Public hearings are an opportunity for Council to hear from anyone affected by proposed bylaws or resolutions, including proposed amendments to the Land Use Bylaw or new or amended Area Structure Plans, prior to making a decision on the matter.

Public hearings are scheduled during regular Council meetings and begin around 1:00 pm. You can speak at the hearing or provide written comments in advance. Written submissions must be received by 4:30pm the Thursday before the scheduled hearing date. Note any information you provide may be made public subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. If you wish to speak at a hearing, you will be invited to do so by the Chair as per the Procedural Bylaw. Visit the Council Calendar and select the Council Meeting or call 780-532-9722 for information on how to participate.

Written submissions should be sent to Planning and Development Services, County of Grande Prairie No. 1 at 10001 – 84 Avenue, Clairmont, AB T8X 5B2 or email.

Upcoming Public Hearings

January 25, 2021

Land Use Bylaw Amendments - Bylaw #2680

  1.  The purpose of the amendment is to designate parts of NE-3-75-6-W6; NW-3-75-6-W6; SE-3-75-6-W6; SW-3-75-6-W6; and SW-10-75-6-W6 located north of TWP RD 750 at RGE RD 63 from the Agricultural (AG) district to Intensive Recreation (IR) district to allow for the development of a shooting range. File PLLUB20200282

Please note: This hearing will be available to the public through a telephone town hall and will be live streamed electronically through Microsoft Teams. Visit the Council Calendar and select the Council Meeting or call 780-532-9722 for information on how to participate.

 

2021-01-25 Public Hearing Locations

February 8, 2021

Land Use Bylaw Amendments - Bylaw # 2680

  1. The purpose of the amendment is to designate parts of SE-9-74-5-W6, located on the west side of RGE RD 53 approximately 0.5 miles south of TWP RD 742, from the Agricultural (AG) district to Country Residential (CR-5) district to accommodate the subdivision of 3 country residential lots. File PLLUB20200432.
  2. The purpose of the amendment is to designate parts of NW-6-73-5-W6, located on the east side of RGE RD 60 approximately 0.5 miles north of TWP RD 730 and adjacent to the north boundary of the Hamlet of Clairmont, from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to accommodate the subdivision of 2 country residential lots off NW-6-73-5-W6 and Lot 1 Block 1 Plan 0525851 Pt. NW-6-73-5-W6. File PLLUB20200460
  3. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Lot 2 Plan 0122048 PT. SE-20-71-6-W6, located along TWP RD 713A adjacent to the City of Grande Prairie and Silver Pointe, from Agricultural (AG) to Rural Light Industrial (RM-1) district to accommodate the subdivision of 3 industrial lots. File PLLUB20190749.

Locations of Rezoning Public Hearings for 2021-02-08

Cowan Area Structure Plan Amendment - Bylaw # 3152

The proposed amendment, Bylaw No. 3152, is a textual amendment of Bylaw No. 3039 The Cowan Area Structure Plan to remove the requirement for properties located within the plan area, SE-20-71-6-W6 from needing to be annexed by the City of Grande Prairie prior to development or subdivision. File PLOPA20200472.

Cowan Area Structure Plan - Plan Area