Notice of Public Hearing January 13


Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing has been scheduled for MONDAY, JANUARY 13, 2020 at 7:00 P.M. in Council Chambers at Fernie City Hall, located at 501 – 3rd Avenue, Fernie BC so that Council may hear representations from persons who believe their interest in property is affected by a proposed amendment to Zoning Bylaw No. 1750.

 BYLAW NO. 2391 



492 – 6th Avenue


Legal Description:

Lot 6, Block 52, District Lot 4588, Kootenay District, Plan 734A


Zoning Bylaw No. 1750 Amendment Bylaw No. 220, Bylaw No. 2391, 2019


PURPOSE:  The applicant wishes to rezone 492 – 6th Avenue from R1 – Single Family Residential to R1SL – Single Family Residential Small Lot. This would reduce setbacks, allowing the applicant to move their current dwelling unit and give the applicant the ability to apply for a subdivision into two small lots.


Comments can be made in person at the Public Hearing, or
submitted by any of the following formats:




City Hall 501 – 3rd Avenue


(250) 423.3034


City of Fernie (Planning)

PO Box 190

Fernie, BC V0B 1M0

The deadline for written submissions is 4:00 p.m., MONDAY January 13, 2020.  No representation will be received by Council after the conclusion of the Public Hearing.  All submissions must include your name and civic address. All submissions 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, please contact the Planning Department at (250) 423.6817 or via email at

A copy of the proposed bylaw 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. January 2 to January 13, 2020 (excluding weekends and statutory holidays), or online at     

This Notice is published in accordance with Section 466 of the Local Government Act.