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Road Closures

  • Stanley Avenue (Somerville) Bridge CLOSURE

    Effective Dates

    Tuesday, March 7, 2017 until Monday, July 31, 2017

    Reason

    Construction Project

    Type

    Temporary

    Contact

    Sherri-Marie Millar
    905-356-7521 ext. 4217

    Description

    The bridge is not safe for travel due to a recent accident that damaged the side railing. A previously scheduled rehabilitation will begin in early April and last approximately 60 working days or until mid-July, 2017. Upon successful completion of the rehabilitation works the bridge will be reopened. View on a map

    Detour Information

    Lyons Creek Rd to Sodom Rd to Willick Rd to Ort Rd to Reixinger Rd

  • Queen Street Cruise Nights

    Effective Dates

    Tuesday, May 2, 2017 until Tuesday, October 3, 2017

    Reason

    Special Event

    Type

    Temporary

    Contact

    Mathew Bilodeau
    905-356-7521 ext. 5202

    Description

    Queen Street will be closed Tuesday evenings from May 2, 2017 to October 3, 2017. Road closures will be occurring from 5:00PM to 9:00PM to facilitate Queen Street cruise night and car show – Cruising on the ‘Q’. View on a map

    Detour Information

    For additional information regarding transit re-routing please visit www.niagarafalls.ca/living/transit/route-detours

Public Notices

  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (A-2017-019)

    Description

    The applicant is requesting the Committee to allow a health centre to be added to the list of permitted uses on the property which is currently zoned Light Industrial (LI).  An indoor “rock climbing” facility is proposed to be established in an addition (approximately 396.8 square metres) to the building.  Further, where the zoning by-law permits a maximum building height of 12 metres, a building height of 16.4 metres is proposed for a portion of the addition.  A variance of 4.4 metres is requested.

    Posting Dates

    5/26/2017 to 6/7/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (A-2017-018)

    Description

    The applicant is proposing to construct 35 two-storey townhouse dwellings on the subject property by way of a vacant land plan of condominium known as Oldfield Estates Phase 4.  Site specific By-law No. 2016-112 requires a minimum lot area of 250 square metres for each dwelling unit, whereas a lot area of 249 square metres for each dwelling unit is proposed.  A variance of 1 square metre for each dwelling unit is requested.

    Posting Dates

    5/26/2017 to 6/7/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (A-2017-017)

    Description

    The applicant is proposing to construct a detached garage in the rear yard of the subject property.  Zoning By-law No. 79-200 permits a maximum building height of 4.6 metres, and a maximum wall height of 3.0 metres, whereas the proposed detached garage is 6.44 metres in height and has a wall height of 3.4 metres.  Variances of 1.84 metres and 0.4 metres, respectively are requested.

    Posting Dates

    5/26/2017 to 6/7/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (A-2017-020)

    Description

    The applicant is proposing to construct a 9 storey retirement residence on the subject property.  Site specific By-law No. 2008-162 permits the construction of a retirement home comprised of 102 private living units (without separate cooking facilities). The applicant is requesting a variance to the definition of a retirement home to include dwelling units (units with separate cooking facilities) and to vary the maximum number of private living units. The site specific by-law allows a maximum of 102 private living units whereas the applicant is proposing 80 dwelling units and the balance to be private living units.  Further, where Zoning By-law No. 79-200 requires 1.4 parking spaces per dwelling unit, the applicant is proposing to provide 0.6 parking spaces per dwelling unit.  A variance of 0.8 parking spaces per dwelling unit is requested.

    Posting Dates

    5/26/2017 to 6/7/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (B-2017-026)

    Description

    The application is made for consent to convey Part 2 with an area of 232.2 square metres located east of the existing dwelling on Part 1. This land is to be added to the abutting lot to the south (Part 3) containing a dwelling known as 5955 Carmen Street for continued residential use.  A parcel with an area of 681.5 square metres (Part 1) will be retained for continued residential use and contains the dwelling known as 3264 Sinnicks Avenue.

    Posting Dates

    5/26/2017 to 6/7/2017
  • Notice of Committee of Adjustment Public Meeting (B-2017-025 & A-2017-016)

    Description

    An application has been made for consent to convey Part 1 with an area of 708.2 square metres for future residential use.  Part 2 with an area of 708.2 square metres containing a single detached dwelling known as 7912 Woodbine Street will be retained for continued residential use.

    Posting Dates

    5/26/2017 to 6/7/2017
  • Zoning By-law Amendment Application & Draft Vacant Land Condominium (AM-2017-002 & 26CD-11-2017-003)

    Description

    The applicant is proposing to register a Vacant Land Condominium on the subject lands for a townhouse dwelling project having 10 dwelling units.  This plan will permit the creation of vacant land units (lots) for the future sale of the dwelling units.

    The applicant is requesting the zoning for the lands to be changed to a site specific Residential Low Density, Grouped Multiple Dwelling (R4) zone to allow a reduction in the minimum front yard depth, minimum rear yard depth, minimum interior side yard width, and minimum privacy yard depth for each townhouse dwelling unit.

    Posting Dates

    5/16/2017 to 6/14/2017
  • Zoning By-law Amendment Application (AM-2016-018)

    Description

    The zoning by-law amendment is proposed for various properties in the Fallsview Tourist District.  The location map to the right identifies the area of the proposed by-law.  The subject properties are zoned Tourist Commercial (TC) in accordance with Zoning By-law No. 79-200; some of the properties are occupied by dwellings.  Some of these dwellings appear to be unoccupied or are not being maintained.  As the TC zone does not permit dwellings, these dwellings are considered to have legal non-conforming status.

    Posting Dates

    5/16/2017 to 6/14/2017
  • Open House & Public Meeting Official Pan Amendment No. 124 & Proposed Zoning By-law Amendment

    Description

    The City of Niagara Falls is introducing new policies into the Official Plan and Zoning By-law to protect the City’s drinking water.  These policies implement the Niagara Peninsula Source Water Protection Plan which was prepared to provide a framework and policies to reduce the risk posed by water quality and quantity threats to drinking water.  It is a document prepared under the provisions of the Clean Water Act.

    Posting Dates

    5/16/2017 to 6/14/2017
  • Zoning By-law Amendment Application (AM-2017-003)

    Description

    The zoning amendment is requested to permit the existing building to be used as a medical marijuana facility licensed under Federal regulations. 

    The land is zoned General Industrial (G1-32), which does not permit a medical marijuana facility.  The applicant is requesting a medical marijuana facility be site specifically added to the list of uses permitted on the property.

    Posting Dates

    5/10/2017 to 6/14/2017
  • Notice of Construction - 2016-409-16

    Description

    Millennium Trail Section 6

    Posting Dates

    5/2/2017 to 6/15/2017
  • Notice of Construction - 2017-357-14

    Description

    Watermain Replacement Project - Butler Place, Secord Place, Empire Place

    Posting Dates

    4/27/2017 to 9/30/2017
  • Notice of Construction

    Description

    Crosswalk Rehabilitation - Tourist Core - Contract 2016-398-16

    Posting Dates

    4/7/2017 to 6/2/2017