Public Hearing - 130 Aberdeen Avenue

Wednesday, July 6, 2022 - 7:00pm
A Public Hearing will take place regarding an application to rezone land at 130 Aberdeen Avenue, to allow a mixed residential development.
The St. John’s Municipal Council adopted St. John’s Municipal Amendment Number 2, 2022, and St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 3, 2022, on June 13, 2022, and hereby gives notice of its intent to seek registration of the amendments from the Minister of Municipal and Provincial Affairs, in accordance with the Urban and Rural Planning Act.
The effect of the Municipal Plan amendment would be to re-designate 130 Aberdeen Avenue from the Commercial Land Use District to the Residential Land Use District and Open Space Land Use District.
The effect of the Development Regulations amendment would be to rezone
130 Aberdeen Avenue from the Commercial Regional (CR) Zone to the Residential 3 (R3) Zone, Apartment 2 (A2) Zone and Open Space (O) Zone.
Comment By
9:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 19, 2022
Time & Date
The Public Hearing is paper-based. Instead of a face-to-face traditional Hearing, the public are invited to write the City with their comments, concerns, or support. All submissions received will be forwarded to the commissioner. After the 30-day period, the commissioner will assemble all comments into a report to Council.

As well, the City is offering a virtual session for those who wish to speak with the commissioner, the applicant, and City staff.
Registration is required.
Virtual Session on Zoom 7p.m. Wednesday, July 6, 2022.
To register, visit:
The commissioner will include all comments made during the virtual session in the report to Council

Provide your comments to the Office of the City Clerk including your name and address to or P.O. Box 908, St. John’s, NL, A1C 5M2.
Comments received become a matter of public record and are included in the Council agenda for the date a decision on the application will be made. Any identifying information (including your name) will be removed prior to your comment being released publicly.  If you are writing on behalf of a group, organization, business, etc. and wish to remain anonymous, you must indicate as such with your submission.
Collection of personal information is authorized under the Access to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, 2015 and is needed to consider your comments on this application. Questions about the collection and use of your information may be directed to the City Clerk at 709-576-8202 or
Additional Information
Notices are sent to property owners within 150 metres of the application site. For more information call 709-576-6192, email or visit the City’s website ( under “Public Notices”.
A copy of the proposed Municipal Plan and Development Regulations amendment can be viewed at, or Planning & Development Division, fourth floor of the John J. Murphy building (City Hall Annex), weekdays from 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m
The Newfoundland & Labrador Public Libraries have Wi-Fi available in the parking lot of each library location if a resident has their own device: Arts & Culture Centre (125 Allandale Road, St. John's), Marjorie Mews Library (12 Highland Dr, St. John's), and Michael Donovan Library (655 Topsail Rd, St. John's).

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