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Notice of Passing of Zoning By-law No. 2015-67

Description

The purpose of By-law No. 2015-67 is to add site specific regulations to the General Commercial (GC-1012) zoning of the property to reduce the parking requirements for commercial uses in the plaza to one space per 52.4 square metres of commercial floor area, to reduce aisle widths to 6.3 metres and to exempt a proposed commercial building on the lands from providing loading spaces.

Posting Dates

6/29/2015 to 7/17/2015

Zoning By-law Amendment Application (AM-2015-004)

Description

The lands are zoned Residential Low Density, Grouped Multiple Dwellings (R4-815) with site specific provisions restricting their use to a retirement home with up to 83 living units and a building height up to 13 to 16 metres as measured from Thorold Stone Road (2 to 4 storeys with a pitched roof). The applicant is requesting this site specific zoning be amended to increase the number of living units up to 118 and to increase the building height by 3.2 metres (one storey), to permit a 3 to 5 storey building with a pitched roof.

Posting Dates

6/29/2015 to 7/29/2015

Beaverdams Road - Temporary Road Closures in Order to Maintain Roadside Ditches

Description

Roadside ditch maintenance is being carried out on Beaverdams Road, periodically in sections. Sections of the road will be closed from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. but will be open for local traffic. After 2 p.m. the road will be open to all traffic. This work will be carried out over the course of the next two to three weeks. If you have any concerns about this work please contact the Municipal Service Centre at 905-356-1355 ext. 6200 or email mwrequests@niagarafalls.ca.

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    Posting Dates

    6/25/2015 to 7/15/2015

    Fernwood Woodlot Conservation Project - Open House

    Description

    A management plan is being developed for the conservation of the Fernwood Woodlot. The goal of management plans is to ensure the long-term sustainability of natural areas. As part of management planning the City of Niagara Falls will be conducting a public consultation process. This will give you an opportunity to learn more about the Fernwood Woodlot as well as share your ideas for the future of this natural area. The proposed management plan for the Fernwood Woodlot includes; nature trails (with possible boardwalks), signage (educational and rules), a neighborhood access sidewalk on Tapestry Court, hazard tree removal, an access at Garner Road (with possible gravel parking area), removal of non-native plants and shrubs, planting of native species, woodlot edge maintenance buffer and a long term monitoring program. A public open house is being held on Tuesday June 30, 2015 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm at Fernwood Park (9260 Hendershot Bvd. Niagara Falls). If you are unable to attend this open house, please feel free to contact David Antonsen with your questions and thoughts about the Fernwood Woodlot by Friday July 10, 2015. David Antonsen, OALA, CSLA Landscape Architect Municipal Works Dept. 4310 Queen Street Niagara Falls ON. L2E 6X5 dantonsen@niagarafalls.ca

    Posting Dates

    6/19/2015 to 7/11/2015

    Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (B-2015-006 & A-2015-022)

    Description

    The application is made for consent to convey Part 1 with an area of 630.3 square metres for future residential use. A parcel with an area of 614.3 square metres (Part 2) containing a dwelling known as 5763 Woodland Boulevard will be retained for continued residential use. A related minor variance application (File A-2015-022) has been submitted to vary the zoning regulation for minimum lot area, for Parts 1 and 2 and for minimum front yard depth for the proposed dwelling on Part 1.

    Posting Dates

    6/16/2015 to 7/1/2015

    Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (B-2015-008)

    Description

    The proposal is to reconfigure the lot boundary between the two existing parcels that were previously created through a consent application. The application is made for consent to convey 78.1 hectares of land (Part 1) (8230 Oakwood Drive), to 8252 Oakwood Drive (Part 2), to form one large parcel consisting of the combination of Part 1 with Part 2 for continued Industrial use.

    Posting Dates

    6/16/2015 to 7/1/2015

    Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (A-2015-023 & B-2015-007)

    Description

    The property is subject of a concurrent consent application (File B-2015-007) for consent to convey a parcel of land (Part 1) for future residential use. Zoning By-law No. 79-200 requires a minimum lot area of 370 square metres, whereas Part 1 would provide a lot area of 332 square metres. A variance of 38 square metres is requested. Also, where the by-law requires a minimum lot frontage of 12 metres, a lot frontage of 10.668 metres is proposed. A variance of 1.332 metres is requested. Further, where the by-law requires a minimum front yard depth of 6 metres, the proposed dwelling would provide a front yard depth of 4.5 metres. A variance of 1.5 metres is requested.

    Posting Dates

    6/16/2015 to 7/1/2015

    Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting Notice (A-2015-021)

    Description

    The applicant is proposing to construct a two and a half storey semi-detached dwelling on the subject property. Site specific By-law No. 97-174 only permits a single family dwelling or on-street townhouse dwelling, whereas the applicant is requesting a variance to the by-law to allow a semi-detached dwelling. Also, where the by-law permits a maximum driveway width of 6.9 metres, a driveway width of 12.1 metres is proposed. A variance of 5.2 metres is requested. Further, where the by-law requires a minimum rear yard depth of 7.5 metres, a rear yard depth of 6.5 metres is proposed. A variance of 1 metre is requested.

    Posting Dates

    6/16/2015 to 7/1/2015

    Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (B-2015-004 & B-2015-005)

    Description

    The proposal is to reconfigure the lot boundaries between three existing parcels. Two of the three parcels (Parts 2 and 4) were previously created through consent applications.

    Posting Dates

    6/16/2015 to 7/1/2015

    Odour Issues - Chippawa Low Lift Sewage Pumping Station

    Description

    Niagara Region has undertaken work with the City of Niagara Falls at Chippawa Low Lift Sewage Pumping Station to construct a combined sewer overflow tank, to mitigate basement flooding occurrences in Chippawa. Dewatering operations have caused significant odour issues as a result of naturally occurring gases in the ground water. Efforts are being made to resolve this issue as soon as possible. Your co-operation and patience during this period of inconvenience is appreciated. Any inquiries concerning this project may be directed to Graeme Guthrie, Project Manager, at 905-980-6000 ext. 3766.

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      Posting Dates

      6/2/2015 to 6/30/2015

      MTO - Highway 420/QEW Construction Project

      Description

      Rehabilitation of four structures at Highway 420/Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW). Interchange and pavement resurfacing. Including all ramps and Highway 420 from Montrose Road to Stanley Avenue. Please open the attached file for more information.

      Posting Dates

      5/7/2015 to 5/31/2016

      LED Street Light Retrofit Project

      Description

      Project Overview: Replace approximately 8,650 cobra head street lights throughout the City.

      Posting Dates

      4/1/2015 to 10/31/2015

      Region - NOTICE TO RESIDENTS & BUSINESSES

      Description

      2014-T-119 Contract RN 14-19 Intersection Improvements Regional Road 20 (Lundy's Lane) at Garner Road And Roadway Lighting Improvements on Regional Road 20 (Lundy's lane) from Garner Road to Kalar Road In the City of Niagara Falls

      Posting Dates

      4/1/2015 to 7/31/2015