July 10: Public Hearing for Bylaw 2220 (Official Community Plan)

NOTICE OF A PUBLIC HEARING
MONDAY, JULY 10, 2017 at 5:30 P.M.

Information: The Corporation of the City of White Rock Official Community Plan Bylaw, 2017, No. 2220  

NOTICE is hereby given that the Council of the City of White Rock will hold a Public Hearing in the City Hall Council Chambers, 15322 Buena Vista Avenue, White Rock, BC, on MONDAY, JULY 10, 2017at 5:30 P.M. in accordance with the Local Government Act.  At the Public Hearing, all persons who deem their interest in property is affected by the proposed Bylaw shall be afforded an opportunity to be heard or to present written submissions reflecting matters contained in the proposed bylaw that is the subject of the Public Hearing.

BYLAW NO. 2220:     The Corporation of the City of White Rock Official Community Plan Bylaw, 2017, No. 2220         

PURPOSE:                   If Bylaw 2220 is adopted, Bylaw 1837, 2008, cited as “The Corporation of the City of White Rock Official Community Plan Bylaw 2008, No. 1837” and any and all amendments will be repealed and a new Official Community Plan (OCP) will be adopted.  The new OCP is a bylaw pursuant to Section 472 of the Local Government Act to adopt an Official Community Plan (OCP) for the City of White Rock, and provides a vision for future development in the City along with a statement of objectives and policies to guide decisions on planning and land use management within the City of White Rock. All lands within the City of White Rock are subject to this Bylaw.

Further details regarding the proposed Bylaw may be obtained from the City’s Planning and Development Services Department at City Hall or by contacting (604) 541-2136 | planning@whiterockcity.ca. You can also access the materials online at www.whiterockcity.ca/publicnotices

Should you have any comments or concerns you wish to convey to Council and you cannot attend the Public Hearing, please submit in writing to the City Clerk by noon (12:00 p.m.), Monday, July 10, 2017.  You may forward your submissions by:

  • mailing or delivering to the City Clerk’s Office at White Rock City Hall, 15322 Buena Vista Avenue, White Rock, BC V4B 1Y6; or
  • e-mailing the City Clerk at ClerksOffice@whiterockcity.ca with “Bylaw 2220” typed in the subject line.

Please Note: Correspondence that is the subject of a Public Hearing, Public Meeting, or other public processes will be included, in its entirety, in the public information package and will form part of the public record. Council shall not receive further submissions from the public or interested persons concerning the application after the Public Hearing has concluded.

A copy of the proposed Bylaw and associated reports may be inspected in the City Clerk’s Office at White Rock City Hall, 15322 Buena Vista Avenue, White Rock, BC, from Thursday, June 29, 2017 until July 10, 2017, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding weekends and statutory holidays.

Tracey Arthur, City Clerk