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. 2021-08
Proposed Road Closure Bylaw
Monday, May 10, 2021 at 1:00p.m.

Bylaw No. 2021-08 proposes to close a portion of street located on the north side of 46 Street (Highway 27) at 57 Avenue. The closure of this portion of street is being proposed in order to accommodate the development of Lot 1, Block 8, Plan 2183 JK (The Brick) directly to the north, and to obtain service road dedication along the lane.

The legal description of the road closure area is:
1.    Plan 2183 JK 
All that portion of Street adjoining the south boundary of Lot R1 Plan 2183JK and lying between the production southerly of the east and west boundaries of said Lot R1
containing 0.0104 hectares (0.025 acres) more or less
2.    Plan 2183 JK  
All that portion of Street adjoining the south boundary of Lot 1 Block 8 Plan 2183JK and lying between the production southerly of the east and west boundaries of said Lot 1
containing 0.117 hectares (0.29 acres) more or less

A full copy of Bylaw No. 2021-08 is available here

Read the entire Notice of Public Hearing regarding proposed Bylaw No. 2021-08 here

A Public Hearing regarding this proposed bylaw will be held Monday, May 25, 2021 at 1:00 p.m electronically via Zoom. Public participation in the Public Hearing will be available electronically due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

A link to the Public Hearing will be posted to the Town’s website (www.olds.ca) prior to the date of the Public Hearing along with the agenda for the Public Hearing. Anyone who wishes to speak at the Public Hearing is encouraged to pre-register to speak no later than Friday May 21, 2021 at 4:00 pm by emailing legislative@olds.ca or by calling 403-556-6981. Once you have entered the meeting you will need to identify yourself with the Clerk who will inform you when to participate. 

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. Presentations are limited to five (5) minutes; a request for additional time may be made to the Chair. Only one (1) presentation per person or group is allowed.

Any person wishing to submit written comments may do so by sending them to Parkland Community Planning Services, at the address below, prior to 4:30 p.m. on May 21, 2021. Persons may make verbal presentations at the Public Hearing, regardless of whether or not they have provided written comments.  

For further information or to share your comments please contact:

Natasha Wright, Planner, Parkland Community Planning Services
Phone (403) 343-3394
Email: natasha.wright@pcps.ab.ca
Mail: Unit B, 4730 Ross Street, Red Deer, AB T4N 1X2