Cancelled - Public Hearing - 729 Fowlers Road

Tue, 2016/06/28 - 7:00pm

No submissions were received by the deadline date. Therefore, in accordance with the Urban and Rural Planning Act, the public hearing was cancelled.

The St. John's Municipal Council adopted St. John’s Municipal Plan Amendment Number 137, 2016, and St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 628, 2016, at its regular meeting held May 30, 2016, and hereby gives notice of its intent to seek registration of the amendments from the Minister of Municipal Affairs in accordance with the Urban and Rural Planning Act.
 
The effect of the St. John’s Municipal Plan Amendment Number 137, 2016, would be a text amendment to allow personal care homes to be considered within the Rural Land Use District.
 
The effect of the St. John’s Development Regulations Amendment Number 628, 2016, would be a text amendments to consider "Personal Care Home" as a Discretionary Use in the Rural (R) Zone.
 
The amendments are in reference to an application submitted by Teen Challenge to open an addictions rehabilitation and treatment facility at 729 Fowler’s Road (former Circle Square Ranch). This application will require upgrading and paving of approximately 1.6 kilometres of Fowler's Road, and will be completed at the applicant’s expense.
 
Information concerning this application may be viewed at the Department of Planning, Development and Engineering, third floor, St. John’s City Hall, please phone 709-576-8220, or email: planning@stjohns.ca.  
 
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