Notice of Public Hearing Regarding 259 Fox Street

Posted on Friday September 07, 2018
Location Map
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TAKE NOTICE THAT the Committee of Adjustment of the Town of Penetanguishene will hold a public meeting on Monday, September 24, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. in the Council Chambers, Townhall, 10 Robert Street W., Penetanguishene to hear a Minor Variance application pursuant to Section 45 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990. (Note: To access the Council Chambers please enter the Municipal Office from the parking lot at the rear of the building located adjacent to Shanahan Road)


Minor Variance Application (A7/2018) relates to the lands composed of Part of Lot 99 on Registered Plan 70, and municipally known as 259 Fox Street (see Location Map). The purpose of the application is to increase the total Lot Coverage for Accessory Buildings, from 55 square metres to 95 square metres, a variance of 40 square metres and to increase the maximum Height for Accessory Buildings from 4 metres to 5.1 metres, a variance of 1.1 metres. The purpose of the application is to permit the construction of a second Accessory Building on the property having a larger Lot Coverage and Height than currently permitted in the Residential First Density  Special (R1S) zone.

ANY PERSON MAY attend the public meeting and/or make written or verbal representation either in support of, or in opposition to, the proposed application.  Written comments are requested, especially if you are unable to attend. 

TAKE NOTICE THAT if you do not attend, or are not represented at the hearing, or do not submit written comments, the committee may proceed in your absence and you will not be entitled to any further notice of the proceedings.  If you wish to be notified of the decision of the committee in respect of the proposed application you must make a written request to the Penetanguishene Committee of Adjustment, P.O. Box 5009, Penetanguishene, Ontario, L9M 2G2.

If a person or public body that files an appeal to a decision of the Penetanguishene Committee of Adjustment in respect of the application does not make oral or written submissions to the committee before it makes a decision on this matter, the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) may dismiss the appeal without holding a hearing as provided by the Planning Act.  Additional information regarding the application is available to the public for inspection at the Town of Penetanguishene Municipal Office between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday.

DATED at the Town of Penetanguishene this 7th September, 2018.


Ayusha Hanif, Secretary-Treasurer

Committee of Adjustment