Notice of Public Hearing - Bylaw No. 2472

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT a public hearing has been scheduled for MONDAY, September 26th, 2022, 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.

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Location: 1142 – 3rd Avenue

Legal Description: Lot A, District Lot 4588, Kootenay District,  Plan NEP62490

Bylaw: Bylaw 2472, cited as Zoning Bylaw No. 1750, Amendment Bylaw No. 259, Bylaw No. 2472, 2022

Purpose: The applicant wishes to rezone their property from R1 – Single Family Residential to R1B – Single Detached Plus Residential. The proposed zoning allows for a detached secondary dwelling unit, which the property owner hopes to construct in the future.


Public participation in this Public Hearing will be accepted through written submission and or electronic participation. For information on how to participate in a hearing, please visit

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

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
Fax:                     250-423-3034

All written submissions must include your name and street address and are public information pursuant to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy ActPlease note that written submissions will form part of the public record and will be published in the meeting agenda.  For information about the proposed amendment to Zoning Bylaw No. 1750 please contact the Planning Department at (250) 423.6817 or via email at

This Notice is published in accordance with Section 467 of the Local Government Act.