Notice of a Public Hearing

Application No. PL2015-172
846 Island Highway West
Electoral Area 'G'

Pursuant to Sections 464, 465 and 466 of the Local Government Act we advise you that a public hearing will be held Monday, October 30, 2017 at 6:30 pm at St. Columba Presbyterian Church, 921 Wembley Road, Parksville concerning the proposed "Regional District of Nanaimo Land Use and Subdivision Amendment Bylaw No. 500.404, 2017" affecting the property located at 846 Island Highway West in Electoral Area 'G', legally described as That Part of District Lot 87, Lying to the West of Pym Road, Except Parcels B (DD 4389N) and C (DD 9872N) of Said District Lot and Except that Part in Plans 14729, 50690, VIP60116 and VIP64801 (see location map below).

What is the Zoning Amendment about?

The applicant proposes to rezone the property from Residential 1 (RS1) Zone, Subdivision District 'Q' to a new Comprehensive Development Zone 51 (CD51). If adopted, Bylaw No. 500.404, 2017 will allow a multiple dwelling unit development of approximately twenty (20) units. A copy of the staff report is available on the Regional District of Nanaimo web page here.

Where can I get more information?

A copy of the proposed bylaw and relevant documents may be inspected at the hearing or prior to the hearing until October 30, 2017 at the Regional District of Nanaimo (RDN) office located at 6300 Hammond Bay Road, Nanaimo. Please contact the Planning Department Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, with extended business hours until 5:30 on Wednesdays.

The public hearing for this bylaw will be chaired by Director Stanhope or his alternate as a delegate of the Board. All persons who consider their interest in their property to be affected by the proposed bylaw shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard in person or by written submission at the public hearing. Written submissions can also be provided in advance of the public hearing and must be received at the RDN office by 4:30 pm, Friday, October 27, 2017 to ensure their inclusion in the public record.

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Nanaimo BC V9T 6N2

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