Public Hearing to be held at City Council for B5B and ACD

by Broadway 360 on August 20, 2012

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

  • Proposed New Commercial Zoning District – B5B – Broadway Commercial District
  • Proposed New Overlay Zoning District – AC2 – B5B Architectural Control Overlay District

Through proposed Zoning Amendment Bylaws (Bylaw Nos. 9053, 9054, 9055, 9056), several properties in the Broadway Commercial Area are proposed to be rezoned from B5 – Inner City Commercial Corridor to B5B – Broadway Commercial District and have the AC2 – B5B Architectural Control Overlay District applied to them. The two reports that will be considered by City Council regarding these changes can be found in the agenda of the August 7, 2012 meeting of the Municipal Planning Commission. The first report begins on page 36, with the second report immediately following on page 80. More information on this proposal can be found throughout the contents of this website.

Please note the following in your calendar as the date for the Public Hearing:

City Council – Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. (Council Chambers, City Hall)

The date of this meeting is subject to change. Any change of date will be announced on this website.

The proposed amendments were advertised in The StarPhoenix on Saturday, August 18, 2012. The proposed bylaws, Zoning Bylaw, and Zoning Map are available for examination in the Community Services Department, Planning and Development Branch, on the 3rd floor of City Hall. These documents may be examined by any person without payment of any fee between the hours of 8:09 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, all holidays excepted, up to and including Tuesday, September 4, 2012.

To speak to City Council about these proposed changes, you may submit a written request to the City Clerk’s Office by Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. Submitting a request will ensure your name is placed on the speakers list for the Public Hearing. However, City Council will hear from all members of the general public that are in attendance at the hearing and wish to speak to this matter. Those not on the speakers list that wish to speak will be invited to step forward upon conclusion of the speakers list. Presentations are limited to 5 minutes per person.

If you are unable to attend City Council, you may wish to make a written submission that will be considered by City Council in their deliberations. This letter must be received by the City Clerk’s Office no later than 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 4, 2012.

Written submissions and requests to speak to City Council may be submitted the following ways:

  1. E-mail: city.clerks@saskatoon.ca
  2. Write: City Clerk’s Office, 222 – 3rd Avenue North, Saskatoon SK S7K 0J5
  3. Online: On the City of Saskatoon website at www.saskatoon.ca, under ‘W’, select “Write a Letter to City Council

In your written submission, please include the following information:

  1. Address the letter to: His Worship and City Council c/o City Clerk’s Office
  2. Date of letter
  3. If you wish to speak to City Council in person
  4. Topic (Proposed B5B and AC2)
  5. Your name, address, and phone number

You are encouraged to contact the City Clerk’s Office at 975-3240 for further assistance with interacting with City Council.

The Broadway 360° Development Plan was created to help guide future public and private investments and development in the Broadway area. The Broadway 360° Steering Committee is made up of a number of stakeholders including local residents, business and property owners, developers, and representatives from the Nutana Community Association, Broadway Business Improvement District, and the City of Saskatoon.

Should you have any questions or concerns regarding these proposed amendments, please contact Paula Kotasek-Toth at 975-2993.

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