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Minor Variance
- September 14, 2018

The Corporation of the
Municipality of Powassan

Re:  Minor Variance to seek relief from a provision of the Zoning By-law 2003-38 in accordance with Section 45 9l) of
        the Planning Act.
File #.  2018-02
Re: Applicant: Eckensviller, Brian & Melanie

Location of Property: Lot 26, Con. 4, Reg. PCL 3115 NS, Pcl 4547 NS – 705 Hemlock Road.
   (Refer to key map)

Present Status of Land Subject to Application: Lands are used for residential purposes and are subject to an application for lands severance (NAPB File # B/11/Powassan/2018).

Purpose of the Application:  Applicant is requesting relief from Section 4.5.2 (iv) of the Zoning Bylaw which requires a 15 metre exterior yard setback.  The applicant has submitted an application to the North Almaguin Planning Board to sever approximately 74.5 acres from the existing 76.5 acre parcel upon which a dwelling currently exists.  The new 2 acre lot (containing the dwelling) will not comply with the exterior side yard setback regulation of 15 metres. The proposed variance will also recognize an existing detached garden shed which is located in the front yard of the existing dwelling on the proposed lot. The variances have been requested to ensure the proposed new lot is compliant with the Municipality’s Zoning By-law.

TAKE NOTICE THAT an application under the above file number will be heard by the Committee of Adjustment on the date and time and place shown below, under the authority of Section 45 of the Planning Act.

SEPTEMBER 25, 2018 – 6 PM

PUBLIC HEARING:  You are entitled to attend this hearing in person or you may be represented by Counsel or an Agent to give evidence about the application.  Signed, written submissions that relate to this application shall be accepted by the Secretary-Treasurer before or during the hearing of the application at the address above and shall be available to any interested person for inspection prior to or at the hearing.

FAILURE TO ATTEND:  If you do not attend at this Public Hearing, it may proceed in your absence and except otherwise provided in the Planning Act, you will not be entitled to any further notice in the proceedings.

NOTICE OF DECISION:  A certified copy of the decision, together with a notice of the last day of appealing to the Local Planning Appeals Tribunal shall be sent, no later than 10 days from the making of the decision, to the applicant, and to each person who appeared in person or by counsel at the hearing and who filed a request for notice of the decision.

Dated this 14th day of September 2018

Ms. Kimberly Bester, Secretary-Treasurer
Powassan Committee of Adjustment
Box 250, Powassan ON P0H 1Z0

MV 2018-02





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