TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Corporation of Loyalist Township has received the following complete applications pursuant to the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P. 13, as amended, and that Council for Loyalist Township has scheduled a virtual Public Meeting on Monday December 13th, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. or shortly thereafter to consider the following amendment to the Official Plan and amendment to the Zoning By-Law 2001-38, as amended, in accordance with the provisions of section 17(15) and 34(12) of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990.

Brookland Square Holdings Limited – 374 Amherst Drive, Amherstview

Official Plan Amendment File No: D09-003-2021 and Zoning Amendment File No: D14-010-2021

Location

The proposed Official Plan Amendment and Zoning By-law amendment applies to property municipally addressed as 374 Amherst Drive and further described as Block 9 and Part of Blocks 6, 7 and 8 on Registered Plan 29M-35 located on the southside of Amherst Drive within the Settlement Area of Amherstview (highlighted below).

Settlement Area

Purpose and Effect of the Official Plan Amendment - File No. D09-003-2021

The proposed Official Plan amendment to the Loyalist Township Official Plan proposes to redesignate the property from Medium Density Residential to High Density Residential to facilitate 30 Stacked Row House units.

Purpose and Effect of the Zoning By-Law Amendment - File No. D14-010-2021

The proposed amendment to the Loyalist Township Zoning By-Law 2001-38 as amended, will serve to rezone the property from the Shopping Centre Commercial (C4-5) Zone to a Residential Type Five Exception (R5-XX) Zone to permit the proposed 30 Stacked Town House units.

The Zoning By-Law Amendment is requesting the following amendments for site specific zoning provisions for stacked townhouses:

  • Lot Frontage
  • Lot Area
  • Front Yard
  • Exterior Side Yard
  • Interior Side Yard
  • Rear Yard
  • Lot Coverage
  • Height of Buildings
  • Parking Requirements

You are invited to attend this virtual Public Meeting to express your views about this application or to be represented by Counsel for this purpose, however written comments submitted prior to the meeting are strongly encouraged.

The Council Agenda will provide further instructions on how to participate in the public meeting and can be found at the following link https://loyalist.civicweb.net/Portal/ prior to the meeting.

Alternatively, you may contact David Casemore, Approvals Planner at the contact details below in order to receive information on how to view and participate in the meeting.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION relating to the official plan amendment and zoning amendment is available for inspection and can be sent to the requester by e-mail. A staff report pertaining to this application will be included in the Council Agenda and will be available prior to the meeting at the following link: https://loyalist.civicweb.net/Portal/.

For more information about this matter, including information about preserving your appeal rights, please contact David Casemore, Approvals Planner at 613-386-7351, extension 129 or through email at dcasemore@loyalist.ca

Representation and Information

ANY PERSON may attend the virtual Public Meeting and make a verbal statement and/or make written representation either in support of or opposition to the proposed amendments and draft plan of subdivision.

If a person or public body would otherwise have an ability to appeal the decision of Loyalist Township Council to the Ontario Land Tribunal, but the person or public body does not make oral submissions at the public meeting or make written submissions to Loyalist Township before the proposed Official Plan amendment is adopted or before the by-law is passed, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision to the Ontario Land Tribunal.

If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to Loyalist Township before the proposed Official Plan amendment is adopted or before the by-law is passed, the person or public body may not be added as a party to the hearing of an appeal before the Ontario Land Tribunal unless, in the opinion of the Tribunal, there are reasonable grounds to add the person or public body as a party.

If you wish to be notified of the decision of Loyalist Township Council in respect of the proposed plan of subdivision, the proposed Official Plan amendment or the proposed zoning by-law amendment, you must make a written request to:

Debbie Chapman
Director of Administrative Services/Clerk
Loyalist Township, PO Box 70, 263 Main Street
Odessa, Ontario  K0H 2H0

Dated at Loyalist Township this 4th day of November, 2021.

If you are a person with a disability and need Loyalist Township information in another format, please contact 613-386-7351, ext. 100, between 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. or email info@loyalist.ca.

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