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 beginning at 1:00 pm in the order they appear on the agenda. The length of individual hearings can vary, therefore exact start times for specific applications cannot be provided.

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

October 25, 2022

 

Land Use Bylaw Amendments - Bylaw #2680

1. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Lot 4 Plan 9720474 Pt. NE-2-72-6-W6 located at
10350-144 Avenue Grande Prairie in the Highway 43 West Industrial adjacent to Whispering Ridge within the Hamlet of Clairmont from Rural Medium Industrial (RM-2) to Rural Heavy Industrial (RM-3) district to allow for heavy industrial uses. File PLLUB20220323

Note: This hearing was originally scheduled on September 26, 2022 and was recessed to October 25, 2022 to allow the applicant further time to discuss the application with administration. Comments received prior to the deadline outlined in this notice will be included in the package presented to Council on October 25, 2022.

2. The purpose of this amendment is to designate Pt. NE-32-75-8-W6 located west of RGE RD 84 and South of the Saddle Hills County boundary from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision of one country residential lot. File PLLUB20220372

3. The purpose of this amendment is to designate Pt. SW-33-72-6-W6 located South of TWP RD 730 on RGE RD 64 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision of one country residential lot. File PLLUB20220375.

 

 

October 11, 2022

Land Use Bylaw Amendments - Bylaw #2680

1. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. SE-24-70-8-W6 located approximately one half mile south of TWP RD 704 on RGE RD 80A from Agriculture (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision of one country residential lot. File PLLUB20220324.
Location map for rezoning application PLLUB20220324

September 26, 2022

Bylaw #3195 Intention to Close Part of Range Road 54 North of Highway 2

File Number: PLRDC20220251
Location:
MERIDIAN 6 RANGE 5 TOWNSHIP 74 ALL THAT PORTION OF ORIGINAL GOVERNMENT ROAD ALLOWANCE ADJOINING THE WEST BOUNDARY OF 6-5-74-16-NW WHICH LIES BETWEEN THE PRODUCTION SOUTH WESTERLY OF THE NORTHERLY BOUNDARY OF RAILWAY PLAN 3285BU AND WHICH LIES SOUTH OF A LINE DRAWN AT RIGHT ANGLES TO THE SAID ROAD ALLOWANCE FROM A POINT ON THE EAST BOUNDARY OF THE SAID ROAD ALLOWANCE 53.50 METERS NORTHERLY FROM THE INTERSECTION OF THE EAST BOUNDARY OF THE SAID ROAD ALLOWANCE AND THE NORTHERLY BOUNDARY OF THE SAID RAILWAY PLAN.
Nature of the Application:
The purpose of this application is to close a portion of Government Road Allowance known as Range Road 54, located along the west boundary of NW-16-74-5-W6 and north of Railway Plan 3285BU which lies north of Highway 2 to public travel in response to a request by area landowners.
Location map for road closure file PLRDC20220251

Land Use Bylaw Amendments - Bylaw #2680

  1. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Lot 4 Plan 9720474 Pt. NE-2-72-6-W6 located at 10350 - 144 Avenue Grande Prairie in the Highway 43 West Industrial Park adjacent to Whispering Ridge within the Hamlet of Clairmont from Rural Medium Industrial (RM-2) to Rural Heavy Industrial (RM-3) district to allow for heavy industrial uses. File PLLUB20220323
  2. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. Lot B Plan 6443MC located on SE-15-72-3-W6 located at 10040 - 100 Street within the Hamlet of Bezanson from Urban Reserve (UR) to Rural Residential District (RR-4) to allow for the subdivision of one rural residential lot File PLLUB20220321
  3. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. SW-13-74-7-W6 located on the north east corner of the intersection of TWP RD 742 and RGE RD 71 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision of two lots for country residential use. File PLLUB202200331.

Location Maps for September 26, 2022 Land Use Bylaw Public Hearings

August 22, 2022

Land Use Bylaw Amendments - Bylaw #2680

 

1. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. NE-20-74-5-W6 located on the southwest corner of the intersection of TWP RD 744 and RGE RD 54 approximately one mile west of HWY 2 along TWP RD 744 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-4) district to allow for the subdivision of six country residential lots. File PLLUB20200254.

Note: This hearing was was held on August 22, 2022 and the bylaw amendment received first and second reading. The amendment will be brought back at a future date for third reading.

2. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. NW-21-74-5-W6 located on the southeast corner of the intersection of TWP RD 744 and RGE RD 54 approximately one mile west of HWY 2 along RGE RD 54 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision of two country residential lots. File PLLUB20200364.

Note: This hearing was was held on August 22, 2022 and the bylaw amendment received first and second reading. The amendment will be brought back at a future date for third reading.

3. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. NE-9-72-10-W6 located on the south side of TWP RD 722 west of RGE RD 103 and approximately one mile northwest of the Town of Beaverlodge from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the boundary adjustment of Lot 1 Plan 9721694 for country residential use. File PLLUB20220282.

Note: This hearing was held on August 22, 2022 and the bylaw amendment was adopted.

4. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. SE-20-71-3-W6 located on the west side of RGE RD 34 south of TWP RD 713A from Country Residential (CR-4) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision/boundary adjustment of two country residential lots. File PLLUB20220285.

Note: This hearing was held on August 22, 2022 and the bylaw amendment was adopted.

5. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. SE-16-71-8-W6 located north of TWP RD 712 approximately one quarter mile west of the Town of Wembley from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-4) district to allow for the subdivision of one country residential lot. File PLLUB20220233.

Note: This hearing was held on August 22, 2022 and the bylaw amendment was adopted.

Location Maps for August 22, 2022 Public Hearings

July 25, 2022

Land Use Bylaw Amendments - Bylaw #2680

  1. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. NE-20-74-5-W6 located on the southwest corner of the intersection of TWP RD 744 and RGE RD 54 approximately one mile west of HWY 2 along TWP RD 744 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-4) district to allow for the subdivision of six country residential lots. File PLLUB20200254.
    Note: This hearing was recessed to August 22, 2022 to allow further time to receive comments. All written comments received for the July 25, 2022 hearing and any additional comments received prior to the deadline for the August 22, 2022 hearing will be included in the package presented to Council on August 22, 2022.
  2. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. NW-21-74-5-W6 located on the southeast corner of the intersection of TWP RD 744 and RGE RD 54 approximately one mile west of HWY 2 along RGE RD 54 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision of two country residential lots. File PLLUB20200364.
    Note: This hearing was recessed to August 22, 2022 to allow the applicant to review and reconfigure the subdivision. All written comments received for the July 25, 2022 hearing and any additional comments received prior to the deadline for the August 22, 2022 hearing will be included in the package presented to Council on August 22, 2022.
  3. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. NE-14-73-5-W6 located on the west side of RGE RD 51 approximately one half mile north of TWP RD 732 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision of two country residential lots. File PLLUB20220219.
    Note: This amendment was approved following the hearing on July 25, 2022.

Location maps for July 25, 2022 Public Hearings