Text Amendment - 21 Adams Avenue

Start Date: 
Tue, 2019/03/26 - 9:30am

The City of St. John's is considering a text amendment to the definition of Institution in the St. John’s Development Regulations to allow commercial and for-profit companies to develop institutional uses.
This amendment was prompted by an application to develop a transition house at 21 Adams Avenue. The development will house clients while they look for permanent accommodations and will also include three offices for professional services. 
Information regarding this amendment may be viewed at the Department of Planning, Engineering, and Regulatory Services, fourth floor, John J. Murphy Building (City Hall Annex). For further information, please phone 709-576-8220 or email planning@stjohns.ca.
Any person wishing to make a submission on this amendment must provide a signed written statement, including your name and street address, to the Office of the City Clerk by 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 26, 2019, either by mail: P.O. Box 908, St. John’s, NL, A1C 5M2; fax: 709-576-8474 or email: cityclerk@stjohns.ca. Written submissions received will become a matter of public record and will be included in the agenda for the regular meeting of Council on Monday, April 1, 2019, at which time Council is scheduled to make a decision on this amendment. Any identifying information beyond your name (civic address, email and/or other contact information) will be redacted (removed) prior to the information being released publicly.

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