NOTICE OF OPEN HOUSE - NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING - Proposed Official Plan & Zoning By-law Amendment

Posted by Michelle Cuthbert on Wednesday, April 24th, 2019


Proposed Official Plan & Zoning By-law Amendment

170 Welland Street, City Land on Lake Road and Transport Canada Lands


The City of Port Colborne has initiated applications for Official Plan and Zoning By-law amendment for the lands known as Part Lot 27 Concession 1, formerly in the Township of Humberstone, now in the City of Port Colborne, Regional Municipality of Niagara, municipally known at 170Welland Street, s/s Lake Road and all lands under federal government ownership on the east side of the Welland Canal.

The application for Official Plan Amendment proposes to change the EastWaterfront Secondary Plan designation for these properties from Parks and Open Space to

Industrial Area. The application for Zoning By-law Amendment of 170Welland proposes to change the zoning from P-CH (Park with Conversion Holding) to Light Industrial.

For City-owned lands on Lake Road and federal lands the Zoning By-law Amendment proposes to change the zoning from Light Industrial and P-CH (Park with Conversion

Holding) to Heavy Industrial.


For more information on the proposed changes please contact Evan Acs, Planner, at or 905-835-2900 ext 202. Members of the public are also invited to attend an open house to learn more about the proposed by-law amendment, ask questions of staff and leave written feedback.


Date: April 29, 2019

Time: 4:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Place: 3rd Floor Committee Room, City Hall

66 Charlotte Street, Port Colborne, Ontario


Input on the proposed changes are welcome and encouraged. You can provide input by address Council at the public meeting or by making a written submission to the City. Please note that unless you do one of the above now, you may not be able to appeal the decision later. If you wish to be notified of the date when Council will consider the recommendation report, please provide an email address to Evan Acs, Planner, stating such.


Date:May 13, 2019

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Place: City Hall Council Chambers, 3rd Floor

66 Charlotte Street, Port Colborne, Ontario


To provide input in writing, or to request personal notice of the decision of the Council of the proposed

Official Plan and Zoning By-law Amendments please send a letter to Amber LaPointe, City Clerk, 66 Charlotte

Street, Port Colborne, Ontario, L3K 3C8.

A copy of the Department’s Public Meeting Report will be available for inspection on May 10th 2019 in the Clerk’s Division, located on the First Floor, 66 Charlotte Street, Port

Colborne, Ontario, or on the City’s website at under “Council Agendas”.

To download the full notice and map, click here.


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