Notice of Public Hearing - Bylaw No. 2447

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing has been scheduled for MONDAY, November 22, 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: 1341 – 10th Avenue

Legal Description: Lot 3, Block 110, District Lot 4588, Kootenay District, Plan 902

Bylaw: Bylaw 2447, cited as Zoning Bylaw No. 1750 Amendment Bylaw No. 251, Bylaw No. 2447, 2021

Purpose: The applicant wishes to rezone their property from R2 – Duplex Residential to R1B – Single Detached Plus Residential. This would allow the applicant to build a secondary detached dwelling unit in the future.

Provide Your Comments: 

Public participation in this Public Hearing will be conducted by written submission, and electronic participation. To participate remotely please visit 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:



City Hall 501 – 3rd Avenue (drop in front door mail slot after hours)


(250) 423.3034


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.