Notice of a Public Open House – Zoning By-Law Review and Update

June 19, 2019

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE
ZONING BY-LAW REVIEW AND UPDATE

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE: The Corporation of the Township of Nipissing is updating their Zoning By-law pursuant to Section 34 of the Planning Act, R.S.O. 1990, C.P. 13 as amended. The Township will be holding a Public Open House to allow the public to review and ask questions regarding the draft Zoning By-law and associated mapping schedules.

DATE AND LOCATION OF PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE:

Date: September 10th, 2019
Time: 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location: Township of Nipissing Community Centre
2381 Highway 654
Nipissing, Ontario

THE PURPOSE OF THE PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE: The Township of Nipissing recently completed an updated to its Official Plan and took effect on April 11, 2018. Following the update to the Official Plan, the Zoning By-law document is also proposed to be updated in order to conform to the Official Plan. The current Zoning By-law was approved on March 6, 2012. A Zoning By-law is a tool used to regulate the use of land, buildings and structures; and, the placement of building and structures within the Township. A copy of the draft Zoning By-law and mapping schedules will be available for public review and comment. The Public Open House will include an informal walkabout of exhibits and opportunity for the public to ask questions to Township and MHBC Planning Staff regarding the Zoning By-law.

Comments received from the Public Open House will be considered in the development of the Township’s update to the Zoning By-law.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND COMMENTS: Additional information is available between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on regular weekdays at the Township of Nipissing Office and available on the Township web site at www.nipissingtownship.com, by August 20th, 2019. The Zoning By-law update is applicable to all land within the corporate boundaries of the Township of Nipissing. Please direct inquiries and comments to the Township’s Planning Department by Phone at (705) 724-2144, or Fax at (705) 724-5385.

Dated at the Township of Nipissing this 18th day of June, 2019.

Charles Barton, CAO and Clerk
Township of Nipissing