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Public Notice Minor Variance #1
- May 21, 2020




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 #.   2020-01
Re: Applicant: Faim International Inc.

Location of Property: Part Lot 24, Concession 3 (South Himsworth), Part 2, Plan-21340
(102 Corkery Street) - Refer to key map

Present Status of Land Subject to Application:   Lands were used for institutional purposes (Long Term Care Facility).  The subject lands were the subject of a severance approval (B9/Powassan/2019) and the proposed variance is required to address zone compliance of the severed lot.

Purpose of the Application:  Applicant is requesting relief from Section 4.13.2 (vi)  - Minimum rear yard setback of 7.5 m.  The current rear yard setback is 6.7 m.

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.

JUNE 3, 2020 – 6:15 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:  If the Provincial State of Emergency is not lifted prior to the date of the public meeting, 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 21st day of MAY 2020

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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