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Zoning Bylaw Ammendment

February 13th 2018

VILLAGE OF EDAM Public Notice: Zoning Bylaw Amendment Public Notice is hereby given that the Council for the Village of Edam intends to adopt two (2) bylaws under The Planning and Development Act (PDA), 2007 to amend Bylaw No. 02-17, known as the Zoning Bylaw (ZB), and adopt a municipal bylaw regulating planning and development fees within the Municipality. INTENT: The intent of the proposed Zoning Bylaw amendment is to better align the Village of Edam’s Zoning Bylaw with provincial legislation regarding discretionary uses, notice of decisions, permit validity periods, development appeals boards, fees, aesthetic qualities and telecommunication towers. AFFECTED LAND: The affected land is legally described as all lands located within the jurisdiction of the Village of Edam. REASON: The reason for the amendment to the Zoning Bylaw is as follows: 1)Clarify for discretionary uses: application procedures, evaluation criteria, public notice requirements, how Council renders decisions, and potential limitations of approvals. 2)Simplify notice of decision procedures, clarify permit validity periods, and standardize Development Appeal Board procedures. 3)The municipality is also looking at adopting a fee schedule bylaw for planning and development. 4)The bylaw is also proposing to remove all references to the control of aesthetic requirements, and telecommunication towers. PUBLIC INSPECTION: Any person may inspect the bylaw at the Village office between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. as well as between 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Tuesday to Friday, excluding any statutory holidays. Copies will be available to the public, or by emailing the Village at edamvill@sasktel.net. Additional information and maps can be found on the Village website at www.villageofedam.ca. PUBLIC HEARING: The Public Hearing shall be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at the Village Office, Main Street, Edam, SK, S0M 0V0. Issued by the Village of Edam this 12th day of February, 2018. Pamela Dallyn Administrator