For more information on current applications, please contact the Planning & Development Department at 905-835-2900 ext. 202. 

Official Plan Amendment Applications
Subject Property/File No. 

Mineral Aggregate Asphalt - File No. D09-01-20

The Official Plan is proposed to be amended by introducing new policies to Section 10: Mineral Aggregate and Petroleum Resources for the purposes of facilitating site-specific zoning by-law amendments via Zoning By-law 6575/30/18 for ancillary uses such as: asphalt plants, cement/concrete plants, and aggregate depots that blend and stockpile aggregate materials with salt and aggregate transfer except where otherwise prohibited by the policies of the plan.

D09-01-20 - Notice of Public Meeting - January 18th, 2022

Port Colborne Quarries Pit 3 Expansion - File No. D09-02-21

The application for Official Plan Amendment proposes to change the designation of the subject lands from Agricultural to Mineral Aggregate Operation. The application also proposes to add a Special Policy Area to permit the proposed expansion of the quarry. 

D09-02-21 - Notice of Complete Application 

D09-02-21 - Notice of Open House - September 9th, 2021

54 George Street - File No. D09-03-21

The application for Official Plan Amendment proposes to add a site-specific policy to the Urban Residential designation to the property to permit a 30-unit stacked townhouse development. The amendment is required to alter the Official Plan policy to permit a density of 103 units per hectare.

D09-03-21 - Notice of Public Meeting - January 18th, 2022

335 Wellington Street - File No. D09-05-21

The application for Official Plan Amendment proposes to add a site-specific policy to the Highway Commercial designation to the property to permit a cannabis retail store as well as add a definition to the Official Plan for “Cannabis Retail Store”. The amendment is required as the current Highway Commercial policies of the Official Plan do not support retail stores as a permitted use.

D09-05-21 - Notice of Public Meeting - January 18th, 2022

Zoning By-law Amendment Applications
Subject Property/File No. 

Mineral Aggregate Asphalt - File No. D14-03-21

Zoning By-law 6575/30/18 is proposed to be amended by adding a zone known as the Mineral Aggregate Ancillary Use (MAAU) zone, which will only be permitted via subsequent site-specific zoning by-law amendment applications. A comprehensive analysis with associated studies/reports will be required through any future site-specific amendment applications. The definition for Mineral Aggregate Operation zone is also proposed to be amended to not include accessory uses/facilities used in processing or recycling of mineral aggregate resources and derived products such as asphalt and concrete, or the production of secondary related aggregate products. Finally, the amendment proposes to add new definitions for “Aggregate Depot”, “Asphalt Plant, Permanent”, “Asphalt Plant, Portable”, and “Cement Concrete Plant”.

D14-03-21 - Notice of Public Meeting - January 18th, 2022

Port Colborne Quarries Pit 3 Expansion - File No. D14-09-21

The application for Zoning By-law Amendment proposes to change the zoning of the subject lands from Agricultural (A) to Mineral Aggregate Operation (MAO), as well as to reduce the minimum setback from a Provincial Highway from 90 metres to 30 metres. The application also proposes to add additional permitted uses to allow three existing residences to remain. 

D14-09-21 - Notice of Complete Application 

D14-09-21 - Notice of Open House - September 9th, 2021

 

54 George Street - File No. D14-15-21

The application for Zoning By-law Amendment proposes to change the zoning from Institutional (I) to R4-66, a special provision of the Fourth Density Residential (R4) zone that will permit a 30-unit stacked-townhouse development with a front yard setback of 4.5 metres, maximum building height of 14.5 metres, and a landscape buffer of 2.5 metres between the edge of the parking area and the lot line abutting a public road. Additionally, the proposed amendment will add a definition for a “Dwelling, Townhouse, Stacked” to Section 38 of Zoning By-law 6575/30/18.

D14-15-21 - Notice of Public Meeting - January 18th, 2022

335 Wellington Street - File No. D14-17-21

The application for Zoning By-law Amendment proposes to change the zoning from Highway Commercial (HC) to HC-67, a special provision of the Highway Commercial (HC) zone that will add a Cannabis Retail Store as a permitted use in addition to the uses already permitted in the HC zone. Additionally, the amendment proposes to add a definition to Section 38 of Zoning By-law 6575/30/18 for a “Cannabis Retail Store”.

D14-17-21 - Notice of Public Meeting - January 18th, 2022