  • Municipal Councillors - 2 to be elected in each ward for a total of 12
  • Regional Councillor – 2 to be elected at large
Nomination Papers for the following office will be received by the Office of the Regional Clerk, Regional Headquarters, 1815 Sir Isaac Brock Way, Thorold:
  • Regional Chair – 1 to be elected at large

SCHOOL BOARD OFFICES FOR WHICH PERSONS MAY BE NOMINATED:

Nomination Papers for the following offices will be received by the Office of the City Clerk, City of Welland, 60 East Main Street, Welland:
  • District School Board of Niagara Trustee
  • Niagara Catholic District School Board Trustee
Si vous voulez vous déclarer candidat(e) à un des postes de conseiller scolaire décrits ci-dessous, vous devez remplir le formulaire prescrit, disponible au bureau du secrétaire de la municipalité. Les mises en candidature doivent être déposées, soit en personne, soit par mandataire, auprès du directeur du scrutin à l’hôtel de ville de Welland durant les heures normales d’ouverture des bureaux entre 1 mai 2018 et le 26 juillet 2018, et entre 9 heures et 14 heures, le 27 juillet 2018 (jour de déclaration de candidature).

Le coût de mise en candidature de $100 (en espèces,débit, par chèque certifié ou par mandat payable à la municipalité ou par un mode de paiement électronique que précise le secrétaire) doit accompagner le formulaire signé. Pour de plus amples renseignements sur le processus à suivre pour le mise en candidature, veuillez communiquer avec le directeur du scrutin.

  • Conseillier(ère) - Conseil Scolaire Viamonde
  • Conseillier(ère) - Conseil Scolaire Catholique Monavenir

If a greater number of candidates are certified than are required to fill the above-noted offices, voting locations will be opened on the dates stated below for the purpose of voting (locations to be determined by the Clerk):

ADVANCE VOTES
Saturday, October 6, 2018 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.
Tuesday, October 9 to Saturday, October 13, 2018 10:00 A.M. to 6:00 P.M.

VOTING DAY
Monday, October 22, 2018 10:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M.

Dated this sixth day of April, 2018
Carmela Radice, Acting Clerk, City of Welland

Office of the City Clerk,
Corporation of the City of Welland
60 East Main Street, Welland, Ontario L3B 3X4
Phone: (905)735-1700 Ext. 2193
election@welland.ca
www.welland.ca/elections

A Signed Public Notice of Nomination for Office can be viewed here.

INSTALLMENT DUE DATES:

Thursday, March 1, 2018
Tuesday, May 1, 2018

PAYMENT OF THE INTERIM BILLING MAY BE MADE AS FOLLOWS:

  • City Hall, 60 East Main Street, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. After Hours - Mail Slot at front entrance closest to Cross Street, by CHEQUE ONLY.
  • Chartered Banks, Caisse Populaire, Credit Union, Trust Companies. Payments accepted on or before installment due date only.
  • Payment by Mail: Enclose payment stub(s) with cheque/money order. If a receipt for payment is required, please send a self addressed/stamped envelope along with the entire bill and your payment.
  • Please take advantage of our Pre-Authorized Payment Plan. Information available at City Hall or download Pre-Authorized Tax Payment form.

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

City of Welland Waterway Advisory Committee

  • One (1) representative from WIFC event partner community (ex officio)
  • One (1) representative from the emergency services community and risk profile of the Waterway

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

Carmela Radice, Acting City Clerk

1 FILE NO. OPA

A Complete Application has been submitted by THE BIGLIERI GROUP on behalf of 2599587 ONTARIO LTD. to amend the Official Plan (Part of Lots 19 and 20, Concession 1, Part of Lots 19 and 20, Concession 2, Part of the road allowance between Concessions 1 and 2 (closed), Part of Lot 19, Concession 3, Part of Lot 19, Concession 4, Part of the road allowance between Concessions 3 and 4 (closed), in the former Township of Crowland, Lots 25 to 28 (inclusive), Lots 50 to 56 (inclusive), Part of Lots 23, 24, 29, 30, 31, 32, 49 and 57, Part of Tutty Street (closed), Registered Plan 975 (Registered Plan 56, Township of Crowland), and Blocks 168, 169, and 170 on Registered Plan 59M-269, City of Welland) known municipally as 289 Daimler Parkway (Hunters Pointe Golf Course) from PARKS, OPEN SPACE AND RECREATION AND CORE NATURAL HERITAGE SYSTEM to LOW DENSITY RESIDENTIAL, MEDIUM DENSITY RESIDENTIAL, NEIGHBOURHOOD COMMERCIAL, PARKS, OPEN SPACE AND RECREATION, AND CORE NATURAL HERITAGE. The purpose of this application is to allow for the future residential, mixed-use development, open space and environmental protection uses of the subject lands. The subject lands are also the subject of an application for Zoning By-law Amendment (2018-01) and Draft Plan of Subdivision (26T-14-18003).

