Public hearings are an opportunity for Council to hear from anyone affected by proposed bylaws or resolutions, including proposed amendments to the Land Use Bylaw or new or amended Area Structure Plans, prior to making a decision on the matter.

Public hearings are scheduled during regular Council meetings beginning at 1:00 pm in the order they appear on the agenda. The length of individual hearings can vary, therefore exact start times for specific applications cannot be provided.

You can speak at the hearing or provide written comments in advance. Written submissions must be received by 4:30pm the Thursday before the scheduled hearing date. Note any information you provide may be made public subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. If you wish to speak at a hearing, you will be invited to do so by the Chair as per the Procedural Bylaw. Visit the Council Calendar and select the Council Meeting or call 780-532-9722 for information on how to participate.

Written submissions should be sent to Planning and Development Services, County of Grande Prairie No. 1 at 10001 – 84 Avenue, Clairmont, AB T8X 5B2 or email.

Upcoming Public Hearings

January 25, 2021 - Public hearing opened and recessed to a future date.

Land Use Bylaw Amendments - Bylaw #2680

  1.  The purpose of the amendment is to designate parts of NE-3-75-6-W6; NW-3-75-6-W6; SE-3-75-6-W6; SW-3-75-6-W6; and SW-10-75-6-W6 located north of TWP RD 750 at RGE RD 63 from the Agricultural (AG) district to Intensive Recreation (IR) district to allow for the development of a shooting range. File PLLUB20200282

Please note: This hearing was recessed to allow the Provincial disposition to be completed prior to Council making a decision on the Land Use Bylaw amendment. Once a final decision has been reached by the Province, this public hearing will be rescheduled. Notice of the new date will be sent to all persons who have provided written comments. All written comments from the original public hearing and any provided prior to the Thursday immediately preceding the new date will be included in the agenda package for the new public hearing.

 

2021-01-25 Public Hearing Locations

September 27, 2021

Land Use Bylaw Amendments - Bylaw #2680

  1. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. NW-22-73-11-W6 located on the east side of RGE RD 113 south of TWP RD 734, and approximately one mile west of HWY 43 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision of one lot for country residential use. File PLLUB20210300.
  2. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. SW-34-73-8-W6 located south of TWP RD 735A and east of HWY 724 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the boundary adjustment of Pt. SW-34-73-8-W6 with Lot 1A Plan 0020522 for country residential use. File PLLUB20210354.
  3. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. SW-7-71-7-W6 located east of RGE RD 80 one mile north of TWP RD 710 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the boundary adjustment of Pt. SW-7-71-7-W6 with Lot 1 Plan 9820940 for country residential use. File PLLUB20210285.
  4. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. NE-29-73-3-W6 located west of RGE RD 34 one half mile north of TWP RD 734 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision of three lots for country residential use. File PLLUB20210222.
  5. The purpose of the amendment is to designate Pt. SE-17-74-5-W6 located north of TWP RD 742 between HWY 2 and RGE RED 54 from Agricultural (AG) to Country Residential (CR-5) district to allow for the subdivision of one lot for country residential use. File PLLUB20210341.

Location maps for September 27, 2021 rezoning applications for public hearing

October 4, 2021

Intention to Close Part of Road Plan 2056CL Located Within SE-2-71-10-W6 - Bylaw # 3173

The purpose of this application is to close a section of Road Plan 2056CL located within SE-2-71-10-W6. The County intends to dispose of its interest in this portion of land and consolidate it back into the quarter section in exchange for a new road right of way to realign RGE RD 102 and TWP RD 710. File PLRDC20210337.

Location Map of Road Closure File Number PLRDC20210337