Notice of Informal Public Hearing

Pursuant to Section 499 of the Local Government Act, public notice is hereby given thatCouncil for the City of Fernie will consider Development Variance Permit No. 452 at the regular meeting to be held on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in Council Chambers, City Hall, 501-3rd Avenue, Fernie BC.       


891 – 9th Avenue


Legal Description:


Lot 5, Block 77, District Lot 4588, Kootenay District, Plan 734A



The purpose of the development variance permit is to vary the maximum permitted step projection into the required setback specified in Zoning Bylaw No 1750, Section 3.7.4(a) from 1.2 m to 3.13 m in order to construct stairs for a proposed open front porch.




 DVPA- 452 Public Notice

2019-10-15 RFD Development Variance Permit No 452


Development Variance Permit No. DVP-452

All persons will be given an opportunity to be heard and to present written and verbal submissions on this matter.   A copy of the City of Fernie Zoning Bylaw No. 1750, Development Variance Permit and other relevant documents may be viewed at City Hall, 501 – 3rd Avenue, Fernie, BC during normal business hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. from October 31, 2019 to November 12, 2019 (excluding weekends and statutory holidays), or online at

Public comments can be made by any of the following methods:

By Email:

In Person at The Council Meeting:

City Hall 501 – 3rd Avenue

By Fax:

(250) 423-3034

By Mail:

City of Fernie, Corporate Administration Services,

PO Box 190, Fernie, BC V0B 1M0

Written submissions must be received no later than 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 12, 2019 in order to ensure their availability to council at the meetingAll written submissions must include your name and street address and are public information pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Please note that written submissions will form part of the public record and will be published in the meeting agenda.  For more information on this Development Variance Permit Application, please contact the Planning Department at (250) 423-6817.

Notice was distributed in accordance with Section 499 of the Local Government Act.