Public Hearing December 19, 2016 re: 3476 Wishart Road

A Public Hearing is scheduled for Monday, December 19, 2016 to provide an opportunity for feedback regarding allowing detached and duplex townhouse units with a minimum building separation of 2.4m at 3476 Wishart Road in Colwood. Read more about the project.

Date:  Monday, December 19, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm
Place: Colwood City Hall, 3300 Wishart Road, Colwood BC

What is a Public Hearing?

A Public Hearing is a vital part of Council’s review when applications are made to change the City’s Official Community Plan or Land Use Bylaw. It provides the public with a way to present their views to Council on items contained in the public hearing agenda. It is not a question and answer period. The Public Hearing is Council’s opportunity to listen to members of the public to hear their views or receive their written submissions on items contained in the public hearing agenda. Council is not able to discuss and debate the topic at the public hearing.

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Public Hearing December 5, 2016 re: Seniors Housing on Wale Road

A Public Hearing is scheduled for Monday, December 5, 2016 to provide an opportunity for feedback regarding proposed zoning amendments to include seniors congregate housing as a permitted use, and to increase the floor area ratio from 1.5 to 2.3 on the property at 333 Wale Road in Colwood. Read more about the project.

Date:  Monday, December 5, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm
Place: Colwood City Hall, 3300 Wishart Road, Colwood BC

What is a Public Hearing?

A Public Hearing is a vital part of Council’s review when applications are made to change the City’s Official Community Plan or Land Use Bylaw. It provides the public with a way to present their views to Council on items contained in the public hearing agenda. It is not a question and answer period. The Public Hearing is Council’s opportunity to listen to members of the public to hear their views or receive their written submissions on items contained in the public hearing agenda. The purpose is not for Council to discuss and debate the topic.

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Public Hearing November 23 re: 474 Goldstream Avenue

A Public Hearing is scheduled for Wednesday, November 23, 2016 to provide an opportunity for feedback regarding proposed amendments to the Colwood Land Use Bylaw that would include revised amenity contributions, inclusion of an interpretive centre and revised parking requirements at the development proposed for 468, 474 and 476 Goldstream Avenue. The interpretive centre would feature the historic Colwood Dairy and Cheese House. 

Date:  Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm
Place: Colwood City Hall, 3300 Wishart Road, Colwood BC

What is a Public Hearing?

A Public Hearing is a vital part of Council’s review when applications are made to change the City’s Official Community Plan or Land Use Bylaw. It provides the public with a way to present their views to Council on items contained in the public hearing agenda. It is not a question and answer period. The Public Hearing is Council’s opportunity to listen to members of the public to hear their views or receive their written submissions on items contained in the public hearing agenda. The purpose is not for Council to discuss and debate the topic.

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Public Hearing August 29, 2016 re: 291 Portsmouth Road

A Public Hearing is scheduled for Monday, August 29, 2016 to provide an opportunity for feedback regarding proposed amendments to the Colwood Land Use Bylaw to allow a subdivision to create two lots at 291 Portsmouth Road.

Date:  Monday, August 29, 2016
Time: 6:30 pm
Place: Colwood City Hall, 3300 Wishart Road, Colwood BC

What is a Public Hearing?

A Public Hearing is a vital part of Council’s review when applications are made to change the City’s Official Community Plan or Land Use Bylaw. It provides the public with a way to present their views to Council on items contained in the public hearing agenda. It is not a question and answer period. The Public Hearing is Council’s opportunity to listen to members of the public to hear their views or receive their written submissions on items contained in the public hearing agenda. The purpose is not for Council to discuss and debate the topic.

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Relaxation of Noise Bylaw for Community Events - June & July 2016

At their meeting of May 24, 2016, Colwood Council approved the following requests to relax the noise bylaw for special events. 

  • A request from the residents and owners of Ocean Grove for a relaxation of Sections C.1 and C.3 of the Colwood Noise Bylaw No. 38, 1986 to allow for their Ocean Grove residents' barbecue and concert to take place on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 3226 Selleck Way between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. Council required that organizers notify neighbouring areas about the event.  
     
  • A request from City staff for a relaxation of Sections C.1 and C.3 of the Colwood Noise Bylaw No. 38, 1986 to allow for the Eats & Beats at the Beach community event  to take place on Saturday, July 9, 2016 on Ocean Boulevard between the hours of 1:00 pm and 8:00 pm. Council required that staff notify neighbouring areas about the event. 
     
  • A request from West Shore Parks & Recreation for a relaxation of Sections C.1 and C.3 of the Colwood Noise Bylaw No. 38, 1986 to allow for their annual Neighbourhood Nights on Thursday July 14, 2l and 29 and August 4 and 18, 2016 at Herm Williams Park starting at 6:00p.m.. 

At their meeting of June 13, 2016, Colwood Council approved the following requests to relax the noise bylaw for special events. 

  • A request from Atomique Productions for a relaxation of Sections C.1 and C.3 of the Colwood Noise Bylaw No. 38, 1986 to allow for Tour de Shores, a one-time event to take place on Saturday, June 25, 2016 between the hours of 4:00 pm and 8:00 pm at the waterfront on Ocean Boulevard. Council required that the event organizers notify neighbouring areas about the event. 

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