2 FILE NO. 26T-14-18003

A complete application has been submitted by THE BIGLIERI GROUP on behalf of 2599587 ONTARIO LTD. for a Plan of Subdivision (Part of Lots 19 and 20, Concession 1, Part of Lots 19 and 20, Concession 2, Part of the road allowance between Concessions 1 and 2 (closed), Part of Lot 19, Concession 3, Part of Lot 19, Concession 4, Part of the road allowance between Concessions 3 and 4 (closed), in the former Township of Crowland, Lots 25 to 28 (inclusive), Lots 50 to 56 (inclusive), Part of Lots 23, 24, 29, 30, 31, 32, 49 and 57, Part of Tutty Street (closed), Registered Plan 975 (Registered Plan 56, Township of Crowland), and Blocks 168, 169, and 170 on Registered Plan 59M-269, City of Welland) for lands at 289 Daimler Parkway (Hunters Pointe Golf Course). The property is designated as PARKS, OPEN SPACE AND RECREATION and CORE NATURAL HERITAGE SYSTEM in the City's Official Plan and zoned COMMUNITY OPEN SPACE (O2), ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION (EP), and SITE SPECIFIC NEIGHBOURHOOD COMMERCIAL (NC-26) in the City's Zoning By-law 2017-117. The application proposes the development of the 84.82 hectare property for residential, mixed used residential/commercial, open space and environmental purposes. This application for Draft Plan of Subdivision was submitted in conjunction with an Official Plan Amendment (OPA No. 16) and Zoning By-law Amendment (2018-01).

3 FILE NO. 2018-01

A Complete Application has been submitted by THE BIGLIERI GROUP on behalf of 2599587 ONTARIO LTD. for lands legally described as Part of Lots 19 and 20, Concession 1, Part of Lots 19 and 20, Concession 2, Part of the road allowance between Concessions 1 and 2 (closed), Part of Lot 19, Concession 3, Part of Lot 19, Concession 4, Part of the road allowance between Concessions 3 and 4 (closed), in the former Township of Crowland, Lots 25 to 28 (inclusive), Lots 50 to 56 (inclusive), Part of Lots 23, 24, 29, 30, 31, 32, 49 and 57, Part of Tutty Street (closed), Registered Plan 975 (Registered Plan 56, Township of Crowland), and Blocks 168, 169, and 170 on Registered Plan 59M-269, City of Welland, municipally known as 289 Daimler Parkway and the Hunters Pointe Golf Course, from COMMUNITY OPEN SPACE - O2, SITE SPECIFIC NEIGHBOURHOOD COMMERCIAL - NC-26, and ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION to SITE SPECIFIC NEIGHBOURHOOD COMMERCIAL, ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, and SITE SPECIFIC RESIDENTIAL LOW DENSITY 2 ZONES to allow for the future residential, mixed-use commercial/residential, open space, and environmental protection development of this property. Applications for an Official Plan Amendment (OPA No. 16) and a Draft Plan of Subdivision (26T-14-18003) have also 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, April 12, 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, May 1, 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 April 13, 2018.

Dated: March 15, 2018

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

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A complete application has been submitted by UPPER CANADA CONSULTANTS on behalf of 2090572 ONTARIO INC. for a Plan of Subdivision (Part of Lots 18 & 19, Concession 2, Part of Lot 19, Concessions 3 & 4, Lots 33, 34, 47 & 48 and Part of Lots 29, 30, 31, 32, 35, 46, & 49 Plan 975 (Registered Plan 56), Part of the Road Allowance between Lots 18 & 19, Concessions 2 & 3 (closed), Part of the Road Allowance between Concessions 2 & 3 (closed), Part of the Road Allowance between Concessions 3 & 4 (closed), Part of Tutty Street, Plan 975 (Closed), Registered Plan 56, now known as Plan 975, in the former Township of Crowland, now in the City of Welland) for lands south of the Central Village Plan of Subdivision and east of the Hunters Pointe Golf Course. The property is designated as LOW DENSITY RESIDENTIAL in the City's Official Plan and zoned LOW DENSITY RESIDENTIAL 1 (RL1) in the City's Zoning By-law 2017-117. The application proposes the development of the 12.37 hectare property with 185 lots for residential purposes.

A Public Information Meeting, held by City Staff has been scheduled for 5:00 P.M., Thursday, April 26, 2018 at the HIGHLANDS RESIDENTS ASSOCIATION COMMUNITY CENTRE, 300 DAIMLER PARKWAY, 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, May 15, 2018 at the Civic Square, Council Chambers, 60 East Main Street, Welland.

The public is invited to this Meeting to make oral or written submissions.

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the City of Welland 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 the City of Welland 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 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.

All written submissions received prior to May 4, 2018 will be presented to City Council as part of the staff report on this matter.

If you wish to be notified of the Decision of the City of Welland in respect of the proposed Plan of Subdivision, you must make a written request to the City of Welland, Civic Square, 60 East Main Street, Welland, Ontario. L3B 3X4.

If you wish to receive a copy of the staff report on this Application, you should advise the undersigned in writing prior to May 4, 2018.

Should you have any queries concerning this Application, please write or call Infrastructure and Development 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 from the City after May 16, 2018.

Grant Munday
Manager of Development Approvals
Planning Division

Dated: April 12, 2018

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