Development Variance Permit No. 483
December 3, 2020
Pursuant to Section 499 of the Local Government Act, public notice is hereby given that Council for the City of Fernie will consider the issuance of Development Variance Permit No. DVP-483 at a Regular Meeting of Council on MONDAY, December 14, 2020 at 7:00 PM in Council Chambers at FERNIE CITY HALL located at 501 – 3 rd Avenue.
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- Public Notice
- Request for Decision
- Deveopment Variance Permit No DVP-483
- Staff Reports
- Bylaw 2360
LOCATION: 1531 – 2 nd Avenue
LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Lot A, District Lot 4588, Kootenay District, Plan NEP90283
PURPOSE: The proposed variance will legalize the siting of an existing structure on the subject lot, decrease the minimum residential unit size and decrease the minimum parcel size and parcel frontage needed to allow a detached secondary suite on the subject property to remain as-is by varying the City of Fernie Zoning Bylaw No. 1750 as follows:
• Section 220.127.116.11.1.1: Minimum Parcel Area required for a single family detached dwelling with a secondary dwelling unit From 600 sq. m. To 532 sq. m.
• Section 18.104.22.168.1.2: Minimum Parcel Frontage required for a single family detached dwelling with a secondary dwelling unit From 18.3m To 14.18m.
• Section 22.214.171.124.1.3(a): Minimum Rear-Yard Setback, Secondary Dwelling Unit From 6.0m To 1.70m: • Section 126.96.36.199.1.9: Minimum Residential Unit Size, Secondary Residential Unit From 56 sq. m. To 49.42 sq. m.
COMMENTS: All persons wishing to provide comments about the proposed development variance permit may provide written comments by:
Mail: City of Fernie, PO Box 190, Fernie, BC V0B 1M0
Drop Off: Insert in front door mail slot at City Hall 501 – 3rd Avenue, Fernie, BC
Written submissions must be received no later than 4:00 PM December 14, 2020 in order to ensure their availability to Council at the meeting. All 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 information about the proposed development variance permit please contact the Planning Department at (250) 423.6817 or via email at email@example.com. Notice was distributed in accordance with Section 499 of the Local Government Act.