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Minor Variance
- April 22, 2021

The Corporation of the

Municipality of Powassan


Re: Minor Variance to seek relief from provisions of the Zoning By-law 2003-38 in accordance with Section 45(1) of

the Planning Act.

File #. 2020-04

Re: Applicant: Brittany Stillar

Location of Property: Concession 12, Part Lot 14, Plan PSR 1484, Part 12 (Refer to key map)


Present Status of Land Subject to Application: Lands are presently vacant.


Purpose of the Application: The Applicant is requesting relief from Section 4.2.2 (vi) which states that the minimum rear yard setback must be 25 feet (7.5m). The Applicant would like to construct a duplex which has a covered porch approximately 20.45 feet (6.24 m) from the rear lot line.


Additional Information: If you require additional information or have any questions with respect to this application please contact Ms. Kimberly Bester, Secretary-Treasurer at 705-724-2813.


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.


MAY 13, 2021


Time: 6:30 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.


NOTE: This will be a virtual meeting. If you wish to attend the virtual meeting, please call or email the Municipal office prior to the day of the public meeting so that you can be provided with a link to the meeting. If you do not have the capability to attend a virtual meeting, please provide written comments and a phone number where you can be reached to Deputy Clerk, Kimberly Bester, prior to the public meeting.






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 23rd of April 2021

Ms. Kimberly Bester, Secretary-Treasurer

Powassan Committee of Adjustment

Box 250, Powassan ON P0H 1Z0



The Municipality of Powassan
250 Clark Street PO Box 250 Powassan, ON P0H 1Z0 | Phone: 705-724-2813 | Fax: 705-724-5533 |

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