Notice of Zoning Bylaw Amendment - Bylaw No. 2499

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT a Bylaw to amend Zoning Bylaw No.1750 has been scheduled for first, second, and third readings on TUESDAY, December 12th, 2023, at 6:00 PM at the Senior Citizens Drop In Centre located at 562 – 3rd Avenue, Fernie, BC. 

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Location: 190 Whitetail Drive

Legal Description: Lot 1, District Lot 4589, Kootenay District, Plan EPP17633

Bylaw: Bylaw 2499, cited as Zoning Bylaw No. 1750, Amendment Bylaw No. 269, Bylaw No. 2499, 2023

Purpose: The applicant wishes to amend the existing CD3 - Comprehensive Development Three Zone to remove Schedule C from the zone designation. In addition to this, the text would need to be updated to accommodate the removal of the map (Schedule C).  The proposed amendment allows for the applicant to develop two five-storey apartment complexes which will supply 156 rental units.


Public comment will be accepted through written submission and must be submitted before 2:00 PM the day of the Council Meeting 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 Act. 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 464 (2) and 467 of the Local Government Act.