Notice of Public Hearing Bylaw 2395

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT a public hearing has been scheduled for MONDAY, APRIL 12, 2021 at 7:00 PM 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.

To comply with physical distancing requirements, Council meetings are held by electronic means as authorized by Ministerial Order No. M192. In-person meeting attendance is unavailable for the public at this time and the public is encouraged to view meetings via the livestream webinar or archived recordings.

LOCATION: 190 – Whitetail Drive
LEGAL DESCRIPTION: Lot 1, District Lot 4589, Kootenay District, Plan EPP17633 BYLAW: Zoning Bylaw No. 1750 Amendment Bylaw No. 225, Bylaw No. 2395, 2020 PURPOSE: The applicant wishes to text amend the CD3 zone to include the following changes: • Include Residential Rental Tenure as a Permitted Use (minimum of 32 Residential Rental Tenure Units) • Minimum Density of 60 units per hectare • Updated Off-Street Parking Requirements based on unit sizes • Updated maximum height regulations ranging from of 15.0 metres to 18.0 metres. 

PROVIDE YOUR COMMENTS: This Notice is published in accordance with Section 467 of the Local Government Act.

City Hall
501-3rd Ave.,
Box 190 Fernie,
BC V0B 1M0

Public participation in this Public Hearing will be conducted by written submission, and electronic participation. To participate remotely please visit "I Want To... Participate in a Council Meeting" for details. If you do not wish to participate but would like to view the proceedings, please visit the City’s “Upcoming Events” page to watch OR listen to the livestream. The meeting is also available for viewing via the City’s archived records on the “Council Meeting Videos” page.

Written comments must be submitted before 2:00 PM the day of the Public Hearing by any of the following formats:

IN PERSON: City Hall 501 – 3rd Avenue (drop in front door mail slot after hours)
BY FAX: (250) 423.3034
BY MAIL: City of Fernie (Planning)
PO Box 190,
Fernie, BC V0B 1M0

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 published in the meeting agenda.