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  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (B-2016-033 & A-2016-057)

    Description

    The application is made for consent to partial discharge of mortgage and to convey 0.9 hectares of vacant land (Parts 3 and 4) for a proposed retirement home.  A parcel with an area of 0.75 hectares (Parts 1 and 2) will be retained for continued commercial use. Consent is also requested for reciprocal rights-of-way over Parts 2 and 4 for pedestrian and vehicular access.

    Parts 1 and 2 are zoned General Commercial Holding (GC(H)-913), in accordance with Zoning By-law No. 79-200, as amended by By-law No. 2010-133 allowing them to be used for commercial purposes.  Where GC(H)-913 zone requires a 6 metre landscape strip along the front lot line, a landscape strip of 3 metres is proposed.  A variance of 3 metres is requested. Further, where Zoning By-law 79-200 permits a maximum building height of 12 metres, a building height of 17.88 metres is proposed. A variance of 5.88 metres is requested. 

    Posting Dates

    1/5/2017 to 1/18/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (B-2016-032)

    Description

    The application is made for consent to convey Part 1 with an area of 828.2 square metres for future residential use.  A parcel with an area of 980.6 square metres (Part 2) will be retained for continued residential use and contains the dwelling known as 5493 Prince Edward Avenue.

    Posting Dates

    1/5/2017 to 1/18/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (A-2016-058)

    Description

    The applicant is proposing to demolish the existing building and construct a new structure on the property for the future use of a museum.  Zoning By-law No. 79-200 permits a maximum building height of 12 metres, whereas faux smoke stacks are proposed having a height of 28.1 metres.  A variance of 16.1 metres is requested for these features. Further, the main building has a height of 17.7 metres. A variance of 5.7 metres is requested.

    Posting Dates

    1/5/2017 to 1/18/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment (A-2016-056)

    Description

    The applicant is proposing to convert the single detached dwelling into a duplex dwelling.   Zoning By-law No. 79-200 requires a minimum lot area of 600 square metres, whereas a lot area of 565.8 square metres exists.  A variance of 34.2 square metres is requested. The by-law also requires a minimum lot frontage of 20 metres, whereas a lot frontage of 16.83 metres exists.  A variance of 3.17 metres is requested.

    Posting Dates

    1/5/2017 to 1/18/2017
  • Zoning By-law Amendment Application (AM-2015-003)DEFERRED

    Description

    The zoning amendment is requested to reduce the zoning requirement for landscaping in order to recognize an asphalt service lane that has been provided at the back of one of the buildings. The amendment is also to allow off-site parking on a parking area that has been established on lands owned by Hydro One to the west of the plaza. 

    Posting Dates

    12/28/2016 to 1/25/2017
  • Zoning By-law Amendment Application (AM-2016-020)

    Description

    The lands known as 4205 River Road are currently zoned Tourist Commercial (TC) in accordance with Zoning By-law No. 79-200.  The lands known as 4199 River Road and 4214 May Avenue are currently zoned Tourist Commercial with site specific regulations (TC-726) in accordance with By-law No. 2005-170 to permit the development of a tourist attraction known as Souvenir City.  The applicant is requesting a new site specific TC zone over the whole of the lands that will permit the number of required parking spaces to be reduced, highway buses to park in the front yard, and the maximum floor area of the development to be increased.

    Posting Dates

    12/28/2016 to 1/25/2017
  • Notice of Construction Shut Down

    Description

    Millennium Trail Section 6 - Contract No. 2016-409-16

    Posting Dates

    12/19/2016 to 4/17/2017
  • Solar Neighbourhood Park Playspace Improvement Project - Public Information Notice

    Description

    The City of Niagara Falls is pleased to advise about the start of work to the Solar Park Playspace Improvement Project.  Commencing the week of December 13th, the initial work involves removal of the existing playground equipment; sand; and excavation for the new playspace area.   The project work area will be fenced off for public safety.  The new playspace equipment will be installed in early spring 2017 and completion is expected by May 24th 2017.   The new playspace will be accessible, has a variety of new climbers; slides; play panels; rock climber; new swings; and a woodchip playsurface.

    Questions may be directed to Jeff Claydon, Landscape Architect at 905-356-7521 ext. 3334 or jclaydon@niagarafalls.ca

    Posting Dates

    12/13/2016 to 5/24/2017
  • Notice of Construction - Contract 2016-400-16

    Description

    Desson Avenue & Slater Avenue Sewer Separation, Watermain Replacement & Road Reconstruction

    Posting Dates

    9/14/2016 to 5/26/2017