Notice of a Public Hearing (Electoral Area C): 9669 Pemberton Portage Road Rezoning - February 1, 2022 at 4pm

Feb 01, 2022
Affected Communities: 
Electoral Area C

Public Notice is hereby given in accordance with Section 466 of the Local Government Act that a Public Hearing will be held electronically regarding the following bylaw:

  1. Squamish-Lillooet Regional District Electoral Area C Zoning Bylaw No. 765, 2002, Amendment Bylaw No. 1705-2021.

PURPOSE OF BYLAW 1705-2021:
The bylaw is associated with an application to amend the zoning to facilitate subdivision of a parcel into 8 residential lots and would see the property rezoned to a new zone (RR2-Rural 2). This will reduce the minimum parcel size to one hectare. The proposed Rural 2 zone would permit one single family dwelling per parcel. The area covered by Bylaw 1705-2021 is PID 029-238-412, LOT A DISTRICT LOT 5024 LILLOOET DISTRICT PLAN KAP92970 as outlined on the map included in this notice:

INFORMATION
A copy of the proposed bylaw and relevant background documents may be inspected at the Regional District office, 1350 Aster Street, Pemberton, BC, during office hours 8:00 am to 4:30 pm from January 17 to February 1, 2022 not including weekends and statutory holidays or on the SLRD website project page. The public hearing is to be chaired by Electoral Area C Director Russell Mack as a delegate of the SLRD Regional Board.

PUBLIC PARTICIPATION
All persons who believe that their interest in the property is affected by the proposed bylaw shall be afforded a reasonable opportunity to be heard or to present written submissions respecting matters contained in the bylaw at the public hearing. All persons can 1) submit written comments; and/or 2) make oral representations LIVE via online video or phone conferencing (your image will not be broadcast to the Board or the public).

1. Submit Written Comments to the Board:
Written submissions must be addressed to “SLRD Board of Directors,” and include your name and mailing address. Until 4:30pm on January 31, 2022, written submissions will be received at the following:

Email:
planning@slrd.bc.ca

Hard Copy:
Squamish-Lillooet Regional District
Planning Department
PO Box 219, Pemberton, BC V0N 2L0

Written submissions will also be accepted on February 1, 2022 between 8:00am and the time when the motion to close the Public Hearing is made. During this timeframe, written comments must be submitted by email to: cdewar@slrd.bc.ca

2. Participate LIVE via Online Video or Phone Conferencing
The live Public Hearing will take place February 1, 2022 at 4:00 p.m. via online video and phone conferencing. The Public Hearing will be conducted using Zoom and can be accessed via either online video or phone conferencing. No registration is required.

Log-in details will be posted below three days prior to the Public Hearing. You may also call the Planning Department three days prior to the Public Hearing at 604.894.6371 to get the log-in information. 

ACCESSING THE ELECTRONIC PUBLIC HEARING
Log-in details to come.

Instructions for Participating via Zoom Online Video or Phone Conferencing

Online video: It is possible to access the Public Hearing on a computer, tablet or smartphone. Your camera will not be available, but your microphone will need to be enabled. To indicate that you wish to make an oral representation, click on the ‘raise a hand’ feature. The moderator will allow each person to speak in turn. When it is your turn to speak, your microphone will be unmuted and you will be asked to provide your name and address for the public record. Please be patient as there may be others in the queue before you.

Phone conferencing: To access the Public Hearing by phone, use the phone number above along with the meeting ID and password from the website as prompted. To indicate that you wish to make an oral representation, use the ‘raise hand’ feature by dialing [*9]. When it is your turn to speak, the meeting moderator will announce the last three digits of your phone number, and your line will be unmuted. You will be asked to provide your name and address for the public record. Please be patient as there may be others in the queue before you.

After the conclusion of this Public Hearing, the SLRD Board cannot receive representations from the public on the proposed Bylaw.

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