Notice of Public Hearings

As per the Municipal Government Act, Town Council is required to hold a public hearing as part of the process to approve or amend a land use bylaw or other statutory plans.  The purpose is to receive comments on related land use and rezoning applications.  All hearings are open to the general public and your attendance is encouraged as they are an opportunity to let Town Council know your views on various issues regarding land use and development.  You are encouraged to submit your comments in writing to Planning & Development prior to a hearing. Written submissions which have been received before the designated meeting time will be included in the report for the Public Hearing.

SCHEDULED PUBLIC HEARINGS

BYLAW NO. 2022-14
Amendment to the Land Use Bylaw
PUBLIC HEARING on Monday, July 11, 2022 at 1:00 pm

Bylaw No. 2022-14 proposes to amend the Town of Olds Land Use Bylaw to re-designate Lot 1, Block 2, Plan 7054 JK from Direct Control 3 District (DC3) to Low Density Residential District (R1). The land that is the subject of the bylaw is shown in the sketch of Bylaw 2022-14. The existing DC3 District regulations are for a bed and breakfast development which is no longer in operation. The proposed amendment will align the subject parcel with the surrounding properties and allow for more efficient development approvals in the future.
A full copy of Bylaw No. 2022-14 is available here  

Read the entire Notice of Public Hearing regarding proposed Bylaw No. 2022-14 here

A Public Hearing regarding the proposed bylaw will be held Monday, July 11, 2022 at 1:00 pm in the Council Chambers at the Town Office. The style of the hearing will be informal and persons wishing to speak will be requested to state their name and address for the record upon being recognized by the Chair. Council will hear submissions made in person or by the agent from any person who claims to be affected by the proposed bylaw. Any person wishing to submit written comments may do so by sending them to Parkland Community Planning Services, at the address below. Comments received prior to 4:00 p.m. on July 4, 2022 will be included in the staff report to Council and comments received after will be read at the public hearing. Persons may make oral presentations at the Council meeting, regardless of whether or not they have provided written comments.  

Further information on the proposed bylaws may be obtained by contacting Natasha Wright, Planner, Parkland Community Planning Services at (403)-343-3394.

Written comments can be submitted to:    
    Parkland Community Planning Services
    Attn: Natasha Wright
    Unit B, 4730 Ross Street, Red Deer, AB, T4N 1X2
    Email: natasha.wright@pcps.ab.ca


BYLAW NO. 2022-15
Amendment to the Land Use Bylaw
PUBLIC HEARING on Monday, July 11, 2022 at 1:00 pm

Bylaw No. 2022-15 proposes to amend the Town’s Land Use District map to redesignate Lots 6 and 12, Block 1, Plan 151 1656 from Direct Control 7 District (DC7) to Light Industrial District (I1). The landowner has requested the change in land use designation in order to sell the subject parcels. The I1 District contains a much wider range of allowable uses than the DC7 District, which is only intended for cannabis production and distribution facilities.  
A full copy of Bylaw No. 2022-15 is available here 

Read the entire Notice of Public Hearing regarding proposed Bylaw No. 2022-15 here

A Public Hearing regarding the proposed bylaw will be held Monday, July 11, 2022 at 1:00 pm in the Council Chambers at the Town Office. The style of the hearing will be informal and persons wishing to speak will be requested to state their name and address for the record upon being recognized by the Chair. Council will hear submissions made in person or by the agent from any person who claims to be affected by the proposed bylaw. Any person wishing to submit written comments may do so by sending them to Parkland Community Planning Services, at the address below. Comments received prior to 4:00 p.m. on July 4, 2022 will be included in the staff report to Council and comments received after will be read at the public hearing. Persons may make oral presentations at the Council meeting, regardless of whether or not they have provided written comments.  

Further information on the proposed bylaws may be obtained by contacting Natasha Wright, Planner, Parkland Community Planning Services at (403)-343-3394.

Written comments can be submitted to:    
    Parkland Community Planning Services
    Attn: Natasha Wright
    Unit B, 4730 Ross Street, Red Deer, AB, T4N 1X2
    Email: natasha.wright@pcps.ab.ca