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

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 

REGARDING PROPOSED BYLAW NO. 2024-27 

2024-27 DRAFT BYLAW

Bylaw No. 2024-27 proposes a site-specific amendment to the Town of Olds Land Use Bylaw to add “Self-Storage Facility” as a permitted use in the Highway Commercial District (CH) only on Lot 4B, Block 11, Plan 9811906.  

A copy of the proposed bylaw and related documents may be seen during regular hours (8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday) at the Town of Olds Office building, 4512 46 Street. A copy of the bylaw is also available on the Town website at https://www.olds.ca/PublicHearings

A Public Hearing regarding the proposed bylaw will be held Monday, June 24, 2024, 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 the Town of Olds Planning and Development department, at the address below. Comments received prior to 4:00 PM on June 17, 2024 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 bylaw may be obtained by contacting Planning & Development at (403)-507-4806.

Written comments can be submitted to: 

Town of Olds 

Planning & Development 

4512 46 Street Olds AB T4H 1R5 

Email: planning@olds.ca 

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 

REGARDING PROPOSED BYLAWS NO. 2024-25 & 2024-26 

2024-25 DRAFT BYLAW

2024-26 DRAFT BYLAW

Bylaw No. 2024-25 proposes to amend the Town of Olds Land Use Bylaw to redesignate a portion of Block 1, Plan 9912044 from Country Residential (R5) to Medium Density Residential (R3). The subject lands are shown in the sketch below. This proposed redesignation aligns with the Municipal Development Plan which identifies these parcels as industrial property in the future land use concept map but requires an amendment to the East Olds Area Redevelopment Plan (ARP) which identifies the parcel as remaining Country Residential. Bylaw 2024-26 proposes this ARP amendment. 

A copy of the proposed bylaws and related documents may be seen during regular hours (8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday) at the Town of Olds Office building, 4512 46 Street. A copy of the bylaw is also available on the Town website at https://www.olds.ca/PublicHearings

A Public Hearing regarding the proposed bylaw will be held Monday, June 24, 2024, 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 the Town of Olds Planning and Development department, at the address below. Comments received prior to 4:00 PM on June 17, 2024 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 bylaw may be obtained by contacting Planning & Development at (403)-507-4806.

Written comments can be submitted to: 

Town of Olds 

Planning & Development 

4512 46 Street Olds AB T4H 1R5 

Email: planning@olds.ca 

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 

REGARDING PROPOSED BYLAW NO. 2024-24 

2024-24 DRAFT BYLAW

Bylaw No. 2024-24 proposes to amend the Town of Olds Land Use Bylaw to redesignate Lots 1 & 2, Block 54, Plan 1311897 from Industrial Business (IB) to Light Industrial (I1). The subject lands are shown in the sketch below. This proposed redesignation aligns with the Municipal Development Plan which identifies these parcels as industrial property in the future land use concept map. 

A copy of the proposed bylaw and related documents may be seen during regular hours (8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday) at the Town of Olds Office building, 4512 46 Street. A copy of the bylaw is also available on the Town website at https://www.olds.ca/PublicHearings

A Public Hearing regarding the proposed bylaw will be held Monday, June 24, 2024, 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 the Town of Olds Planning and Development department, at the address below. Comments received prior to 4:00 PM on June 17, 2024 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 bylaw may be obtained by contacting Planning & Development at (403)-507-4806.

Written comments can be submitted to: 

Town of Olds 

Planning & Development 

4512 46 Street Olds AB T4H 1R5 

Email: planning@olds.ca 

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

REGARDING PROPOSED BYLAW NO. 2024-12

2024-21 DRAFT BYLAW

Bylaw No. 2024-21 proposes to amend the Town of Olds Land Use Bylaw to improve flexibility in the types of mixed-use developments possible in the Central Commercial Land Use District comprising the Uptowne commercial core of Olds. The amendment would allow residential uses at or below grade as long as the principal street-facing use remains commercial. Currently, mixed-use developments are only possible when residential uses are located above at-grade commercial uses.

A copy of the proposed bylaw and related documents may be seen during regular hours (8:30 PM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday) at the Town of Olds Office building, 4512 46 Street. A copy of the bylaw is also available on the Town website at https://www.olds.ca/PublicHearings.

A Public Hearing regarding the proposed bylaw will be held Monday, June 10, 2024, 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 the Town of Olds Planning and Development department, at the address below. Comments received prior to 4:00 PM on June 3, 2024 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 bylaw may be obtained by contacting Planning & Development at (403)-507-4806.

Written comments can be submitted to:

Town of Olds

Planning & Development

4512 46 Street Olds AB T4H 1R5

Email: planning@olds.ca

 

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

REGARDING PROPOSED BYLAW NO. 2024-20

2024-20 DRAFT BYLAW

Bylaw No. 2024-20 proposes a textual amendment to camping regulations in the Town of Olds Land Use Bylaw. The amendment outlines land use districts and timeframes in which overnight accommodation in recreational vehicles and tents is allowed.

A copy of the proposed bylaw and related documents may be seen during regular hours (8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Monday through Friday) at the Town of Olds Office building, 4512 46 Street. A copy of the bylaw is also available on the Town website at https://www.olds.ca/PublicHearings.

A Public Hearing regarding the proposed bylaw will be held Monday, June 10, 2024, 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 the Town of Olds Planning and Development department, at the address below. Comments received prior to 4:00 PM on June 3, 2024 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 bylaw may be obtained by contacting Planning & Development at (403)-507-4806.

Written comments can be submitted to:

Town of Olds

Planning & Development

4512 46 Street Olds AB T4H 1R5

Email: planning@olds.ca