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Public Hearing - Electoral Area “F” Official Community Plan Bylaw

Posted Tuesday, July 5, 2016

NOTICE OF DELEGATED PUBLIC HEARING


Notice is hereby given that a delegated Public Hearing will be held in the Board Room of the Regional District of North Okanagan, 9848 Aberdeen Road, Coldstream, B.C. on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. The Regional District Board of Directors has delegated the holding of the Public Hearing to the Regional District Electoral Area Advisory Committee. The purpose of the delegated Public Hearing is to hear representations on the following matter:


ELECTORAL AREA "F" OFFICIAL COMMUNITY PLAN BYLAW NO. 2702, 2016

Electoral Area “F” Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2702, 2016 is intended to replace Electoral Area “F” Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 1934, 2004. An update of the Electoral Area “F” Official Community Plan commenced in September 2014. An Official Community Plan is a statement of objectives and policies that are intended to guide decisions on planning and land use matters. As a result of this review and agency and public input received through 2 online/mail-out surveys, 4 open houses, 2 focus group meetings and other information events held during 2015-2016, staff drafted the Electoral Area “F” Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2702, 2016. The Electoral Area “F” OCP Bylaw No. 2702 contains policies that address: Growth Management, Agricultural Use, Resource Use, Rural Lands, Residential Lands, Comprehensive Resort Development, Commercial Lands, Industrial Lands, Transportation, Public Facilities & Services, Environment and Natural Areas, Energy and Conservation, Parks, Trails and Recreation, Community, Heritage, Arts & Culture, and Development Permit Areas. The lands located within Electoral Area “F” of the Regional District of North Okanagan are the subject of Bylaw No. 2702.


All persons who believe that their interests are affected by Bylaw No. 2702 shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard or to present written submissions respecting matters contained in the Bylaw.


Copies of Electoral Area “F” Official Community Plan Bylaw No. 2702 and relevant staff reports may be inspected at the office of the Regional District of North Okanagan on or after June 23, 2016 and up to and including July 7, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding Statutory holidays.

You may provide input:
By e-mail: [email protected] prior to 12:00 p.m., Thursday, July 7, 2016
By letter: to the address provided below, please ensure that letter is received at the RDNO office prior to 12:00 p.m. Thursday, July 7, 2016; or
In Person: attend the delegated Public Hearing to present submissions.

Be advised that:
1. Your name and residential address must be included with your submission; and
2. Written submissions are subject to public disclosure.

PLANNING DEPARTMENT
9848 Aberdeen Road, Coldstream, BC V1B 2K9
Phone: 250-550-3746 / Fax: 250-550-3701

NO SUBMISIONS ON THE ABOVE BYLAW WILL BE RECEIVED BY THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS FOLLOWING THE CONCLUSION OF THE DELEGATED PUBLIC HEARING.