A new comprehensive city-wide Zoning By-law 2013-283, together with an accompanying amendment to the City's Official Plan (Amendment No. 4) was passed by City Council on December 16, 2013, and is subject to an appeal period which expires on January 20, 2014.
The Notice of Passage of Zoning By-law 2013-283 and Official Plan Amendment No. 4. provides detailed information with respect to the process and timing for lodging of an appeal to the new Zoning By-law and/or Official Plan Amendment.
A zoning by-law regulates the use of land and the character, location and use of buildings and structures thereon. Things that are typically regulated include type of uses permitted on a lot, lot size and dimensions, the location, size, bulk and height of building and structures, and landscaping and parking requirements.
When sufficient information has been provided, a Zoning Technician from the Planning and Development Services Department can advise: