Notice of Complete Application for Official Plan and Zoning By-Law Amendments

Posted on Wednesday September 14, 2022
Key Map
26 Edward St. Key Map

The Corporation of the County of Peterborough has received a complete application for an Official Plan Amendment in accordance with Section 22(6.4) of the Planning Act.  The application has been assigned file number 15OP-21014.

The Corporation of the Township of Selwyn has received a complete application for a Zoning By-Law Amendment (ZBA) in accordance with Section 34(10.4) of the Planning Act. The application has been assigned file number C-17-21.

Location
A key map is attached which indicates the location of the lands which are subject to the application.  The lands are located at Part Lot 17, Concession 7 (Lakefield Ward) in the Township of Selwyn having the municipal address of 26 Edward Street.  A proposed site plan is also available for review.

Purpose and Effect of the Application
The proposed Official Plan amendment will facilitate the development of a six (6) unit townhouse on the property.  The current “Medium Density Residential (exception)” Official Plan designation permits a 4-plex and a duplex. In addition, the proposed Zoning By-law Amendment will amend the existing zoning of the subject lands to permit the development of the subject lands as described above.

Supporting Studies and Documents
In support of the applications, the following documents/studies were submitted and are currently undergoing technical review:

 

Public Meeting
The Corporation of the Township of Selwyn will hold a Public Meeting on Tuesday, October 11, 2022 at 6:30 p.m. to consider the proposed Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments under Sections 17 and 34 of The Planning Act, R.S.O., 1990, as amended. 

Participation in the Public Meeting

 

Virtual
Any person may attend the virtual public meeting and make written and/or oral submissions either in support or opposition to the proposal.  In order to make arrangements to attend the virtual meeting please contact the Clerk by email at achittick@selwyntownship.ca no later than 4:00 p.m. on the day prior to the scheduled public meeting.  You will be given guidance and instructions on how to attend via Zoom.  It is the responsibility of those interested in attending to have the technology in place to connect to the meeting.

In-Person
There will be limited opportunities for individuals to attend the meeting in person if you are unable to attend the virtual meeting.  Please contact the Clerk via email at achittick@selwyntownship.ca for further details.


The Right to Appeal
If a person or public body does not make oral submissions at a public meeting or make written submissions to the County of Peterborough in respect of the proposed Official Plan Amendment, or to the Township of Selwyn in respect of the proposed Zoning By-Law Amendment, before the approval authorities give or refuse to give approval to the Official Plan Amendment or Zoning By-Law Amendment, the person or public body is not entitled to appeal the decision of the approval authority 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 the County of Peterborough in respect of the proposed Official Plan Amendment or to the Township of Selwyn in respect of the proposed Zoning By-Law Amendment, before the approval authorities make a decision regarding the amendments, 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 do so.

To Be Notified
If you wish to be notified of the decision for the application, you must make a written request to the County of Peterborough or Township of Selwyn at the addresses noted below.

Getting Additional Information
Links to supporting information and material have been included in this Notice, and can be found as attachments at the bottom of this page.  To view a hardcopy of the any documents or for additional information concerning the applications, please contact the County of Peterborough or the Township of North Kawartha at the addresses noted below.

This notice is circulated as a requirement of the Planning Act, and is intended to provide the public and ministries / agencies with information related to the proposed amendment, in order to solicit public / agency input. This notice does not infer that the application is approved.

 

Contact Information

Malini Menon, Planner
County of Peterborough
470 Water Street
Peterborough, ON     K9H 3M3

Tel: (705) 743-0380
mmenon@ptbocounty.ca

Per Lundberg, Planner
Township of Selwyn
1310 Centre Line
Selwyn, ON
K9J 6X5

plundberg@selwyntownship.ca